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Want to PICKUP + SHIP + DELIVER goods into the hands of those who need it? Well we think we’ve made it pretty simple: Be kind. Be positive. Be passionate. Be willing to ‘Make It Happen.’ Here at Trailer Bridge, we work hard, get honest, stay curious and have fun! We’re always looking to have the right people join our family. Check out our available positions below, and if you see something that fits, don’t hesitate to connect or share it with someone who’d be just right.

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Current Openings

Business Development Analyst

Summary: The business development analyst will be responsible for supporting the organization's current and future growth initiatives through research, analysis, and strategic planning. Additionally, this position will gain intricate knowledge of all current processes and provide recommendations on commercial and operational activities. The day-to-day responsibilities of the business development analyst may include providing business development research, analysis and reporting, detailing research findings for management review, reviewing the monthly performance of the business, and recommending improvements to all business processes and systems. Essential Functions:
  • Identify new business opportunities.
  • Create dynamic financial models.
  • Generate executive pitch decks for board of directors’ review.
  • Monitor, analyze, and make recommendations on current operations.
  • Produce statistical models to predict future market trends.
  • Conduct industry research, interpret data, and make recommendations based on their findings.
  • Analyze competitive market strategies through analysis of related services and market trends.
  • Communicate with customers, competitors, suppliers, professional organizations, or others to stay abreast of industry or business trends.
  • Participate in the annual budget development and review process.
  • Manage timely flow of business intelligence information to users.
  • Collect business intelligence data from available industry reports, public information, field reports, or purchased sources.
  • Identify and analyze industry or geographic trends with business strategy implications.
  • Generate standard or custom reports summarizing business, financial, or economic data for review by executives, managers, clients, and other stakeholders.
  • Maintain library of model documents, templates, or other reusable knowledge assets.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, operations, accounting, analytics, finance, marketing, or related field required.
  • Experience in financial analysis and/or business development is strongly preferred.
  • Must possess excellent teamwork habits to function in a cooperative, interactive group.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, and schedule form.
  • Computer skills with knowledge of MS Office suite
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to travel if needed, and sometimes with short notice.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred, though not required.
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Support Services Coordinator

