Location St. John’s NL , Halifax NS, Calgary AB or Remote (from Canada)

Closing Date:  October 21, 2022

For over 100 years, PF Collins has been the trusted and preferred provider of international trade and project logistics services to clientele in Canada and around the world. From offices in Calgary, Halifax and St. John’s, our mandate is to provide high quality, customized solutions that create leaner supply chains for our clients. For more information on our business and services, please visit our website at pfcollins.com

We are seeking a confident and experienced Customs Rater who is accustomed to delivering exceptional customer service in a fast paced, time-sensitive environment. 

Key Responsibilities:

As Customs Rater, you will process import documents relating to incoming shipments and provide exceptional customer service.  Responsibilities will include:

  • Perform customs clearance functions in a Single Window Environment;
  • Perform customs clearance functions for all entry types and modes of transport, including high value shipments, courier low-value shipments, voluntary entries, temporary entries, transfers-in-bond and bonded warehouse entries;
  • Evaluate Customs declarations, documentation and client data prior to release for compliance and reporting purposes;
  • Arrange on-forwarding and delivery.
  • Provide outstanding customer service and foster positive relationships with our clients.

Must have excellent working knowledge of tariff classification, end use certificates, tariff treatments, valuation, CBSA computerized release system, Customs regulations and procedures, SIMA, surtax, GST/HST, CFIA, NRCAN, Transport Canada and requirements of all other government departments. 

Accurate data entry and attention to detail is essential to succeed in this position. 

Qualifications and Experience:

    • Post-Secondary Education;
    • Any combination of the following industry-specific education would be considered an asset:
    • CSCB Certified Customs Specialist (CCS) Designation and/or,
    • Certified Trade Compliance Specialist (CTCS) Designation and/or,
    • Brokers License 
    • Strong interpersonal skills;
    • Good organizational and communication skills;
    • Analytical and time management skills;
    • Commitment to teamwork;
  • Five or more years of senior customs rater experience.

Apply: 

Please forward your resume and cover letter in confidence as soon as possible to [email protected]

PF Collins is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all candidates for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted