Shipping and Receiving Direct Hire


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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White Bear Lake

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Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description

This is a direct hire placement that comes with a full benefits package including Healthcare, 401K match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, and Profit Sharing

17.00-$20.00 per hour DOE

1st shift: 6am-2:30pm, M-F

2nd shift: 2pm-10:30pm, M-F (need flexibility to also work 1st shift when needed) + $1.00 shift differential

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

*Coordinates and schedules all outbound loads and coordinates with sales and production.

*Determines proper loading order and placement of product.

*Verifies shipping documents and records any discrepancies.

*Set up all loads to be shipped common carrier with outside freight companies.

*Coordinates routing of orders, and dispatches carrier with orders and appropriate delivery instructions consistent with customer receiving times.

*Ensures all internal/external paperwork meets all Universal as well as DOT regulations and procedures.

*Documents any shortage on orders, investigates reasons for occurrence and informs sales and admin of the shortage.

*Takes and acts upon all calls for tracing and/or expediting orders.

*Maintains proper documentation and records of incoming and outgoing shipments.

*May assists loading and unloading material from trucks or carts.

*Prepares various reports and correspondence as required.

*Performs other duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

*Minimum high school diploma/GED

*Minimum 6 months of experience in shipping and receiving or related area.

*Working knowledge of proper loading techniques, weight limitations, and company procedures.

*Working knowledge of Excel, word and Outlook.

*Basic knowledge on lumber math, lumber grades and species.

*Successful completion of forklift driver licensing process.

*Preferred understanding on company policies, practices and procedures.

*Must be at least 18 years of age.

*Ability to understand verbal and written instructions in English; ability read and write English

*Ability to recognize safe vs. unsafe working conditions

*Ability to plan, and organize the work of others, determine priorities, meet deadlines and work under pressure and stress.

*Ability to identify problems and find viable solutions

*Ability to understand and use basic math and numbers, and to use a computer, calculator, and telephone.

*Demonstrated ability to frequently get on and off the forklift, and to strap and tie down shipments.

*Ability to multitask and pay attention to detail