2nd Shift Warehouse Cargo Agent

Chicago, Illinois

Afternoon Shift Warehouse Cargo Agent (Junior)- ORD area

We offer an excellent benefits package, paid training, weekly paychecks, direct deposit or cash card options, paid sick leave, attendance bonus (paid time off) comp time, holiday pay



I.K. Hofmann USA is a leading international provider of professional employment services. We have over 20,000 employees working in over 100 locations across five countries in fields ranging from industrial to office, marketing to engineering, technology and more. At I.K. Hofmann USA, our strategy is to provide our employees with the freedom to do their job and entrust them with a will to serve.


I.K. Hofmann USA has an immediate contract opening for Cargo Agent in Chicago, IL for a Cargo facility.

We are looking for ambitious and detail-oriented individuals to perform faced paced warehouse work, cargo and mail handling (including documents) under supervision.

The Cargo Agent is responsible for: 

· Processes export and import Warehouse inquires as per clients requirements and procedures such as:

· Physical checks upon acceptance

· Build-up of Unit Load Devices (ULD) incl. weighing and issuing of ULD-tag

· Positioning of loose cargo 

· Loading/unloading of trucks, if applicable

· Breakdown and check-in of freight

· Delivery of (physical) shipments to customers

· Transfer of freight to Interline partners

· Handles Special Cargo

· Performs physical Airmail Handling

· Handles ULDs, loading equipment, and material,

· Conducts weekly ULD and equipment inventory control,

· Performs company vehicle and forklift driving duties,

· Performs customer service in the warehouse,

· Initiates tracing of missing/found cargo and handles other irregularities, such as offloads, damages

· Controls customs releases where applicable, 

· Works according to documented CHM and GOM procedures,

· Observes and applies the security requirements of client and local authorities

· Ensures loss and damage prevention of cargo, mail, ULDs (unit load devices), and other equipment.


GED/High School desired 


Warehouse and ramp vehicle driving skills, must possess valid license

Driver's License required 

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds 

Pay Rate starting at 15.80/hr 

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classes. Our differences make us thrive!

                Must be eligible to work in the United States for any company without sponsorship.


Type: Contract

Experience: 0

Education: High School

Category: Warehouse

Salary: 15.80 Per Hour

Reference ID: 2462

Date Posted: 05/11/2020

Start Date: 12/06/2019