Shipping and Receiving Clerk in Cambridge, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Cambridge, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $18.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring for a Shipping and Receiving Clerk for our client in Cambridge. You will be responsible for carrying out basic tasks at a customer site or multiple customer sites in a region. Tasks include but not limited to, inventory management, purchasing, shipping, receiving, chemical tracking, storeroom tracking, and product delivery. Reporting and customer interaction is typically of a routine nature. Must be cognizant of, and adhere to, Standard Operating Procedures and regulatory requirements.

* Performs inventory management related functions such as monitoring slow moving and dead inventory, conduct cycle counting, yearly physical inventories, and reporting.
* Provides daily customer service functions and communicates with the customer relative to inventory management.
* Performs purchasing functions including but not limited to: back order reporting and expediting, direct factory shipments, 3rd party support, managing quotes, document control, records maintenance, and resolving open invoices or pricing issues.
* Responsible for all customer service related functions including but not limited to: order entry, reporting, maintaining metrics, and cost savings tracking.
* Performs shipping coordination activities such as shipping customer material, handling routine issues, operating basic warehouse equipment, entering shipping information into the customer computer system, and equipment inspections.
* Responsible for handling hazardous material and preparing shipping documentation and packaging requirements.
* Interfaces directly with customer point of contact, purchasing directors, facility directors and plant managers.
* Responsible for managing consigned, non-consigned, customer owned or 3rd party inventory.
* Meets goals and objectives: safety, performance and quality.
* Creates programs for enhanced service efficiencies.
* Interfacing with Sales force and manufacture representatives.
* Documents change management.
* Updating and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures.
* Perform other duties as assigned

SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday; 1st shift (7:30am-4:00pm). Please submit resume or call Omar at 973-404-7212.

Pay: $18/hour

Location: Cambridge, MA.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.