Summary
The Support Services Coordinator is responsible for various processes pertaining to completion of domestic and international bills of lading, invoices, arrival notices for all manifested shipments where Trailer Bridge is responsible.  This includes documentation, application of contract rates or tariff rates, processing invoices, generating arrival notices, timely communications to various regulatorary agencies, communications with customers, validating information, performing quality assurance or other tasks as needed.  
Documentation and Invoicing 
  • Review premanifest lists, stow plan lists and manifests to ensure all boarded shipments, northbound and southbound are appropriately documented, invoiced and and notified to the customer
  • Prepare and enter all description information for accurate completion of the ocean bill of lading.
  • Validates all data elements for accuracy against shippers paperwork and questions or escalates any inconsistency with the Account Manager or customer to ensure efficient exportation of cargo and ensuring that service commitments are achieved and maintained.
  • Provides clients with advice concerning terms of delivery, payment, insurance and ancillary services affecting the client’s needs.
  • Issues and submits documentation in compliance with all relevant laws and processes
  • Document shipments per regulatory guidelines including but not limited to In Bond, USDA, US Customs, Hazardous, Schedule B and HTS Code requirements.
  • Regularly follow up with customers and Account Managers regarding customer inquiries, problem solving needs regarding descrepancies to ensure deadlines are met and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensures appropriate application of rates to customer invoices per Trailer Bridge pricing contracts/tariffs
  • Ensure documentation status reports are updated timely.
  • Issue invoicing, attaching back up paperwork when required, as per customer profiles when assigned.
  • Receive and scan all shipment Proof of Delivery for shipments according to retention policies.
Electronic Export Filing
  • Complete Electronic Export Information filing (EEI) through the Automated Export System (AES) as required by US Customs and Border Protection regulations per 19 CFR
  • Coordinate with internal departments for complete documentation and information
  • Receives and validate POA’s (Power of Attorney), maintain required recordkeeping
  • Ensure filing compliance and cargo holds when applicable.
Quality Assurance
  • Verify accuracy of documentation and rating prior sending to Arbitrios.
  • Ensure Arbitrios EDI text file is correct before sending the transmission to regulatory agencies.
  • Issue corrections for bookings per customer request and submit Arbitrios correction when needed.
  • Provide guidance to customers for Arbitrios process, including SISCO and SURI system.
  • Ensure BOLs are submitted to Arbitrios two days prior to vessel arrival.
International Customs
  • Input all loads for Northbound sailings into US Customs Automated Manifest System (AMS) to create the AMS manifest.
  • Pull US Customs clearance status reports to verify clearance status for all international voyages.
  • Perform secondary validation checkpoints on manifests to ensure all compliance requirements have been met to avoid fines.
  • Respond to customer inquiries and requests as needed.
Arrival Notices and Arbitrios
  • Generate Arrival notices for customers prior to vessel arrival.
  • Respond to customer inquiries regarding arbitrios questions or issues.
  • Issue corrections to Department of Hacienda when needed.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities
  • Completion of barge objectives within scheduled deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and adhere to deadlines
  • Maintain high accuracy scores for bills of ladings and invoices.
  • Continually pursue cross training within the department and organization.
  • Uphold company policies, and supports equal opportunity employment objectives.
  • Handle other duties as assigned by the team lead, Director and company executives.
Qualifications
  • 3-4 years previous experience in documentation and rating in the marine or other applicable industry.
  • Familiarity with applicable regulations and customs reporting and filing requirements
  • Strong PC and software skills, preferably in an AS400 environment, as well as a working knowledge of Excel spreadsheet development
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluency in English and Spanish preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus
 
Other Characteristics
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Good analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Good sense of urgency
  • Team and production oriented
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling and encouraging the TB12 – Trailer Bridge’s core values
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Application Developer

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for a Full Stack Python Application Developer who will take a key role on our IT Team.  The Application Developer must have knowledge in all stages of software development. You’ll be working alongside other developers, collaborating on various layers of the infrastructure for our Transportation Management System (TMS).  
Essential Functions:
  • Design overall architecture of the web-based TMS.
  • Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of assigned applications.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the business leads and development team to design and launch new features.
  • Maintain code integrity and organization (preferably with GitHub or a similar code vault/versioning utility)
  • Experience working with graphic designers and converting designs to visual elements
  • Understanding and implementation of security and data protection
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Highly experienced with back-end programming languages including Python, PHP, Ruby, Java, .NET, JavaScript
  • Proficient experience using advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackBoneJS, DurandalJS
  • Development experience for both mobile and desktop
  • Understanding of server-side languages including Jade, EJS, Jinja
  • Experience with cloud message API’s and usage of push notifications
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Intermodal Mode Manager

Summary:
As an Intermodal Mode Manager, you will have the opportunity to establish and lead a new service offering within Trailer Bridge, and be given the tools to “make it happen”.  You will be responsible for directing the sales, customer service, and operations for the Intermodal business line. We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  
Essential Functions:
  • Provide customers and sales associates with intermodal rates on an as needed basis, including daily spot rates, short term and long term rates.
  • Ability to price bid packages for customer requests, ensuring that rates are submitted within the deadlines given by the customer.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with drayage and rail vendor staff and sales associates.
  • Negotiate rates and services with rail, drayage, steamship and other service providers.
  • Work cooperatively with the operations staff, ensuring utilization of best rail routing options ensuring enhanced margin levels while maintaining best service offerings to customers
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the North American rail system as well as rail vendors that provide service offerings to Trailer Bridge.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of accounts and their rate and routing structures.
  • Assist with data base maintenance as necessary, including customer and vendor rates.
  • Must be able to manage and resolve rate issues for Trailer Bridge customers as required.
  • Prepare miscellaneous reports and assist with projects when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or other applicable field, and 5+ years of intermodal experience, preferably with pricing. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Prior intermodal experience, with particular emphasis on spot market rating to customers
  • Proven sales track record and/or leading a sales team.
  • Must possess excellent teamwork habits to function in a cooperative, interactive commercial group.
  • Applicant must have a strong sense of customer satisfaction and desire for every customer interaction to be a positive one.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers.
  • Superior telephone skills/personal contact skills including previous telephone customer contact.
  • Negotiation skills are essential.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, and schedule form.
  • Computer skills a must with knowledge of MS Office suite of software.
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills a must.
  • Ability to travel if needed, and sometimes with short notice.
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the attributes and TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
  • Other Characteristics
  • Demonstrated ability to perform under a variety of conditions and constraints.
  • Ability to work independently, exercise good judgment and make appropriate decisions.
  • Ability to initiate and implement creative solutions.
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LTL Mode Manager

