Shipping and Receiving Clerk Jobs

Shipping and Receiving Clerk Overview

Shipping and Receiving Clerks are responsible for the smooth flow of received goods and supplies that a company uses in production. Clerks record all pertinent information for every package received, including tracking information, dimensions and weight. Incorrect or damaged shipments need to be returned by completing the necessary paperwork to verify the issue.

Individuals who hold this position are also responsible for the timely shipment of customer orders. Whether goods are inbound or outbound, a Shipping and Receiving Clerk is required to maintain accurate records of all activity. They often use handheld electronic devices to maintain and update databases regularly. They report defective materials, keep up the work area and equipment, and ensure an adequate supply of shipping materials is available at all times. If the company ships large or bulky items, the added responsibility of operating warehouse equipment such as pallet jacks, dollies and forklifts may be part of the job.

Shipping and Receiving Clerk Education Requirements

A high school diploma or GED is normally required, and good computer skills are a plus that indicates a comfort level with updating databases and using handheld electronic devices. Additionally, because the job often entails moving and lifting packages, being physically fit may be a requirement.

Job Market for Shipping and Receiving Clerks

Employment in this occupation is projected to show little or no change from 2012 to 2022. With the increased use of radiofrequency identification tags, productivity will increase, allowing fewer clerks to do the same amount of work.

Industries with the highest levels of employment of Shipping and Receiving Clerks include the following:

  • Warehousing and storage
  • Employment services
  • Delivery services
  • Online or mail-order houses
  • Department stores

Similar occupations candidates might want to explore are Freight Coordinator, Forklift Operator and General Warehouse jobs.

Salary Expectations for Shipping and Receiving Clerks

The median salary for this occupation is $29,320. The bottom 10 percent of workers earn around $19,360, and the top 10 percent make $45,780 or more.

