APL Logistics Americas, Ltd Spec, Customs Admin in Los Angeles, California

Spec, Customs Admin



The Customs Administration Department provides compliance support to both Carmichael employees and Carmichael customers and Pre-Classification services to Carmichael customers.


This position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Pre-Classification for multiple Customers. Assist customers with classification advice during product development.

  • Government agency import requirements research such as FDA, CPSC, and Department of Agriculture requirements. Over 40 agencies are involved in the importer process.

  • Must also assist in interpreting anti-dumping and countervailing duty scopes and cases.

  • Assist coworkers on research projects for specific daily entries.

  • Assist importers with compliance challenges such as requests for information, actions taken by CBP and penalty situations. Help importers develop classifications for product lines and help them understand regulatory requirements.

Key Results:

  • Seasons need to be pre-classed timely prior to shipping

  • Customs/OGA Compliance inquiries and Free Trade Eligibility Advice

  • Customs Compliance/Classification Training at Customers request


  • Broker’s license

  • 5 years Customs broker experience

  • Strong Communication skills, computer skills, and analytical skills. Good writing skills are a plus.

  • English

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Teamwork – showing a commitment to teamwork and collaboration

  • Respect – extending dignity and respect to all people

  • Integrity – fostering trust and a positive work environment

  • Innovation – bringing creativity to the workplace

  • Customer Focus – achieving Company, department, and personal goals through a strong customer focus

Job: Logistics

Primary Location: US-CA-Los Angeles

Work Locations

USA Los Angeles HQ (CIS)(0581)

533 Glendale Blvd

Los Angeles,90026-5097

Organization Carmichael

Job Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Travel No

Req ID: 180000VB