Summary:
As an LTL Mode Manager, you will have the opportunity to establish and lead a new service offering within Trailer Bridge, and be given the tools to “make it happen”.  You will be responsible for directing the sales, customer service, and operations for the Less-Than-Truckload business line. We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  
Essential Functions:
  • Analyze Less-Than-Truckload freight bid data and coordinate with sales to jointly develop an account penetration and profit optimization strategy for each business opportunity.
  • Analyze and project profit margins for existing customers and potential (new) account opportunities.
  • Upon request, prepare complex custom reports using a host of proprietary tools as well as Microsoft Excel, or other Microsoft Office products.
  • Make account pricing decisions based upon business data, market trends, and cost pressures.
  • Provide support for Account Executives in response to customers’ needs and concerns.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Provide customers and sales associates with LTL rates on an as needed basis, including daily spot rates, short term and long term rates.
  • Ability to price bid packages for customer requests, ensuring that rates are submitted within the deadlines given by the customer.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of accounts and their rate and routing structures.
  • Assist with data base maintenance as necessary, including customer and vendor rates.
  • Must be able to manage and resolve rate issues for Trailer Bridge customers as required.
  • Prepare miscellaneous reports and assist with projects when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or other applicable field and 5+ years of less-than-truckload experience, preferably with pricing. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Must possess excellent teamwork habits to function in a cooperative, interactive commercial group.
  • Applicant must have a strong sense of customer satisfaction and desire for every customer interaction to be a positive one.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers.
  • Superior telephone skills/personal contact skills including previous telephone customer contact.
  • Negotiation skills are essential.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, and schedule form.
  • Computer skills a must with knowledge of MS Office suite of software.
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills a must.
  • Ability to travel if needed, and sometimes with short notice.
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the attributes and TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
  • Other Characteristics
  • Demonstrated ability to perform under a variety of conditions and constraints.
  • Ability to work independently, exercise good judgment and make appropriate decisions.
  • Ability to initiate and implement creative solutions.
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International Documentation & Billing Coordinator

Summary
The International Documentation & Invoicing Coordinator ensures the preparation of all billing documentation for southbound, northbound and miscellaneous international shipments. The Coordinator also complies with all Customs regulations and deadlines in order to manifest each shipment in AMS. They are the controller of all international e-mails and assure a smooth sailing for every customer.
Essential Functions
  • Documents and invoices all international northbound and southbound shipments
  • Follows Customs deadlines for manifesting each international northbound load in AMS
  • Controls the entire Dominican Republic and Virgin Island email box, answering any/all that apply to them
  • Sends all invoices, bills of lading and arrival notices to every customer
  • Files EEI for any international southbound load that requires it
  • In charge of all corrections for international loads
  • Handles all accessorial billing for international loads, as directed by manager
Additional Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assists with other duties as directed by the Manager.
  • Handles all supplemental invoicing for the company.
  • Validates all letters of authorization that allow Trailer Bridge to file the EEI on behalf of a customer
  • Follows written procedures as documented in the Trailer Bridge ISO 9001:2000 quality processes.
  • Maintains Administration Department Standards of Excellence.
  • Upholds company policies.
Qualifications
  • 2-3 years experience in transportation industry with specific experience in tariffs and contracts.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Knowledge of rules and regulations for domestic billing and documentation (including Trailer Bridge’s tariff).
  • Proficient PC skills, including strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Access).
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Fluent in English and Spanish preferred
Other Characteristics
  • Punctual with excellent attendance.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and make appropriate decisions.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Customer service oriented attitude with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Team and production oriented.
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member.
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Portland, OR

