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Job Details

Customs Broker

Employer

Cole International Inc.

Date Posted

September 10, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $45,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 24, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Cole International Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Canadian Society of Customs Brokers Certificate
  • Canadian Society of Customs Brokers Qualification Certificate

Experience

5 years or more

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Work Setting

Customs brokerage firm

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Urban area

Customs Broker Specialization

  • Tariffs
  • Refund and drawbacks
  • Customs legislation
  • Commodities

Customs Broker Skills

  • Advise clients on export and import restrictions
  • Sign import and export documents on behalf of clients using power of attorney
  • Quote duty and tax rates on commodities
  • Prepare and process import and export documents and other forms on behalf of clients
  • Arrange for payment of duties, taxes, storage and transportation of imported goods
  • Advise clients on tariff system

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Pension Plan Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Sep 24, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Customs Broker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Customs Brokers
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to arrange for payment of duties, taxes, storage and transportation of imported goods, and of bonds to cover duty goods

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with people to quote duty and tax rates on commodities

directive

Interest in signing import/export documents on behalf of clients, using power of attorney

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Ship Brokers
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to arrange for insurance coverage for cargo and ships, as well as to arrange for registration and licensing of ships

SOCIAL

Interest in negotiating rates, terms and prices when purchasing and selling for clients

directive

Interest in buying and selling cargo space, ships, yachts and other watercraft

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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