Customs Officer

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Tasks

Customs officers protect the shipping industry from abuse by preventing smuggling and illegal trade. His/her duties are to:
• coard and search suspicious ships, undertake inspections and searches of cargoes and personnel
• advise on and collect taxes and duties from the legitimate movement of manufactured and imported goods
• collect and protect revenue, providing criteria for selection of non-compliant businesses
• identify irregularities
• take appropriate action, and producing audit reports

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