LJ Welding Automation Customs Compliance & Logistics Specialist Full Time in Edmonton, AB

LJ Welding Automation

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Customs Compliance & Logistics Specialist
Edmonton, AB

International supply chain logistics:. 4-6 years’ experience in import/export compliance, global operations and international supply chain logistics at a…

LJ Welding Automation specializes in manufacturing pipe and vessel handling equipment.

We are a customer focussed, quality driven, environmentally responsible company, that provides reliable equipment, experienced staff and customized solutions to get the job done right.

We require a self-motivated front-end person with exceptional communication skills, working knowledge of MS Office, and multi-tasker extraordinaire.

Qualifications and Required Experience

  • Proven professional, interpersonal, customer service and time management skills
  • Member of Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) candidates preferred.
  • 5+ years of international transportation, customs regulations, international logistics and shipping experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in International Business or related field or equivalent business experience & CCS (Certified Customs Specialist) designation
  • 4-6 years’ experience in import/export compliance, global operations and international supply chain logistics at a company with revenues of >30 million
  • Preference given for a candidate with experience shipping to and importing in North America and Europe.
  • Excellent English communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated person who enjoys challenges and working in a fast-paced environment

Description of Duties

Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • Manage LJ’s trade compliance program, including developing and implementing a custom compliance manual.
  • Manage Canadian import and export compliance program and understand impact to the business.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to teams exploring new international opportunities and projects.
  • Monitor and review export/import regulations on a regular basis to make sure LJ is compliant within the global market space.
  • Make and record determination of Harmonized Tariff Schedule classifications and Export Control Classification Numbers.
  • Administer the system controls necessary for import and export licensing requirements.
  • Collaborate with business partners to understand the impact of export controls and compliance.
  • Develop, implement, and perform export audits of the business as needed.
  • Manage compliance record keeping program.
  • Evaluate opportunities to leverage trade agreements and other duty reduction programs.
  • Manage and develop a team.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for all compliance related inquiries.
  • Set up and ship sales/rentals
  • Invoice sales
  • Customs documentation
  • All shipments to customers, Domestic and USA
  • Payables review for freight
  • International shipping
  • Shipping raw materials
  • Maintain NAFTA docs

Job Type: Full-time


  • international supply chain logistics: 4 years
  • customs regulations, international logistics and shipping: 5 years
  • import/export compliance, global operations: 4 years
  • shipping to and importing in North America and Europe: 1 year
  • import and export compliance program: 5 years
  • international transportation: 5 years


  • Bachelor’s Degree


  • (Certified Customs Specialist) designation

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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