Gate Checker I Customer Service

Seattle, WA

Posted January 19, 2022

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm

If you take pride in providing great customer service, and enjoy working outside then this full-time Gate Checker/Customer Service opportunity could be a great fit for you! 

This company is an industry leader in the barge transportation industry serving Alaska and Hawaii, and they offer competitive pay, a great day shift schedule, and career advancement opportunities.

As a Gate Checker/Customer Service associate, you will keep track and maintain a daily log of trucks and freight containers entering and leaving the barge. 

Gate Checker I Customer Service Job Duties:

  • Verifying of inventory on freight trucks (requires you to be outdoors 90% of your shift) 
  • Gathering data from the truck drivers as they come through and documentation of orders
  • Counting and measuring freight from containers
  • Friendly customer service

You will be successful in this role if you are detailed-oriented and enjoy working outdoors. 

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm

Gate Checker I Customer Service Requirements:

  • Experience using Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel and Legible Penmanship) 
  • Willing and able to work in all the elements 
  • Strong attention to detail (verification errors can be costly) 
  • Experience with distribution paperwork is a plus! 
  • Capability of reading a ruler and construction material specifications

Pay: $20.00 - $21.00 per hour *DOE


  • Medical Benefits, Vision, Dental
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer match
  • Competitive pay increases 
  • Wellness Programs 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays 

Location: South Seattle (Free Parking Provided, Not Bus Accessible

If you are interested in this Gate Checker I Customer Service role, apply now or call 253-353-7700 to connect with our team today!

TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Shari Spurgeon

I am a senior recruiter with the TERRA Tukwila team. I am passionate about customer service, and the daily opportunities to connect the right client and candidate together. I love fostering amazing relationships that provide so many talented people new career adventures!

Named Best of Staffing® ten years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

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