XPO Logistics

Freight Classification Specialist Lead – Cincinnati – USA

Job Overview

What you’ll do on a typical day

  • Review inspection reports to identify potential inspection issues
  • Conduct inspections of shipments on the dock utilizing handheld devices
  • Review BOL and billing descriptions to verify accuracy
  • Gather information related to the shipment, including dimensions, pictures, and commodity characteristics
  • Research commodity information using the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) for applicable description and class
  • Issue document corrections based on the applicable provisions from the NMFC
  • Upload documents/pictures into the image system for review by Account Executives and customers
  • Maintain the reports necessary to measure corrections activity and revenue recovery

What you need to succeed at XPO

At a minimum, you’ll need
  • 4 years of work or military experience
  • Ability to explain and document classification corrections for all involved parties
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite
  • Ability to effectively navigate the internet using specific keywords for research
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, nights, and weekends
It’d be great if you also have
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge of NMFC provisions, including rules and packaging
  • Weights and inspections experience
  • Less-than-Truckload (LTL) industry knowledge and experience
This job requires the ability to
  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 50 lbs. occasionally)
  • Stand, sit or walk for extended periods of time
  • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel

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