Customer Service Representative (Transportation Service Representative) - Minneapolis, MN

Canadian Pacific Railway Minneapolis, MN

About the Job

+ Req ID: [[id]] + Department: [[filter6]] + Job Type: [[jobLevel]] + Position Type: [[relocationPack]] + Location: [[filter3]], [[filter2]] + Country: [[filter1]] + % of Travel: [[travel]] + # of Positions: [[numberOpenings]] + Compensation Rate: [[compensation]] + Job Available to: [[jobAvailable]] + Deadline to apply: [[closeDate]] Canadian Pacific (TSX:CP)(NYSE:CP) is a transcontinental railway in the United States and Canada with direct links to eight major ports providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of Canadian Pacific.??? PURPOSE OF POSITION: You will be part of our Network Service Center office in Minneapolis, an organization of highly skilled employees dedicated to meeting and exceeding internal and external customer requirements in a 7 day a week, 24 hour a day operation. POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES: + Our Network Service Center encompasses a variety of roles in the Production Operations department (handling customer requests, inventory control, processing bill of lading information, exchanging railcars with other railways and Border Services activities), Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Equipment Accounting, Supplemental Services/Demurrage, and Freight Claims; + Respond to customer inquiries (calls, emails) and customer-identified problems; + Handle customer requests from a variety of accounts and on a variety of topics; + Provide internal and external customers with timely and accurate information supporting the delivery of transportation services. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: + An undergraduate degree in Commerce, Business Administration or Arts is preferred; + Ability to work all 3 shifts and perform in a 24x7 environment; + Strong problem solving, organizational and planning skills; + Results-oriented with a sense of urgency; + Strong written and oral skills to respond to internal and external requests for information; + Ability to interact in a professional and constructive manner with both co-workers and customers working in a team environment; + Proficient in the use of a variety of computer applications, including the Microsoft Office suite of applications; + Must meet keyboarding standards established by the organization; + Proficiency in consumer math and Microsoft Excel The hiring process will include the following mandatory steps: + An information Session will be held for selected candidates to complete aptitude assessments and learn about the position - attendance is mandatory; + Candidates who pass the aptitude assessments will be interviewed and have the opportunity to observe the position for one (1) hour WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER: + Flexible and competitive benefits package + Completive company pension plan + Annual Fitness Subsidy ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Medical Requirements: CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public. This position is considered a safety sensitive position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening and pre-employment physical. Drug Test Elements: All new hires are required to undergo a drug screen. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping CP safe and drug free. Background Investigation: The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances: + Criminal history check + Education verification + Social Security number verification CP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, inclusive of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.