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Weights & Inspection Auditor (Full-Time)

Location:US-NJ-South Kearny
Posted On:01/16/2017
Requisition Number:2017-25097


As a Weights & Inspections Auditor your duties and responsibilities will include:
- Re-weigh and inspection process of customer shipments.
- Coordinate W&I activity to ensure appropriate freight charges on each shipment.
- Provide continuous review of accuracy of National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC ) commodity descriptions and reported weight on bills of ladings as provided by shippers.
- Complete density studies for the Pricing department.
- Provide support to Sales team on customer calls to existing and potential accounts.
- Coordinate scale inspections and calibration of forklift weigh systems as needed. Train & instruct others on usage of same systems.
- Exhibit effective written, verbal and personal skills for handling customer phone inquiries, working with both print and electronic correspondence and assisting other team members, supervisors and upper management.
- Typing and keyboarding skills; speed and accuracy, ten key adding/calculator proficiency


- High School diploma, 2 year college degree preferred
- Basic computer skills to readily enter, access, review or change data as required.
- Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to the implications of W&I corrections to our customers.
- Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills.
- Ability to communicate with internal and external customers effectively.
- Ability to communicate with internal and external customers effectively.
- Organizational and prioritizing skills to expedite and effectively manage work load.
- Ability to work varying shifts/hours/days as needed.
- Ability to learn quickly and work independently
- Must be able to work in a non-temperature controlled open air dock platform in all weather conditions (hot or cold weather)
- Must be able to stand, bend, stoop, and walk frequently on a concrete dock surface subject to dust or other debris as needed to physically inspect shipments.
- Ability to utilize NMFC as a resource to determine correct classification of customer shipments
- Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations necessary to do the work, including counting goods and weight calculation
- Previous experience Transportation, Logistics or related field.


At New Penn, quality service is a given. It is a function and priority of every job. Every single employee makes a difference and adds to the success of this company. The Weights and Inspections (W&I) Auditor will reweigh and inspect customer shipments to ensure appropriate freight charges are applied to customer shipments and will support the Pricing Department as needed. This is a position involving Weights and Inspection duties as well as data entry and performing various clerical functions in delivering excellent customer service skills for internal and external customers. 


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