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new carriers/vendors on to our network in support of customer freight
  • Utilizing daily communication to building lasting relationships with our carrier network
  • Constantly reviewing carrier capacity and availability
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and creating new leads to develop personal book of business
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Identifying and providing effective solutions to new customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
 Qualifications
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required, experience preferred but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinkers who make sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Denver, CO

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s firstchoice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new carriers/vendors on to our network in support of customer freight
  • Utilizing daily communication to building lasting relationships with our carrier network
  • Constantly reviewing carrier capacity and availability
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and creating new leads to develop personal book of business
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Identifying and providing effective solutions to new customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
 Qualifications
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required, experience preferred but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinkers who make sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Cincinnati, OH

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new carriers/vendors on to our network in support of customer freight
  • Utilizing daily communication to building lasting relationships with our carrier network
  • Constantly reviewing carrier capacity and availability
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and creating new leads to develop personal book of business
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Identifying and providing effective solutions to new customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
 Qualifications
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required, experience preferred but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinkers who make sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
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Account Manager

Summary
Develops and maintains customer relationships through effective understanding of the pricing structure and customer needs, as well as a strong understanding of the advantages and service capabilities of Trailer Bridge. A strong understanding of the logistics, transportation and shipping industries is preferred. Candidate should have customer service experience and be able to discuss, relate and pull from those previous experiences. Candidate must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook. Precise data entry is required. Candidate must demonstrate an ability to learn new systems and processes within a high impact, high volume, and high demand industry.  This role involves the exercise of good judgment and discretion, since it is up to the Account Manager to propose solutions that produce sufficient margins and profitability for the company.
Essential Functions:
  • Serve as the single point of contact for daily operations for our client base from order to receipt, which includes:
    • Booking acceptance based on pricing structures
    • Submitting and managing pricing requests
    • Tracing
    • Coordinating equipment and dispatch functions
    • Facilitating paperwork for documentation
    • Managing A/R balances
    • Facilitating outstanding invoice resolution
    • Communicating regulatory requirements as applicable to the account
    • Reviewing and updating customer portals and any other needed functions as required
  • Develop the skills to maintain a strong, credit worthy customer base for the company
  • Maximize profitability by communicating our operational capabilities and compliance requirements to the customer and coordinating customer needs with TB teams
  • Identify and qualify new business opportunities for rate quotation process for customer. Strive for immediate commitment in order to shorten the closing cycle. Manage lead opportunities through identification with customer.
  • Follow up with existing customers regularly to solicit and manage new and current business
  • Manage bookings for clients from origin to destination
  • Trace and coordinate loads with customers and logistics department
  • Produce, monitor and analyze weekly sales and booking reports
  • Produce account aging reports with scheduled frequency as required by customer
  • Resolve outstanding aging and invoice issues for assigned customers in a timely fashion
  • Maintain continuous communication efforts with assigned sales team
  • Respond to each customer contact with courtesy and professionalism (telephone, email, etc.)
  • Research, follow up and resolve customer problems in a timely manner
  • Promote and maintain positive relationships with internal TB personnel, along with vendors, suppliers, and customers
  • Attract potential customers by selling and answering product and service questions
  • Acclimate all new clients properly through our onboarding process
  • Maintain customer records by updating account profile information
  • Generate specific individualized reports, as required by customers
  • Conduct “root cause" analysis to find out what caused customer’s problem and implement solutions or provide suggestions on addressing the root causes
  • Continuously identify cost savings activities for the customer and TB
  • Provide information to customers regarding sailing schedules, equipment availability, container status, routing, rates, etc.
  • Inform customers of the applicable policies, regulations and rules that affect the shipment
  • Observe all company and department rules, requests, and procedures
  • Represent the Account Manager Program and company values 100% of the time within a professional environment
  • Pursue growth through completion of the Account Manager Development Program (9 Block Growth Plan)
  • Consistently model and encourage the TB12 - Trailer Bridge’s core values
Qualifications:  
  • Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)
  • 2-3 years previous transportation experience in sales, account management, or other closely related discipline
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience
Skills (include):
  • Account management
  • Product knowledge
  • Quality focus
  • Problem solving
  • Market knowledge
  • Documentation skills
  • Financial analysis, listening
  • Phone skills
  • Resolving conflict
  • Analyzing information
  • Multi-tasking
  • Meeting sales goals
  • Self-confidence
  • Product knowledge
  • Presentation skills
  • Client relationship building
  • Motivation for sales
  • Accountability
  • Ability to work independently with little or no direction from the team and managers
  • Any other duties as assigned by director or executive team
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Vessel Operations Maintenance Technician

