Victory Packaging Shipping/Receiving Clerk in Auburn, Washington

Requisition Number 18-0207

Post Date 4/19/2018

Title Shipping/Receiving Clerk

City Auburn

State WA

Description

*SWING SHIFT**

A Shipping and Receiving Clerk is responsible for performing clerical and physical tasks in connection with shipping goods and receiving incoming shipments. May direct and coordinate the activities of other workers engaged in handling goods to be shipped or being received.

ESSENTIONAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment: Compares identifying information, counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders or other records.

  • Affixes shipping labels on packages, wooden crates and boxes.

  • Posts weights and shipping charges, and affixes postage.

  • Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages.

  • Routes items to departments.

  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications.

  • May direct others in preparing outgoing and receiving incoming shipments.

  • Inserts items into containers, using space fillers, and protective padding.

  • Lift and move heavy items/packages as required.

  • Use a computer as needed for email and internet information.

  • Select appropriate carriers/truckers to fill needs, both domestic and international and complete necessary shipping documentation.

  • Track shipments as neededAdditional Functions/Job Duties

  • Other duties as assigned.The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time as a primary job responsibility

  • Capacity to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. intermittently during a typical work shift

  • Observance to established safety guidelines in conducting physical work activity dutiesWork EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.The work environment is usually moderate to noisy

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • One or more year(s) experience as shipping/receiving clerk preferred

  • General fluency in English required, verbal and written

  • Basic computer literacy preferred

As an equal opportunity employer, we consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, protected veterans’ status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Victory Packaging, please call (713) 961-3299 or email hr@victorypackaging.com