Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Cargo and Freight Agent is C$37,680
What Do Cargo and Freight Agents Do?
A cargo and freight agent helps customers ship various goods through air, flight and sea transportation. The agent helps individual customers or companies that need help related to transportation logistics, assisting them in choosing a shipping method that will best suit their budget, needs and time constraints. As the shipment moves from one location to another, the agent follows up with customers to provide updates and attempt to remedy slow shipping situations as needed. The agent may work …Read more
- Communicate with customers picking up or dropping off cargo.
- Perform freight transfers.
- Inspect equipment to prevent damage or injury.
- Load and unload cargo from pallets and containers.