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Boarding Agent

Company: T. Parker Host
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: November 10, 2019

Job Description:

Title: Boarding Agent Status: Full Time, Exempt Company: Host AgencyReports To: Operations Manager Supervises: N/A Location: Host Agency- New Orleans, LASince its inception in 1923 as a ship agency business, T. Parker Host has developed a strong reputation for offering REAL solutions and improving efficiency for its customers. Host is the largest dry bulk agent in the United States and handles nearly 4,000 vessels annually, including dry bulk, breakbulk, tankers and cruise ships. As agents, we represent principals from around the world and coordinate directly with local and international parties for every ship were appointed. Host Agency continues to develop a strong worldwide network of relationships throughout the maritime community.The Person: The successful candidate will have the following behaviors and demonstrate the competencies below.Position Summary: Act as liaison between Host Agency principals, ship owners, cargo interests and marine terminal management for efficient operation of vessels when in port.Core Principles: All team members must demonstrate an ability to adhere and understand the core principles of the company. This team member must be able to provide value and depth to the Core Principles of Host.

  • Our people are our greatest assets.
  • Their safety is our top priority.
  • We provide exceptional service.
  • We believe every relationship is important.
  • We are detectives, understanding all activities within our markets.
  • We know today's opportunities are tomorrow's growth.
  • We conduct all business with integrity.
  • We build on our legacy.Position Specific Behaviors
    • Team player
    • Makes decisions and executes quickly
    • Honesty and integrity
    • Adaptable and flexible
    • Collaborative- works well with others
    • Excels in high growth, entrepreneurial and meritocratic environment
    • Comfortable with ambiguity
    • Strong intellectual curiosity
    • Thrives in a pressurized work environmentDemonstrated Competencies to be Successful at Host
      • Self- starter
      • Problem solving
      • Communication
      • Customer Focus
      • Accountability
      • Executing both short-term plans and long-term plans tied to vision and big picture goalsEssential Responsibilities and Duties:
        • Coordinate pilot, tug, linesman orders, berthing assignments for vessels
        • Boarding vessels at marine facilities in ports
        • Coordinate U.S. Customs & Border Protection boardings and entrance/clearance of vessels
        • Scheduling of husbandry deliveries to vessel
        • Prepare commercial maritime documents
        • Manage port funding process for vessels port stay
        • Adhere to internal administration and accounting procedures
        • Gather local market information, expand local port, and industry contacts
        • Ensure accurate and timely response to all email requests
        • Other duties as outlined in company Operations SOPEducation, Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Abilities Required:
          • College degree desirable
          • One year of agency experience preferred
          • Strong interpersonal skills including excellent verbal and written communication skills
          • Self-motivated and able to multi-task in a constant changing work environment
          • Analytical and problem-solving skills
          • Ability to manage high volumes of electronic communication, both in office and while mobile in the field
          • Ability to work evenings, weekends, holidays and adapt to fluid ship port schedules in 24/7/365 port operations
          • ASBA Agency certified or willing to become within first three months of employmentPhysical Requirements:
            • Climbing-Ascending, descending ladders, stairs, ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and arms
            • Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
            • Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions (cold, heat, wind, rain, snow)Education, Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Abilities Required:
              • College degree preferred
              • Knowledge of the maritime industry preferred
              • Strong interpersonal skills including excellent verbal and written communication skills
              • Self-motivated and able to multi-task in a constant changing work environment
              • Analytical and problem solving skills
              • Ability to manage high volumes of electronic communication, both in office and while mobile in the field
              • Ability to work evenings, weekends, holidays and adapt to fluid ship port schedules in 24/7/365 port operations
              • Must have a valid drivers license and clean driving recordPhysical Requirements:
                • Climbing-Ascending, descending ladders, stairs, ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and arms
                • Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
                • Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions (cold, heat, wind, rain, snow)Education, Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Abilities Required:
                  • College degree preferred
                  • Knowledge of the maritime industry preferred
                  • Strong interpersonal skills including excellent verbal and written communication skills
                  • Self-motivated and able to multi-task in a constant changing work environment
                  • Analytical and problem solving skills
                  • Ability to manage high volumes of electronic communication, both in office and while mobile in the field
                  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, holidays and adapt to fluid ship port schedules in 24/7/365 port operations
                  • Must have a valid drivers license and clean driving recordPhysical Requirements:
                    • Climbing-Ascending, descending ladders, stairs, ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and arms
                    • Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
                    • Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions (cold, heat, wind, rain, snow)

Keywords: T. Parker Host, New Orleans , Boarding Agent, Sales , New Orleans, Louisiana

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