Training Specialist - Freight Forwarding

Location: Cerritos, CA

Department: The Academy

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

OEC Group is one of the largest freight forwarders in the US and we’re looking for a Training Specialist at our Cerritos office. We're constantly growing and we’re adding incredible people to our team all the time. The training specialist will support the training of new employees in our various departments including ocean import, traffic/trucking, customs brokerage, and various others. They will also be expected to write standard operating procedures for existing and emerging business units. If you have experience in the freight forwarding industry and strong communication skills, this could be the perfect fit for you.

Duties and Responsibilities (Other duties may be assigned):

  • Conduct training classes/modules for new hires as well as existing employees
  • Write training documents and SOPs while keeping them updated
  • Stay current on changes in the freight forwarding industry, including new rules/regulations, customs classifications, and general ocean freight industry changes
  • Prepare and oversee examinations of new hires
  • Coordinate with department managers to determine curriculum for training
  • Travel expected <20% of the time


  • Minimum 2 year Associate degree OR Equivalent Experience
  • 1-3 years of experience working in an administrative or operations support role
  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office skills with an emphasis on PowerPoint on Word
  • Freight forwarding industry experience is preferred

Company Overview:

Established in 1981, OEC Group is one of the leading NVOCC freight forwarding companies. With headquarters located in Taipei, Taiwan, as well as regional headquarters in Los Angeles and branches throughout Asia, North America and Europe; OEC Group enjoys a strong position in a rapidly growing market.


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday 

After successfully completing a standard 90 day probationary period the employee is granted a full benefits package. This includes:

  • Full Health Insurance Premium (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance Coverage, Vacation/Personal/Floating Days.
  • Annual performance review and opportunity for salary adjustment. Annual bonus determined by overall performance.
  • After 1 full year of employment; 401K retirement plan with up to a 3% company match.

OEC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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