Freight Broker Trainee
FreightCenter Inc - Palm Harbor, FL

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FreightCenter.com is looking to hire full-time Freight Broker Trainees for its corporate offices in Trinity and nearby Palm Harbor. Named one of Florida's Best Companies to Work for in the Tampa Bay area, FreightCenter.com is a successful Internet-based company that offers incentive-based compensation, health and dental benefits, life insurance, and a professional yet fun work atmosphere.Motivated trainees will gain in depth knowledge of the transportation and logistics industry, as well as prepare for a brokerage role within the company. A career in the less-than-truckload (LTL) freight business provides longevity and stability. In this role, trainees will learn how to service shippers and carriers by providing accurate price quotes, scheduling pickup and delivery and managing customer accounts. Trainees who develop these skills will quickly be transitioned into the role of Inside Sales Representative.If you like to help people and are quick to learn, a position as a Freight Broker Trainee may be a perfect fit.Responsibilities: Assist customers by phone with freight shipping ordersProvide ongoing communication to customers regarding their shipments in progressEducate customers about the freight shipping process and about our products and servicesSkills/ Requirements: Strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish relationships with customersExcellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to demonstrate phone and email etiquetteCustomer service skills, problem solving abilities and ability to multitaskMust be available to work a flexible day or night shift scheduleCompensation: Hourly wage + monthly bonues. The average Freight Broker Trainee's starting compensation with bonus is $23,000.00 to $25,000.00 and typically grows to $35,000.00 - $45,000.00 within the first year. Established Brokers may make $80,000.00 - $100,000.00 per year. Excellent insurance benefits include health, dental, vision and life. A 100% matching 401(k) is available after 1 year of employment. If you have any questions about this position, please contact careers@freightcenter.com.

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