GE Import/ Export Specialist in Midlothian, Virginia

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GE Power

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Power Power Generation Services

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Posted Position Title

Import/ Export Specialist

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Role Summary/Purpose

Export / Import coordinators arranges export and domestic shipments, prepares and approves transportation orders, manages pricing information and the of release invoices. This position will send documentation that coincides with shipments and exportation and are responsible for export regulatory compliance, accounting and audit functions. And this position will arrange transportation and customs clearance for shipments into the US.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Prepare documents for export and domestic shipments

  • Classify shipments in accordance with Schedule B and EAR

  • Classify shipments under the Harmonized Tariff System of U.S. Customs

  • Input transportation information into Ardmore website

  • Make arrangements for inland shipping and intra-company shipping


  • High school diploma / GED

  • 3 years of experience in shipping, domestic and import / export traffic terms, documentation and procedures

  • Thorough understanding of U.S. Customs regulations

  • Thorough understanding of U.S. Export controls

  • Experience handling MULITPLE tasks where attention to detail is critical to success

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is

required. We will not sponsor individuals from employment visas, now or in the

future, for this job opening

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated professional oral / written communication

  • Ability to read technical drawings

  • NCBFAA CCS or CES certification desired

  • Experience with planning and organization

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Lean Six Sigma certified

  • Aggressive self-starter

  • Strong project management skills

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