Material Handler - Shipping and Receiving

Material Handler - Shipping and Receiving

Work Location: Santa Clara, CA

Job type:

Posted: 12/09/2014

Salary: $15/hr. to $18/hr. DOE

Job Description

 

Job Title:  Material Handler, Shipping & Receiving

 

Job Summary:  Responsible for performing the physical or administrative/physical tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment. Unpacks and checks goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintains records of received goods, rejecting unsatisfactory items where necessary. Lifts heavy items and may operate a forklift. Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped. Posts weights and shipping charges and prepares goods for final shipment. Examines stocks and distributes materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Processing shipping documents, verifying parts, units, serial numbers and quantities.
  • Packaging units in pre-made and/or other generic containers, posting weights and shipping charges.
  • Responsible for performing the physical or administrative/physical tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, storing, and distributing of products, materials, parts, supplies and equipment.
  • Unpacks and checks goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintains records of received goods, rejecting unsatisfactory items where necessary.
  • May lift heavy items and may operate a forklift.
  • Prepares and maintains records of merchandise shipped.
  • Posts weights and shipping charges and prepares goods for final shipment.
  • Examines stocks and distributes materials in inventory and on manufacturing lines.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities when required.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:   No

Computer Skills and/or Tools:  MS Office, FED EX shipping software, UPS shipping software.

Qualifications/Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

· AES - Export Control experience

· Good written and verbal communication skills.

· Basic math aptitude.

· Must have valid Driver's License and fork lift experience.

· Basic understanding of Federal Express, UPS and other common carriers.

· Basic knowledge of domestic and international shipping regulations.

· Mil-Spec packaging experience preferred

 

Education and/or Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent and three or more year’s distribution experience, knowledge of material handling issues.

 

 

Job Responsibilities

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Job Requirements

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