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Customer Service Agent

St Petersburg, Florida
Customer Service

Job Description

Requisition ID: RC42973
Company: FedEx Trade Networks
Job Title: Customer Service Agent
Job Requisition Number: RC42973
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
10040 18th Street N.
St Petersburg, Florida 33716
United States

Posting Date: 2018-02-14
Job Posting End Date: 2018-02-21

Responsible for driving customer excellence through day-to-day interaction with our customers around the globe. Expectations will be to handle customer service inquiries through multiple channels such as phone, ticketing system, and support log. In addition to meeting individual productivity goals, this position will be expected to work within our industry leading service levels.

Handles customer and courier inquiries via ticket, phone and email, including personal shopping orders. Assists in the training and instruction of new employees in the proper performance of their job and familiarize them with all company policies. Responsible for responding to customer inquiries via multiple methods by analyzing issues and offering appropriate solutions to ensure timely and accurate processing of imports and exports. Serves as a critical communication link between customer, other external parties, and the various functional and geographic areas within our company including operations, technical operations, accounting, credit, collection, information systems, and sales. This includes gathering and preparing data for other departments. Special projects assigned as needed. Determines appropriate hazard restrictions for items supplied by merchant partners or purchased by consumers.

High school diploma/GED. Associate's or higher preferred. One (1) year of call center experience. Strong computer (windows/PC, excel, word, etc.) and keyboarding skills. Ability to maintain productivity and quality goals and keep up in a fast paced environment. Must be customer-focused with strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills.

FedEx Trade Networks provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. participates in the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' E-Verify program (For U.S. applicants and employees only). Please ready the E-Verify Notice available in English ( and Spanish ( before proceeding with your job application. Click here to read the Right to Work Notice available in English ( and Spanish ( Additional information about the E-Verify program can also be found at

Pay Transparency Policy Statement: The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless required to do so by law or the FedEx Trade Networks Legal Department.

Import Notice to All Applicants: FedEx Trade Networks Transport and Brokerage, Inc. is engaged in an industry regulated by federal law that prohibits it from employing convicted felons. Therefore, it must determine whether applicants have been convicted of felonies before a hiring decision is made. A criminal background check will be required of all selected applicants before a hiring decision is made.

Equal Employment Opportunity: As a federal government contractor, we are committed to employ and promote qualified minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans (including, but not limited to, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and other protected veterans. Our philosophy and commitment to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination is the bedrock to job opportunities for all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status (i.e. race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth, or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status.) Click here and here to read more about "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law."

FTN will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FAIR Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance (FCIHOO) for the City of Los Angeles (LAMC 189.00)

FedEx Trade Networks will not rely on the wage history of a prospective employee from any current or former employer when determining the wages for such individual at any stage in the employment process, including in the negotiation or drafting of any employment contract in accordance with Philadelphia Ordinance No. 160840.