Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings

Customer Service Agent

Posted Date 7 months ago(11/8/2022 10:59 AM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Sales & Marketing
Redondo Beach
Polar Air Cargo
Employment Type (Portal Display)
Regular Full-Time


This positon is responsible for the direct interactions and communications with customers in a courteous, efficient, friendly and professional manner. Handle customer complaints; provide appropriate solutions and alternatives within the time limits. Requires following-up to ensure resolution. Keeps and files records of customer interactions.  Follow communication procedures, guidelines and policies. Go beyond the extra mile to engage and communicate with external customers.


  • Provide customer service support including duties related to import functions.
  • Identify, research and resolve customer service issues and/or ensure resolution.
  • Support as needed non-initial booking functions (e.g. re-booking, cancellations, no-shows).
  • When possible, averts and/or diffuses potential customer problems.
  • Identifies and communicates problems in network disruptions to the customer.
  • Assists supervisor of customer service in identification of other internal departments’ potential and/or current problems and/or needs relating to customer service and works with departments to resolve.
  • Responds to customers’ questions, problems, requests, and/or complaints.
  • Communicates tracing of missing cargo and follows-up on tracers.
  • Timely response to emails from customers, suppliers, carriers and our internal network
  • Provides timely customer call back-up support.
  • Researches local claims and provides documentation to corporate customer service.
  • Creates, maintains, updates and/or utilizes customer and/or freight reports and information in computer database and/or company records.
  • Prepares reports, maintains logs, completes and sends CCA’s and maintains departmental filing.
  • Tracks all on-forwarded cargo to final destination via aircraft or truck.
  • Coordinates truck movements with RFS
  • Communicate with GCM & APAC on propriety list for breakdown and handling.
  • Creates an environment that encourages team work by:
  • Informing supervisor and/or director of customer service of unique or difficult situations;
  • Providing ongoing support, assistance and information to customer service staff, and management;
    • Maintaining working relationships with employees in other pertinent departments, such as Ground Ops, and sales, to obtain and/or provide information.
    • Acts as a liaison between the customer and the internal teams (CRT, Sales, Ops, Flight Planning, RFS, ACE) to help determine the most accurate booking status
    • Handle all general inquires and booking questions. Over communicates with a customer on the status of their cargo/booking via email and phone


  • High school degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Adaptability in a fast-paced customer service environment.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, Teams).
  • Demonstrates proficiency with IATA process and procedures.
  • Understands and uses company reports utilized by customer service.
  • Applies interpersonal, communication, and telephone skills.
  • Uses ability to track and coordinate multiple issues simultaneously.
  • Applies decision-making skills.
  • Applies conceptual and problem solving skills.
  • Applies understanding of aircraft cargo loading capacities.
  • Understands and adheres to company policies and procedures.
  • Applies understanding of air cargo industry and competition.
  • Three years airline customer service or cargo-related experience.
  • Must be reliable, flexible and available to work varied hours, weekends and holidays.
  • Computer-savvy with a working knowledge of cargo systems.
  • Travel for this role is not required but may occur infrequently based on business need.





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