Our design and manufacturing client in Woburn, MA has an immediate need for a Shipper in their busy warehouse. This is a contract to hire opportunity.
Responsible for managing outbound shipments, management of packaging material inventories, packaging of product to be shipped, and arrangement of transportation services.
UPS/FedEx software is to be used effectively and understood for summary reporting on request.
Must have thorough knowledge of shipping procedures, practices, routes, available means of transportation and rates.
Must be able to operate hand trucks and forklift trucks. Also, lumber and saw skills are required.
Perform packing operations.
Contacts carriers, as necessary, to arrange pick up of items ready for shipment and trace lost shipments.
Responsible for maintenance and cleaning of inventory area, inventory organization and racking. Assist with inventory cycle counts, reporting and monthly inventory accounting. Actual physical counts of raw material required.
Performs general housekeeping, maintenance and organization of the dock and inventory areas; includes hands-on cleaning and maintenance along with organization and interpersonal skills to coordinate with other departments.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Previous shipping experience required.
Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.