Freight and Cargo Inspectors

Freight and Cargo Inspectors

Inspect the handling, storage, and stowing of freight and cargoes.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Persistence * Stress Tolerance * Self Control

Representative Tasks * Prepare and submit reports after completion of freight shipments. * Record details about freight conditions, handling of freight, and any problems encountered. * Inspect shipments to ensure that freight is securely braced and blocked.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Construction, Government,

Job Family Transportation and Material Moving

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