Summary: Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing team.  As a Vessel Operations Maintenance Technician you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  In this role you will operate and maintain the Ro/Ro barge systems and controls in order to meet sailing schedules in a timely manner.   This role also performs barge arrival and departure requirements, and also performs preventive maintenance on other related equipment as needed.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn and are passionate about their personal growth, while making TB the customer’s first choice.  

Essential Functions

  • Operates and maintains vessel equipment, including but not limited to:
  • Diesel-powered electrical generating equipment, switchgear and distribution systems
  • Air compressors
  • Electrical and electro-hydraulic ballast pumps
  • Conduct inspection of each arriving barge, verifying condition and operation of systems and equipment
  • Conduct routine maintenance on installed barge systems
  • Maintain and repair triplestack box carrier/LoLo barges
  • Clean barge of trash, rigging equipment, and other debris to ensure proper drainage
 

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handles other duties as assigned by the Vessel Ops Manager.
  • Follows written procedures as documented in the Trailer Bridge ISO 9001:2000 quality processes.
  • Consistently model and encourage the TB12 - Trailer Bridge’s core values. 
 

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years related maritime experience
  • Must possess or be qualified to obtain a TWIC badge, as it is a requirement to gain access to the Port
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess valid driver’s license
  • Good communications skills, written and oral
  • Hands-on mechanical experience in maintaining vessels
  • Strong technical knowledge of barges and tugs
  • Knowledgeable of maritime material handling functions;
    • Use of tide tables, to enable proficient ballasting operations
    • Rigging of towing gear, winches, and hoisting equipment
    • Marlinspike seamanship, mooring lines, and hardware
  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment, including forklifts and cranes
  • Ability to perform strenuous physical activity.
  • Marine mechanic with electrical and welding skills preferred.
  • Demonstrated skills in lift equipment and safety operations or forklift certifications and licenses.
  Other Characteristics
  • Punctual with excellent attendance
  • Ability to work flexible schedule, including long shifts, nights, and weekends
  • Team player who can work and interact well with others
  Physical Requirements
  • Ability to lift and carry 75 lb.
  • Frequent bending, kneeling, reaching and climbing.
  • Ability to work in awkward positions.
  • Ability to climb up and down vertical ladders.
  • Ability to work in and around shipboard voids.
  • Ability to wear hard hat, safety shoes, and eye and hearing protection.
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International Trade & Customs Manager

