Dangerous Goods Agent

Job Description

Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Dangerous Goods Agent
Job Requisition Number: RC200821
Category: Operations
Salt Lake City, Utah 84120
United States

Provide expert consultation to internal clients regarding regulatory compliant and proper handling, labeling, documentation, record maintenance, clean-up, disposal and transportation of dangerous goods. Support the communication and training needs of employees regarding dangerous goods shipments to ensure proper handling.  Addresses hazardous and non-hazardous spills including their clean-up in compliance with company policies and procedures and OSHA regulations.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma/GED/equivalent.  Three (3) years experience as a trained dangerous goods specialist in a warehouse/distribution environment, including one (1) year in spill clean-up.  Knowledgeable in regulatory requirements related to the handling, storing, shipping, clean-up and disposal of dangerous goods, including labeling of shipments/vehicles and required documentation and record keeping.  Ability to complete all basic and recurrency training for dangerous goods and spill clean-up.  Able to effectively communicate verbally in a time-sensitive manner in a noisy operations environment. Able to lift up to 50 pounds and maneuver items of any weight above 50 pounds with appropriate equipment and/or assistance from another person.  After applicable training, ability to safely/effectively operate a pallet jack, forklift, order picker, reach truck and other types of warehouse and disposal equipment.  General knowledge of computers and the ability to effectively operate warehouse computers and scanning equipment and understand how they relate to the inventory process.  Good organizational and communication skills.  Detail oriented.  Able to work variable shifts and weekends/holidays.

Application Criteria / Deadline:
To apply for this position please upload your current resume and complete online questionnaire.

Relocation assistance is not available.


Experience with Dangerous Goods is a plus.

Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer.

Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years:

  • Fortune "World’s Most Admired Companies" – 2019
  • Forbes "Best Employers for Diversity" - 2019
  • Reputation Institute "World\’s Most Reputable Companies" – 2019
  • National Business Inclusion Consortium "Best-of-the-Best Corporations for Inclusion" - 2019
  • Women\’s Business Enterprise National Council "America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises" - 2018
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine "100 Best Corporate Citizens" – 2018
  • Black Enterprise "50 Best Companies For Diversity" – 2018

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