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JOB FAIR Wednesday, April 1st from 10a-2p 3875 State Rd. Cuyahoga Falls, OH Pay rates range from $10-14.75/hr All shifts available! •Forklift Operators and Material Handlers •Shipping and Receiving •Cherry Pickers •Shipping Clerk •Machine Operators •Welders and Fabricators •Grinders •General Labor Medical and Dental Insurance, and Referral Bonuses available. CAN'T ATTEND THE JOB ...
Part-Time positions available FILE CLERK/ADMIN ASSISTANT AND SHIPPING /RECEIVING CLERK with good driving record email resumes to: *****...
Pay Rate Min: $13.00 USD Pay Rate Max: $15.00 USD Salary Min: USD Salary Max: USD Job Score: Job Description: Shipping/Receiving PR: $13-$15 per hour. Long term contract w/ a chance to go perm. Must pass a 10 panel drug test. Hours: 7am-3:30pm, 30 minutes for lunch Perform shipping and receiving of goods, transact receipts in JD Edwards, distribute packages to recipients throughout build...
Tasks 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 recordkeeping purposes. Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, or shipping orders, to route materials. Confer or correspond with establishm...
HEICO Component Repair Group is a very successful, fast-paced subsidiary of HEICO Corporation, a NYSE-traded company (NYSE: HEI, HEI.A). For over 50 years HEICO has thrived by serving niche segments of the aerospace, defense, and electronics industries by providing innovative and cost-saving products and services. HEICO Aerospace’s high-energy culture focuses our Team Members’ on providing high qu...
This is a 3+month Position, could go longer.. Follow specific directions to perform shipping and receiving assignments that require basic understanding and use of standard procedures. Prepares, handles, packages, distributes and ships outgoing materials as required. Uses PCs and software programs to process shipments, inventory transactions, and documents for domestic and import shipments. Moves ...
Company Confidential HOUSTON, TX, 77060
Duties and Responsibilities: · Handle incoming shipments in an organized fashion · Direct loading and unloading of trucks · Maintain proper inventory count · Responsible for checking in material received · Conduct final inspections and determine accuracy of Outgoing shipments · Schedule all incoming and outgoing freight · Organize and maintain a neat warehouse Requirements: Must have a m...
Company Confidential Miami, FL, 33122
Shipping & Receiving Clerk Summary FAA 145 Repair Station seeking immediate hire for a full time ( 40 hour a week) shipping and receiving clerk. Ideal candidate will perform a variety of shipping and receiving tasks. Verify materials received are as ordered and routes incoming items to appropriate departments/locations. Prepares items for shipment ensuring cost effective courier services. Leads ...
Job Purpose: Maintains production by inventorying and disbursing supplies and equipment. Duties: * Receives items by packing containers. * Verifies items received by checking identifying information of items; inspecting condition of items; comparing count/measure of items to purchase order and packing list. * Maintains inventory by marking and placing items in stock; establishing inventory re...
Calling all Shipping, Receiving and Inventory Clerks! A well-known manufacturing is looking for several Shipping and Receiving Clerks to assist with inventory support, production and tracking shipments. Full job description upon request. Qualified candidates MUST have experience in coordinating shipments, inventory of materials and cycle counts, and order tracking. Bilingual Spanish preferred bu...
Overview: Lithia Anchorage BMW Shipping and Receiving Clerk Shipping and Receiving Clerk – Warehouse Clerk Anchorage BMWcontinues to grow and we are seeking talented Shipping and Receiving Clerk to join our successful Parts team. Anchorage BMWis one of many Lithia Auto Stores. At Lithia we provide a unique blend of leadership skills with a culture that embodies our core values and the opportu...
Texas Book Company is the Southwest’s leading provider of textbooks and management services to college bookstores. Throughout its 40-year history, Texas Book Company has emphasized customer satisfaction, long term relationships, and a commitment to excellence. The company is currently seeking a high-energy team player for the position of Shipping/Receiving Clerk at their Coastal Bend College Books...
Unload daily shipments from UPS and other truckers. Process new merchandise and ship out to our stores....
Manpower currently has a Shipping and Receiving Clerk position available for our client located in Ripon, WI. As a Shipping/Receiving Clerk, you'll play a key role in keeping things moving smoothly. You'll enter data into the computer system and be comfortable using spreadsheets on a daily basis. Assist with counting and recording material receipts. And, generally, jump in with your can-do attitud...
Alfred University Shipping & Receiving Clerk performs clerical and manual activities in the College of Ceramics shipping, receiving, and central stores operations. Provides back-up to distribution and Property Control Supervisor. Working knowledge of shipping/receiving operations, freight and postage regulations. Attention to detail and ability to follow through on multiple projects necessary. Abi...
Company Confidential ANDOVER, MA, 01810
Shipping & Receiving Clerks Needed! 40 hours/week (M-F) Do you have a strong ability to adapt to a fast-paced workload? We are seeking self-motivated professionals to join our Shipping and Receiving team. This position works directly with management to organize and prepare items for daily shipments. Candidates must be able to perform operational procedures for all activities required of maintainin...
AVPOL International LLC (dba AIL) has potential openings for Shipping & Receiving Clerksin Vicksburg, MS to provide warehouse/shipping and receiving services. Experience/Education: Three (3) – five (5) years of experience in shipping, receiving. Ability to read, interpret policies and procedures. Experience with using automated systems. High School Diploma Must be able to lift up to 75lb. M...
C&Y Global Inc. is one of the fastest growing scrap-metal recycling companies, with warehouses in Houston, Dallas, Chicago, and California. From our establishment in 2004, our revenue has increased steadily. We are looking for high potential candidates who can grow with us. Position: Shipping & Receiving Clerk Location: 6565 Smith Ave, Newark, CA 94560 Responsibilities: 1.Shipping/Receiving o...
C C&Y Global Inc. is one of the fastest growing scrap-metal recycling companies, with warehouses in Houston, Dallas, Chicago, and California. From our establishment in 2004, our revenue has increased steadily. We are looking for high potential candidates who can grow with us. Position: Shipping & Receiving Clerk Location: 2001 S. Riverfront Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207 Responsibilities: 1. Shipping...
Company Confidential North Wilkesboro, NC, 28659
Responsible for Receiving Inventory and coordinating the shipping of Inventory. Directly working with Transportation Companies. Must have computer skills. Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations preferred but not required....

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