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Tonnage Compilation Clerk

Calculate tonnage of specified components of ship's cargoes.

What does a Tonnage Compilation Clerk do?

Calculates tonnage of specified components of ship’s cargo to compile report for use in assessing tariffs: Calculates tonnage of each commodity from ship’s manifest. Converts cubic feet of cargo volume into tonnage assessable. Converts metric volume of cargo into pounds and cubic feet, using formulas and calculating machine. Compiles tonnage list for each commodity in ship’s cargo and submits lists to accounting department.