Summary

The International Trade and Customs Manager is responsible for managing regulatory processes and ensuring Trailer Bridge shipments comply with the rules and regulations of Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and US Customs compliance.  The International Trade and Customs Manager will also monitor all related processes to ensure transmissions of bills of ladings, and manifests are within acceptable standards and meet all regulatory requirements for our regulatory agencies. This position also ensures that acceptable standards are maintained and that processes are efficient.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures that all shipments conform to U.S. Governmental and foreign regulations.
  • Ensure compliance with Customs authorities and other global government entities, etc.
  • Oversees the required record retention of documents to ensure record-keeping and reporting requirements are maintained in accordance with the U.S. regulations and are also in a manner whereby audits are completed quickly and without material issues.
  • Identification and correction of Export Compliance Gaps.
  • Train business functions with regards to U. S. import/export regulations, as well as international logistics and processes.
  • Keep up-to-date on all applicable import/export laws, regulations and company policies.
  • Manage process for filing Arbitrios with Department of Hacienda and ensure transmissions and complete and deadlines are met.
  • Manage process for submitting US Customs Manifest and ensure transmissions are complete and deadlines are met.
  • Manage process for submitting PRPA reports for wharfage filings and ensure transmissions are complete and deadlines are met.
  • Manage process to ensure compliance with AES requirements for Electronic Export Information (EEI) and assure transmissions are complete and deadlines are met
  • Manage process for all In-bond transactions for proper filing and closings
  • Manage process for filing AMS for International voyage manifests for clearance and discharge of vessels to avoid delays, penalties and fines.
  • Comply with all regulatory bodies for clearance and discharge of vessels to avoid delays, penalties and fines.
  • Ensure vessel arrival/departure notices are sent to CBP by deadlines
  • Document work instructions to department policy and procedure manuals for procedural compliance.
  • Minimize corrections issued to Dept of Hacienda through actively training and offering resources to Support Services teams to avoid duplication of errors.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage employee daily work flow and monitor performance in accordance with assigned objectives and company disciplinary policy
  • Continually pursue cross training within the department and organization.
  • Uphold company policies, and supports equal opportunity employment objectives.
  • Handle other duties as assigned by the Assistant Vice President and company executives.

Qualifications

  • 8-10 years of experience in trade/compliance management; equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • Strong familiarity with applicable regulations and customs reporting and filing requirements, Licensed Customs Broker is a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree in logistics, business administration or a related discipline; or equivalent combination of post high school and equal experience may be substituted for education.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
  • Strong PC and software skills, preferably in an AS400 environment, as well as a working knowledge of Excel spreadsheet development
  • Ability to gather, interpret, report, and use data and other information concerning assigned activities
  • Knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices of import forwarding, customs brokerage, operations, ports and world geography in a domestic and/or international capacity.
  • Experience leading the development, implementation and management of a trade compliance program.
  • In-depth knowledge of international trade policies and regulations of applicable government entities.
  • Ability to read and interpret government regulations.

Other Characteristics

  • Ability to interact with other departments, communicate at a higher level and to develop and deliver in person training.
  • Able to work independently, exercising good judgment and analytical skills.
  • Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from executive management, clients and customers
  • Skill in preparing clear and concise documents, including, but not limited to reports, procedures, correspondences, and other written materials
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Good analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to recognize events and issues that should be raised to other teams.
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based upon data analysis.
  • Good sense of urgency
  • Team and production oriented
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling and encouraging the TB12 – Trailer Bridge’s core values
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OTR Owner-Operators (Southeast Region)

