Shipping and Receiving in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 5/16/2020

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    16 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Growing company in Brooklyn Park is looking for a solid and dependable candidate to join their shipping team with a temp-to-hire opportunity! 

The Shipping/Receiving Clerk is responsible for daily shipping and receiving activities to including:

Prepare domestic and/or international shipments in accordance with shipping requirements and specifications. Assemble and check orders, do packing and crating, attach or stencil shipping instructions. May use banding and/or shrink wrap machines.  Receive all incoming materials, supplies, equipment and returned goods. Check received goods against purchase orders or receiving papers. Check quantity, type, size, part numbers, dimensions, etc. to properly identify materials. Route or deliver materials to storage or manufacturing locations. Maintain records and prepare receiving and shipping reports. May load and unload trucks.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Ship domestic and/or international shipments
  2. Receive all incoming materials
  3. Perform cycle counts
  4. Loading of trucks using powered fork lift and pallet jacks for LTL and full load trucks. Including UPS/FedEx packages
  5. Electronically process incoming and outgoing materials in ERP System

Additional Job Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Coordinate with Production and Customer Service to ship all product on time.
  2. Responsible for all in-coming freight including raw materials, hardware, subcontracting, and misc. supplies.
  3. Manages all important documents such as advance shipping notices, pack slips, proforma invoices, bills of lading, etc
  4. Checks all pulled orders for accuracy and packs for shipment.
  5. Reading sales orders and check for correct methods of shipping and packaging methods.
  6. Contact trucking companies either online or email for freight rates.
  7. Packing product to go to secondary finishing operations.
  8. Make sure department (and truck drivers) always work in a safe manner.
  9. Inspect incoming skids and boxes for freight damage.
  10. Inspect contents against packing list and company purchase order for quantity and correct content.
  11. Maintain inventory accuracy of items in the warehouse.
  12. Support Other Departments As Required. 

General Duties and Responsibilities

  •  Report to work as scheduled.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects.
  • Maintain a positive and safe working environment for all employees.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Education and/or Experience
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 1+ years of experience in a shipping/receiving role

Hours are Monday - Thursday from 6am-4:30pm 

Pay Range based on experience - $16 - $18 per hour.

Must have solid work history to be considered!

Volt Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.