Job title: Shipping Technician
Reports to: Shipping Department Supervisor
FLSA Status: Hourly
Under the supervision of the Shipping Department Supervisor, the Shipping Technician will perform various duties to finished and/or unfinished inbound and/or outbound materials or product.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.
- Operate forklift
- Weigh product
- Package product
- Label product
- Data entry – outbound finished goods, inbound finished/unfinished goods
- Stage product
- Verify paperwork accuracy/load accuracy
- Loads/unloads trucks
- Maintain integrity of inventory
- Perform Cycle counts
- Communication with outside vendors
- Follow all safety regulations
- Maintain required quantity and quality levels
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Requires a high school diploma or GED. No previous experience required. Related manufacturing or progressively responsible related experience is preferred. The position requires additional in-house training on special areas as appropriate.
Requires the ability to read and interpret documents such as shipping documents, work instructions, employee handbook, and safety regulations.
Requires ability to calculate figures and amounts using basic math to include addition, multiplication and division.
Ability to solve practical problems and to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Requires ability to operate and/or use various equipment to include the Company computer system. Must also demonstrate the ability to work within a team environment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use foot/feet to operate equipment; use hands to finger, handle, or touch objects tools or controls. The employee is frequently required to walk, and talk, or hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach above shoulders; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.