Shipping and Receiving Clerk


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to USD15/hr

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Branch Information

Tri-Cities, WA - (USA) 3321 West Kennewick Avenue Suite 220 WA Kennewick , WA 99336-2957



Job Description

Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Verifies and maintains records of incoming and outgoing materials in inventory.

Essential duties and responsibilities

* Answering all phone calls, taking all customer parts orders via phone, e-mail or in person.

* Prepare all paperwork for customer spare parts orders: sales orders/packing lists/UPS.

* Receive incoming shipments and compare items to work orders provided by supervisor

* Count items to ensure that the correct number have been received

* Determine storage areas for incoming shipments and allocate appropriate space within the warehouse

* Assist in physically moving incoming items to designated storage areas and supervise storage activities

* Look through work orders to determine order picking activities and pick orders according to the specific instructions provided

* Match order information in order cards with information on picked items to ensure conformity

* Operate forklifts to pick heavy boxes and transport them to checking areas

* Ascertain the quality and quantity of picked items and ensure that they are safely delivered to the delivery pallet

* Assist in loading and unloading trucks and determining safe ways of stacking items on the truck and retrieving items in a safe manner

* Record damaged or defective items and replace them according to company policies

* Handle returns and exchanges by ensuring that reverse distribution processes are followed properly

* Ascertain that all incoming and outgoing shipments are properly labeled and that correlating documents are available with each shipment

* Compare the amount and identification numbers of goods against orders

* Post weight and shipment charges

* Assemble wood and cardboard containers or pick pre-assembled containers

* Route products to departments

* Attach identifying information and delivery instructions on containers

* Responsible for scanning daily shipments to ensure the WM system is correct

* General cleaning of warehouse, removing trash, and keeping floors clean

Qualification requirements

* High School diploma or equivalent

* Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required

* High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment

* Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records

* Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner

* Maintain a clean & safe environment

* May be required to use RF scanner gun

* Clean driving record and a valid state motor vehicle operator's license may be required

Physical demands and abilities

* Lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time

* Having a good sense of balance

* Having good eye-hand-foot coordination

* Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights

* Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season

Pay: $15 per hour to start

Apply today by submitting a profile at and then call (509) 221-9670 or email [email protected]