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Tucker, GA

Salary: $12 - $15/hr DOE
Date Posted: February 6, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 298417

Job Description

Shipping Clerk

Job Duties:

• Pick items from storage areas by following picking orders

• Transport packed items from storage areas to the packing area

• Ensure that items are packed in a safe manner by using packing materials

• Make sure that packed cartons are sealed and labeled appropriately

• Ensure that all accompanying documentation is present with packed items

• Assist in loading packed items onto delivery trucks and make sure that they are stacked properly

• Prepare shipment papers in accordance to guidelines provided by the company

• Ensure that all work areas are clean and maintained at all times

• 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

• 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

• 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

• Maintain files of shipping records

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

• Attach identifying information and delivery instructions on containers

• Organize records of goods shipped

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of basic math (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing)
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs without assistance
  • Forklift experience is nice to have
  • Must have previous shipping experience