- Sign documents on behalf of clients, using powers of attorney.
- Provide advice on transportation options, types of carriers, or shipping routes.
- Post bonds for the products being imported or assist clients in obtaining bonds.
- Insure cargo against loss, damage, or pilferage.
- Obtain line releases for frequent shippers of low-risk commodities, high-volume entries, or multiple-container loads.
- Contract with freight forwarders for destination services.
- Arrange for transportation, warehousing, or product distribution of imported or exported products.
- Suggest best methods of packaging or labeling products.
- Request or compile necessary import documentation, such as customs invoices, certificates of origin, and cargo-control documents.
- Stay abreast of changes in import or export laws or regulations by reading current literature, attending meetings or conferences, or conferring with colleagues.
- Quote duty and tax rates on goods to be imported, based on federal tariffs and excise taxes.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
Virginia: + 3.2%
National: + 4.8%
High School Diploma
Three: Medium Preparation Needed
Highest ($50,000 and up)