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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Receiving Clerk with Forklift Certification, Shipping & Receiving Clerk for Receiving Dept – Growing fulfillment and distribution center seeks a Shipping & Receiving Clerk with a forklift certification to work in thereceiving departmentat their Van Nuys, CA facility. This is a full-time, temp-to-hire position where you will earn $12 an hour. Plus, upon direct hire, you will be eligible for an exc...
TempForce, a premiere and locally-owned staffing service, is seeking a Shipping and Receiving worker for an exciting opportunity in the southwestern suburbs. This is a temporary to hire opportunity with an auto dealership that provides excellent benefits, a strong employee well-being program, and great growth opportunities. Hours: 6:30 am to 3:00 pm Mon –Fri. Pay $12-15/hr. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBIL...
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...
Hamilton Parker Company is hiring for its Columbus, OH location. We are looking for individuals who can ensure that our mission is known: “We strive to create the single best experience for your home project and design needs.” As a company our goal for every team member: “Provide an environment where they can enjoy coming to work and can transfer this with every customer they encounter.” Shipping...
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...
Shipping/Receiving/Staging Clerk: · Perform shipping, receiving, and staging duties. · Must report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor. · Support the shipment of goods produced and the received goods and supplies to be used in or to aid in the production/storage of goods destined for sale to our customer base. · Responsible to make arrangements for pick-...
ID 2015-6713 # of Openings 1 Job Locations US-WA-Seattle Store Name Seattle BMW Posted Date 1/19/2015 Category Parts Overview: BMW of Seattle Shipping and Receiving Clerk Shipping and Receiving Clerk – Warehouse Clerk BMW of Seattle continues to grow and we are seeking talented Shipping and Receiving Clerk to join our successful team. BMW of Seattle is one of many Lithia Auto Stor...
ID 2015-8103 # of Openings 1 Job Locations US-CA-Fresno Store Name Fresno Mazda Posted Date 2/9/2015 Category Parts Overview: Fresno Mazda Volvo Shipping and Receiving Clerk Shipping and Receiving Clerk – Warehouse Clerk Fresno Mazda Volvo continues to grow and we are seeking talented Shipping and Receiving Clerk to join our successful team. Fresno Mazda Volvo is one of many Lithi...
Title:Shipping and Receiving Associate Based at: PCMI-MFG. 51292 Danview Technology CT, Shelby Twp. MI, 48315 Job Purpose: To assure that product coming in from vendor are correct parts, correct qty, in tolerance according to customer print, assuring that product is shipped to customer in good working condition, assure that product is visually acceptable, assure that product is shipped in a tim...
Job Summary: Accurately and Safely distribute material internal and external to the facility in an efficient and expeditious manner. Ability to follow written and verbal direction and communicate effectively with team members both orally and written. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Shipping and receiving Transactions and physical movement of material in and out of the stockroom Cycle c...
Randstad is seeking a Shipping Clerk to join our client located in the Delaware County. This is contract to hire position, 1st shift, Monday to Friday, $15 to $18 based on experience. Responsibilities: *Perform receiving by verifying shipment documents, inspect condition of items and unloading the vehicles. *Ensure accuracy by proper counting according to the purchasing order sheets. *Document...
Shipping/Receiving Clerk will be responsible for all aspects of warehouse duties. Candidates will need to possess a strong sense of responsibility and be detail orientated in their work. This is an entry level position, and necessary training will be provided. Primary Duties and Responsibilities TheShipping/Receiving Clerk will be responsible for, but not limited to the following: Document insp...
IQualified candidates, please complete a profile online and attach a resume at www.randstadstaffing.com. I am recruiting for the following position; MUST BRING RESUME *Shipping & Receiving Clerk, General Warehouse Clerk. *Reach Operator, Cherry Picker, Order, Clamp Operator, Stan-up or Sit-down operator, Motorized Pallet Jack Operator WHERE: 6710 Main Street, Suite 132 Miami Lakes, FL 33014 ...
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...
Company Confidential Dayton, OH, 45404
RECEIVING CLERK A local Manufacturing Company is seeking a highly motivated person for a full time shipping/receiving position. Individual must be detail oriented, have good organizational skills and knowledge of computers. Manufacturing experience preferred. To assist in the flow of products by receiving, kitting and shipping materials. Essential Job Functions Maintain Open PO Report to ensur...
Company Confidential Hudson, MA, 01749
Job Purpose: Accepts shipments and ships product by unloading, loading, and verifying shipments and maintains production by inventorying and disbursing supplies. Duties: * Receives items by unloading vehicles; accepting deliveries; unpacking containers. * Verifies items received by inspecting condition of items; comparing count/measure of items to purchase order and packing list; noting discre...
NEEDED IMMEDIATELY NOT A FORKLIFT POSITION Adecco is currently assisting a Batavia Ohio manufacturing company who is looking for an experienced Shipping Receiving CLerk for a Temporary position. If you meet the requirements below, click “apply now” and contact the Clermont Adecco office 513.943.4440 Requirements: The Shipping/Receiving Clerk must have experience in a manufacturing environment 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 ...
Job Description for: "Shipping and Receiving Supervisor" Verify and keep records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Required Skills / Qualifications: HS diploma or equivalent required Experienced shipping with FedEx, UPS and other various carriers a plus Domestic and International shipping experience a plus Must be able to lift a minimumof 50lbs. or more Basic k...
Manhattan based importer of textile products seeks shipping & receiving clerk for itsshipping departmentat their corporate headquarters. Responsibilities include but not limited to arranging shipping and receiving merchandise at warehouses, negotiating rates withtruckers and warehouses, doing billing and preparing reports for the management.Prospective candidates can send their resumes to recruit@...

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