Compile records of amount, kind, and condition of cargoes.
What does a Cargo Checker do?
Compiles records of amount, kind, and condition of cargo loaded on or unloaded from ship: Verifies amount of cargo against lists compiled from bills of lading or shipping manifests. Measures and records dimensions of cargo and computes cubic feet required for stowage aboard ship. Records condition of damaged cargo unloaded from ship. May prepare stowage plan showing location of cargo stowed aboard ship or rail car.