Clear Ocean and Air Import freight thru customs in a timely manner. Respond to e-mails and phone calls daily. Obtain documents from various programs. Keep files and logs. Hardest part was obtaining the required documents from the importers or freight forwarders. Great group of people to work with. We found ways to make it enjoyable. Never a dull moment.
a typical day at work at fedex would consist of working at a very fast pace putting up with constant reprimands from management you never can do enough for the company. you are just a number and reminded all the time that your replaceable. its typical corporate america.
they hire under false pretense they promise you advancement and raises but then do nothing to help you advance, and they keep you stuck and make you beg for a raise that you deserve.
the best part of my day was the customers and drivers they where amazing
the hardest part of my job was the inconsistent schedule, being bullied by coworkers and the lack of support from management.
A typical day at work is wondering if your manager is going to Instant Message you at any moment with random stats that your not meeting, meeting numbers is whats important in this company, not consistent policies across op-cos, managers seem to make their own policies that work for them.
My experience while working in fedex was good. I learned a lot in how to deal with customers. They even provided training in how to handle pressure of many incoming calls and make sure that we solve the problem so that customers are satisfied at the end and become a
Fedex is one of the worlds largest courier company and their management are quite professional and well trained in their fields.
The workplace culture was quite good in the sense everyone was treated equally and professionally at the same time make it a easy going atmosphere as well.
The reason i had to leave was that i got married and had to go to London for a while.
Mangament is 30/70 in term of good and bad. If they have a good manager they will look out for you, that bad manager will give you extremely hard time. The one that is in the middle only doing enough to get by which is scary cause the sometimes do give a care about you situation .
Room for growth
Their policy is so vague to the point it not fair to you
Enjoyed my stay though it was short. Great office culture and management was good. Normal working hours and awesome colleagues. Left due to better offer elsewhere but will go back should great offers arise