Shipping Clerk in Everett, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Everett, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Shipping Clerk

Temp-to-Hire Opportunity

1st shift: 8AM-4:30PM

Everett, WA

The Shipper is responsible for the shipping of products using carriers. This position is required to coordinate with sales, purchasing and manufacturing to ensure the timely shipping of goods.

Job Duties:

  • Move freight, stock or other materials to and from production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, by hand or using a fork lift, hand truck or pallet jack
  • Sort cargo before loading and unloading
  • Assemble product containers, crates, skids, pallets and boxes using hand tools and pre-cut lumber
  • Pack containers and re-pack damaged containers
  • Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs
  • Examine shipment contents and compare with records such as manifests, invoices or orders to verify accuracy
  • Record shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages or discrepancies for reporting, accounting or record keeping purposes
  • Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading or shipping orders, to route materials
  • Correspond with representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages etc.
  • Pack, seal, label or affix shipping labels (i.e. UPS, FEDEX, DHL) to prepare materials for shipping, using hand tools, power tools or computer software


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Strong communication skills
  • Forklift Certification preferred
  • Good computer skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Must be able to lift, push and pull 50 lbs.
  • Should be familiar with nail gun, claw hammer, pallet jacks, banding machine, shrink wrap, and staple gun

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Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.