Shipping and Receiving


Manufacturing and Production

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Redwood City

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Salary Range


No. of Openings


Branch Information

Silicon Valley, CA - (USA) 2960 Stevens Creek Blvd CA San Jose , CA - 95128 Phone : 408-241-4900



Job Description

Shipping Receiving Clerk Job Description
* 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
* Select the method of consignment utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates
* Arrange for a carrier vehicle or pickup
* Compare the amount and identification numbers of goods against orders
* Post weight and shipment charges
* Maintain files of shipping records
* Trace missing or lost shipments
* Assemble wood and cardboard containers or pick pre-assembled containers
* Route products to departments
* Attach identifying information and delivery instructions on containers
* Organize records of goods shipped