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Shipping Receiving Associate

Gulf Electroquip Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

This position is responsible for moving orders for shipment around inside the shipping area, preparing the orders for shipping, loading and unloading the truck, and assisting the shipping supervisor in any capacity required.


  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing shipping/receiving environment, some experience with international shipping
  • 2+ years of experience operating a forklift
  • Use of an ERP system for managing incoming and outgoing shipments (VISUAL Enterprise is a plus)
  • High School education or equivalent
  • Strong attention to detail, able to identify errors
  • Basic Microsoft Office operating skills
  • Good verbal communication skills

Role and Responsibilities

  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment: Compares identifying information of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, work orders, and/or other records
  • Determines method of shipment, utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates
  • Affixes shipping labels on packed cartons or stencils identifying shipping information on cartons
  • Boxes small items in cardboard containers using spacers, fillers, and protective padding
  • Stamps, stencils, or glues identifying information and shipping instructions onto crates or containers
  • Posts weights and shipping charges, and affixes postage
  • Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages
  • Scans in and stores all data received from customer on incoming jobs, as well as, creates data packs and assigns incoming work orders to jobs
  • Routes items to Teardown or Outfitting area
  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications
  • Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies
  • Directs others in preparing outgoing and receiving incoming shipments
  • May receive damaged or defective goods returned to establishment

Gulf Electroquip

Why Work Here?

This is a great place to learn and grow.

At Gulf ElectroQuip, Ltd., we are committed to continuously improving our products & processes to provide the highest quality, maximum value and outstanding service to our customers. Gulf ElectroQuip is located in East Houston, Texas, USA. We specialize in new, re-manufactured and repaired AC and DC motors and generators for the oil & gas, dredging, paper, petrochemical, mining, utilities and transportation industries. Our power equipment can be engineered and manufactured to meet the specific needs of your industry. All our engineering is performed at our facility making sure that your exact specifications are met. We are a casual & friendly environment.


Houston, TX