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  • Sector: Warehouse
  • Function: Warehouse
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  • Expiry Date: 07 May 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2155833_1617756592

Job Number: 2155833

Job Title: Warehouse / Forklift operator / Sh. & Rec.
Location: Union City Ca.
Compensation: $18.50 - 20.00 Hr. M-F 8am-4:30pm

The primary function of the Shipping & Receiving Assistant is to ensure that all outbound shipments are properly packed, documented and sent out per each order's specifications and within the specified time frame. The Shipping & Receiving Assistant will also handle incoming shipments of supplies and materials and perform associated record-keeping processes when needed.

Role and Responsibilities

o Packing and creating records for outbound shipments

o Working with the warehouse manager to formulate day-to-day shipping schedules

o Keeping track of ground UPS & FedEx pickup schedules and scheduling one-time pick-ups as needed

o Receiving incoming orders of supplies and materials and checking against their corresponding P.O.s

o Sorting incoming materials from collaborating companies and distributing these materials

o Assisting with stocking and inventory when necessary

o Fulfilling orders from ready-made stock when necessary

o Assisting other staff with preparing outbound shipments when necessary

o Monitoring and maintaining shipping/packing supply levels

o Handle shipping / receiving on daily basis

o Place merchandise in warehouse or storage facility by packaging, lifting, operating forklifts and pallet jacks for large good as necessary

o Maintain files, Shipping and Receiving Reports for managers

o Maintain the warehouse through organizing and cataloging items on a regular basis

o Schedule large shipments and plan logistics to ensure that there is sufficient storage space for incoming items and staff on hand to manage shipments when the Warehouse Manager is unavailable

o Additional responsibilities as required

Qualifications and Experience

o High School diploma or G.E.D certificate

o Proficiency with PCs and preferred. Must be comfortable communicating via email

Required attributes

o Strong attention to detail

o Ability to meet deadlines and fulfill scheduled hours

o Have strong interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

o Detail oriented and highly organized

o Self-starter with the ability to multi-task

o Ability to gather and analyze data to reach decisions

Working Conditions And Physical Effort

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a Shipping & Receiving Clerk encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

o Physical Demands/Efforts

o Work requires occasional physical exertion including some lifting of objects weighing up to 50 pounds

o Willing and able to stand for long periods of time

o Willing and able to sit occasionally

o Willing and able to walk to other areas of the plant often

o Willing and able to type on computer for extended amount of time

o The actions of this position includes: sitting, standing, walking, bending, lifting and turning, as well as hand/arm movements such as grasping, reaching, pulling, pushing, typing

o Willing and able to push and pull loaded handcarts and dollies within a warehouse setting.

o Mental & Visual Demands

o Work performed by this position requires a significant level of mental concentration to manage multiple complex tasks.

o Work requires continuous visual effort for extended periods of time.


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