Shipping Clerk


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Located in Sarasota, FL

Salary: 18-22.00/hr

Express Employment Professionals is currently hiring for a Shipping Clerk position with a great company located in the Bradenton, FL area. $18-22/hr

- Establish the weight & dimensions to build the box/crate required – update the weights & dimensions in Excel spreadsheet daily
- Handle and cut to size several different types of wood, cardboard, and foam using industrial saws, drills, knives, and other tools.
- Maintain close attention to detail when marking boxes/crates with identification, labels, packing slips, etc. as well as ensuring each package is securely closed and will not result in lost or damaged goods during shipping.
- Work closely with the Department Supervisor to receive and submit shipment documentation.
- Document verification & ensure accuracy of the following: Bill of Lading, Shipping Labels, packing slips, buyoffs,
- Prepare packaged shipments (boxes/crates/pallets) to be ready to load on truck.
- Ensure the correct packages are shipped with the correct carrier: i.e. FedEx, UPS, Estes, etc.
- Effectively communicate with delivery drivers and obtain signature, date of pick up and tracking label required on the Bill of Lading.
- Meticulous detail in cleaning as you go, keeping the workplace clean, organized, and safe, as well as properly stocked materials on hand at all times.
- Perform daily & weekly preventative maintenance on tools and equipment used in packaging, including saws and staplers to ensure good operation and reduce down times during peak production times.
- Be a leader in maintaining a clean and very organized work area; comply with company 5S and Foreign Object Debris (FOD) programs.

- Minimum of high school education and 6 months prior experience preferred in shipping.
- Forklift experience a plus, but not required (training provided)
- Basic computer & Microsoft Office Excel knowledge. The ability to learn computer applications. Experience is preferred.
- Medium to heavy lifting (ranges from 10 lbs. to 100 lbs.) Anything over 50 lbs. requires a 2nd person which will be offered
- Must be able to stand, bend, and walk frequently
- Regularly required to stand and reach at tables.

If interested, call the Bradenton Express Employment Professionals office at 941-753-0034 to complete an application and interview – all over the phone.

Express Office: Bradenton
5895 53rd Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34203
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