We are looking for committed drivers who own their own equipment and wish to join our 100% Owner Operator (1099) fleet of safe and experienced drivers. We need more drivers to help service our growing customer base. We lease-on small fleets too! Trailer Bridge has been voted in the top 10 Best Places to Work in Jacksonville for three consecutive years. Drivers also say that we are the best container company to work for because all of our containers are roll-on roll-off.
We make it happen...for you!
  • 100% no-touch freight, 2,000 to 3,000 average miles per week
  • OTR drivers can average between $150,000 and $250,000 gross each year
  • Competitive pay for ALL miles, plus 100% FSC to owner-operator
  • Owner-operators receive overweight pay, hazmat pay, stop pay, detention pay, pre-trip inspection pay, lay-over pay and much more
  • Steady freight, reliable home time and weekly pay with direct deposit
  • No forced dispatch and 24/7 dispatch support
  • Plenty of drop & hook and back-hauls
  • Company-owned and maintained chassis and containers
  • Paid one-day orientation and empty mileage pay to owner operator if it’s 150+ miles to orientation
  • Company-paid permits, tolls, weight certificates, group purchasing programs, and fuel discounts
  • Modern driver conveniences located at our Jacksonville headquarters including both men and women showers, washers/dryers, TV lounges, free WIFI, large game room, putting green, vending and several kitchen areas along with quiet zones just to relax
Requirements:
  • Be twenty three (23) years or older
  • Have at least two (2) years of verifiable OTR commercial driving experience within the past 3 years
  • Possess a current and valid class-A CDL in the driver’s state of residence
  • Have an acceptable MVR, no major violations and stable work history
  • Be able to pass a background check, meeting Trailer Bridge’s standards
  • Be able to pass post-offer and random Drug & Alcohol test
  • Never failed or refused a Drug &/or Alcohol test
  • Have a current TWIC card and current DOT medical certificate
  • MUST have Hazmat or have passed the Hazmat test and able to obtain the Hazmat endorsement within thirty (30) days of contract
  • Have the ability to speak and understand English
Equipment Requirements:
  • 2000 of newer, conventional tractors only; tractors older than 2000 require carrier approval
  • Apportioned tags only
  • Current annual DOT inspection, within the last 6 months
 
Please contact our recruiter today or submit your application online.
Online application link: https://intelliapp.driverapponline.com/c/trailerbridge
Toll Free: 800.260.3070 Office: 904.751.7192 Mobile: 904.655.2284
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Trailer Mechanic

Summary
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic and self-motivated go-getters to join and support our team of Trailer Mechanics. The Trailer Mechanic is responsible for performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, major and minor repairs on trailers, chassis, and containers in accordance with established maintenance and safety standards.  Our Trailer Mechanics provide reliable and roadworthy equipment in a cost effective manner to meet customer service requirements.
Essential Functions
  • Performs major repairs on equipment including, but not limited to, steel fabrication and bearings
  • Regularly accesses any area of equipment necessary to perform maintenance, to include inspecting and performing work in, on, or under parts of equipment
  • Performs vehicle systems diagnostics and repairs
  • Performs brake repairs on equipment
  • Performs safety inspections as required and prepares appropriate documentation
  • Completes repair orders and attendance records legibly and in a timely manner
  • Responsible for shop cleanliness and safety and compliance
  • Maintains proficiency on equipment and technologies to enhance quality of work and productivity
  • Available to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights, and weekends
  • Additional duties and projects as assigned by supervisor
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or equivalency
  • 3-4 years of container/chassis/trailer repair experience
  • Knowledge of repairs including electrical, brake and air systems, suspension, landing gear, interior, doors, floors, body work, DOT inspections, PM inspections
  • Knowledge of vehicle systems
  • Annual vehicle and brake certification
  • Basic welding skills such as Oxy/Acetylene and MIG. Welding certification preferred
  • Ability to perform strenuous physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting up to 100 lb., bending, kneeling, reaching, climbing, and working in awkward positions for extended periods of time
  • Must provide own hand and air tools
  • CDL and ASE certifications desired but not required
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Chicago, IL

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As an Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career with this entry level position and be given the tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn and work from the ground floor, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new carriers/vendors on to our network in support of customer freight
  • Utilizing daily communication to building lasting relationships with our carrier network
  • Constantly reviewing carrier capacity and availability
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
Qualifications:
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required, experience preferred but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinkers who make sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Team members who model and support TB’s upbeat culture
  • Consistently model and encourage the TB12 - Trailer Bridge’s core values
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Los Angeles, CA

