Job Listing: Import Supervisor - Ocean & Air

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Job Category: Supervisor

Position Type: Full Time

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Department: Imports

Position Description:


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Supervising: 2 years (Required)
  • Ocean and Air Imports with a Freight Forward:  5 years (Required)

Work Location: This is a hybrid position. Must reside in Southern California and be able to commute to the office located at 19201 Susana Rd., Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221.


  • Supervise freight forwarder import staff and operations
  • Provide guidance and training to the import team
  • Monitor staff performance, scheduling and conduct performance evaluations of direct reports.
  • Assign and evaluate staff workload to maintain an efficient allocation of resources.
  • Hire and train import personnel
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and all industry regulations.
  • Recommend updates to workflows, policies and procedures
  • Prepare department reports and metrics
  • Issue arrival notices
  • Arrange shipment on forwarding to specified destinations
  • Generate shipment invoicing
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure timely and cost-effective shipment processing
  • Handle other job assignments as determined by direct Manager


  • 5 years minimum experience in ocean and air imports with a freight forwarder including supervisory experience
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Cargowise experience preferred
  • Experience working in a remote or hybrid environment
  • Basic accounting skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in customs brokerage is a plus
  • HS diploma or equivalent. BA/BS preferred

BENEFITS - We are proud to offer the following:

  • Annual merit reviews
  • Annual Bonus (discretionary)
  • 401(k) (Fidelity)
  • 401(k) Company Contribution
  • Free Medical and Dental insurance for employee
  • Free Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Free Employee assistance program
  • Free Life insurance
  • Paid time off (vacation & sick)
  • Vision insurance
  • FSA
  • Voluntary Benefits (Hospital, Accident, Life, and Critical Illness)
  • Milestone Years of Service Bonus

Contact Us

Submit all resumes and employment applications to:

DGX-Dependable Global Express
Attn: Human Resources
19201 Susana Road
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221

Phone: 888.488.4888

Fax: (310) 856-0501


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We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability.