Shipping Clerk

POSITION SUMMARY: This position is responsible for picking product and preparing it for shipping both nationally and internationally.

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Employees may work at different work stations as production needs require.
    • Requires preparation of packaging materials inventories, packaging of product to be shipped, and arrangement of transportation services.
    • UPS/FedEx, Bill of Lading software is to be used effectively and understood.
    • General housekeeping, maintenance and organization of work areas.
    • Requires interpersonal skills to coordinate with other employees and outside vendors.
  • Must report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.

 

    • Responsible for keeping an adequate supply of shipping materials on hand at all times.
  • Use appropriate material handling equipment.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE DESIRED:

  •  Experience in shipping desired
  •  Required to read, speak and write English, follow verbal instructions and use simple math.

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, ETC:

Ability to perform but not limited to the following tasks:

  • Be familiar with and able to interpret packing slips, enter into the computer the correct information.

 

    • Must be able to fill out bills of lading and be familiar with various forms that are used and required by the major freight carriers.
  • Must be capable of estimating weight, and use that information to calculate the cost of shipping.

 

    • Must be familiar with proper packaging methods and able to interpret visual aids used to convey specific packaging requirements.
  • Must be familiar with the most common material handling equipment.

 

  • Experience with UPS/FEDEX, Bill of Lading online software is desirable

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Lifting, Bending, Stretching, etc.)

  • Required to lift up to 60 plus lbs.
  • Regularly required to stand, bend, reach and move about the facility.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Exposed to shop elements such as noise, dust, odors, fumes, oils.

Interested candidates should submit a resume to hr@yellowjacket.com.