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Finding, qualifying, and securing new customer and carrier partnerships
  • Utilizing daily communication to build lasting relationships with our customer and carrier partners
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Keeping up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates and booking shipments with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments by communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and applying effective solutions to new and current customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts by providing the highest level of customer service
Qualifications
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required; experience preferred, but not required
  • Bilingual Preferred
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Self-motivated, competitive team-player with a huge desire to WIN
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinker and problem solver who makes sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Support the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the core values of the company
Benefits We Currently Offer:
  • Eligible for participation in TB’s leadership development program
  • Competitive base salary
  • Generous commission plan
  • Opportunity for internal career advancement
  • 401k, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Medical/Dental coverage
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Jacksonville, FL

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new carriers/vendors on to our network in support of customer freight
  • Utilizing daily communication to building lasting relationships with our carrier network
  • Constantly reviewing carrier capacity and availability
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and creating new leads to develop personal book of business
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Identifying and providing effective solutions to new customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
 Qualifications
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required, experience preferred but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinkers who make sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Supports the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the TB12 Core Values of a TB team member
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Minneapolis, MN

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales & Operations representative you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career with this position and be given the tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn and work from the ground floor, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Generating Gross Profit from new business sold
  • Prospect for leads and build a pipeline through a variety of techniques including heavy cold-calling and meeting in person
  • Develop and accomplish a lead generation plan to meet or exceed monthly or annual KPI's
  • Maintain and grow existing business
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Finding, qualifying, and bringing new customers on to our network
  • Keep up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Tracking and tracing shipments through communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Building relationships with potential customers through positive communication and excitement of TB
  • Developing customer accounts and loyalty by providing the highest level of customer service
  • Performing other collateral duties as required.
Qualifications:
  • Go-getter attitude required
  • 2+ years inside sales experience preferred
  • 2+ years logistics experience preferred
  • Outstanding sales, customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Candidates who are competitive, have a huge desire to WIN, and self-motivated
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Team members who model and support TB’s upbeat culture
  • Consistently model and encourage the TB12 - Trailer Bridge’s core values
  • Bilingual is a plus
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Brokerage, Logistics Sales & Operations – Bentonville, AR

Summary:
Trailer Bridge is looking for energetic, talented, self-motivated go-getters to join our growing logistics team. As a Logistics Sales and Operations representative, you will have the opportunity to develop a successful and energetic career and be given the additional tools and training to “Make it Happen”.  We are committed to not only recognizing our top performers, but also to promoting and rewarding their success.  We are excited and ready to bring new members on the team who are eager to learn, are passionate about their personal growth, while making TBL the customer’s first choice.
Key Responsibilities
  • Finding, qualifying, and securing new customer and carrier partnerships
  • Utilizing daily communication to build lasting relationships with our customer and carrier partners
  • Grasping key concepts of our freight brokerage division and approach to personal customer service
  • Keeping up to date on the freight market and seasonal trends and applying that knowledge accordingly
  • Negotiating rates and booking shipments with carriers through daily phone calls
  • Tracking and tracing shipments by communicating with carriers from pickup to delivery
  • Ensuring that carriers meet all specifications necessary to move our customers’ freight
  • Identifying and applying effective solutions to new and current customer supply chain needs
  • Developing customer accounts by providing the highest level of customer service
Qualifications
  • No professional experience required
  • Rockstar go-getter attitude required; experience preferred, but not required
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship-building skills
  • Self-motivated, competitive team-player with a huge desire to WIN
  • Communication skills that are effective, persuasive, and convincing
  • Quick thinker and problem solver who makes sound and efficient decisions
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Support the culture of Trailer Bridge by modeling the core values of the company
Benefits we currently offer:
  • Eligible for participation in TB’s leadership development program
  • On the job training
  • Competitive base salary
  • Generous commission plan
  • Opportunity for internal career advancement
  • 401k, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Insurance
  • Medical/Dental coverage
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
EEO/AA Institution. Protected veterans and individuals with disability encouraged to apply. I Can Make This Happen!
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