Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Employee Type: Temp-to-hire
Experience: 1+ years
Location: Pasadena, TX 77502
Job Reference #: 103071
Salary: $12-14
Company Industry: Manufacturing
Job Title: Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Position Summary

Position Summary: 
Verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Duties include assembling, addressing, stamping, and shipping merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material; and arranging for the transportation of products.

Responsibilities for Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Primary Responsibilities:
* Examine shipment contents and compare with records such as bills of lading, 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.
* Confer or correspond with establishment representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, or non-conformance to specifications.
* Pack, seal, label, or affix postage and labels to prepare materials for shipping, using hand tools, power tools, glue, stencil or postage meter.
* Selects and assembles the appropriate packaging and then packs items into containers properly.
* Receives, unpacks, and examines incoming shipments to record receipts, reject damaged items, and record shortages
* Contact carrier representatives to make arrangements or to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials as well as to rectify damages and shortages
* Deliver or route materials to departments using hand-truck, conveyor, sorting bins, lift truck or other methods.
* Requisition and store shipping materials and supplies to maintain inventory of stock.
* Determine shipping methods, routes, or rates for materials to be shipped
* Examines outgoing shipments to ensure they shipments meet specifications.
* Compute amounts, such as space available, shipping, storage, or demurrage charges, using computer or price list.
* Operates tier lift truck or hand-truck to move, convey, or hoist shipments from S&R platform to storage or work area.
* Loading/unloading shipments using lift truck, hand truck or other methods.
* Other duties as needed and assigned.

Qualifications for Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Essential Skills and Experience:
* High school diploma or equivalent certification required
* Proficient experience with Microsoft Office software required
* Online software for carriers (my DHL Express, FedEx Shipment Manager, World Ship)
* Customer service experience

Role Qualifications:
* Must have excellent communication skills and be able to follow written and verbal instructions
* Must be detail oriented and able to verify information well

Compensation & Benefits for Shipping & Receiving Clerk

As a Burnett temporary or contract employee, you can benefit from Weekly Pay, Direct Pay Deposit, Global Card Paycard, Medical Indemnity Plan, Free Online Training, and Credit Union Membership (Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio). Plus, the ability to earn Service Bonuses, Holiday Pay, Referral Bonuses, and company ownership in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Position Type for Shipping & Receiving Clerk


If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Daniela Ramirez.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter

Daniela Ramirez
Staffing Manager
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists