Lead Dock Agent

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Wake up each day to be part of a movement. A movement to make an impact. A movement to go for it. A movement to provide solutions. A movement to be empowered. A movement to do the right thing. our people deliver.® Empowerment, active listening and creative thinking are a few attributes AIT teammates exercise to deliver a world-class customer experience. Position Overview: AIT seeks a Full-Time Lead Dock Agent to work in our Torrance, CA office! The Lead Dock Agent will be responsible for processing shipments in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring operational excellence, high efficiency, and customer satisfaction. What You Will Be Doing Day-to-Day: * Load and unload trucks in a safe & efficient manner in accordance with SOP * Pull and stage outbound freight using loading manifest * Identify and process domestic and international freight accurately * Ensure freight is placed in the in designated areas accurately and timely * Must operate propane Forklift * Processing all cargo Dim and re-weigh and properly secured * Promotes and maintains a safe and clean work environment * All other duties as assigned What We Look for in Teammates: * A team player who works well with others - being respectful to our teammates is a Core Value! * A strong work ethic with an appreciation for ownership, independence, accountability and autonomy in your role. * Growth mindset - being passionate about your craft, always looking for ways to improve yourself and the company, being open to change and doing things differently. Other Skills We Hope to See: * High School Diploma or equivalent preferred * Forklift Operations certified required * Minimum 1-3 years' experience in warehouse/logistics industry * Exhibits strong oral and written spanish skills * Able to communicate effectively * Attention to detail * Able to work in a fast paced and team oriented environment * Knowledge of airport codes destinations and basic geography knowledge Physical and Other Requirements: * Must be able to successfully obtain and maintain certification in Fork Lift Operation * Able to repetitively lift a minimum of 50lbs for a duration of a shift, 8 to 10 hours * Must be able to stand, walk, and squat for extended period of time What AIT Can Offer You: * Growing company with a record year in performance that continues to scale! * Hands-on and passionate CEO who understands the importance of hiring great talent - passionately caring for co-workers is a Core Value! * Laid-back and open-door work environment * High Performance culture with a focus on a growth mindset where continuous improvement is embraced * Opportunity for advancement * Competitive compensation package * Full line-up of benefits * Tuition assistance * Volunteer program - it's also a Core Value - we actively engage in our communities! About AIT Worldwide Logistics: AIT Worldwide Logistics is a global freight forwarder that helps its customers grow by expanding access to markets all over the world where they can sell and/or procure raw materials, components and finished goods. For more than 40 years, the Chicago-based supply chain solutions leader has relied on a consultative approach to build a global network and trusted partnerships in nearly every industry, including aerospace, automotive, consumer retail, food, government, healthcare, high-tech, industrial and life sciences. Backed by scalable, user-friendly technology, AIT's flexible business model customizes door-to-door deliveries via sea, air, ground and rail-on time and on budget. With expert teammates staffing more than 85 worldwide locations in Asia, Europe and North America, AIT's full-service options also include customs clearance, warehouse management and white glove services. AIT Worldwide Logistics is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veterans/Disabled. If you are unable to apply online due to a disability, contact Human Resources at 630-766-8300 ext 5318 or email your resume to careers@aitworldwide.com.

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