freight inspector


Freight inspectors determine if freight is secure and comes with the proper documentation. They inspect, manage and document freight shipments while verifying that the content comply with local, national and international regulations.

Alternative label

  • marine and cargo surveyor

  • cargo surveyor

  • principal surveyor

  • cargo inspector

  • freight surveyor

  • freight and cargo inspector

  • inspector of freight

  • freight & cargo inspector

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