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Shipping and Receiving Clerk

Townsend Industries, Inc.
Kansas City, KS
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

General Description:

The Shipping and Receiving Clerk position duties include order picking, shipment, order entry and validation, stowing and check-in of goods and organization.  The Shipping and Receiving Clerk position must be familiar with a variety of concepts, practices and procedures used in the storage, picking and shipping of goods.

The skills mentioned above must be carried out in a timely manner, with some degree of autonomy, and minimal direction or intervention.

  • Read shipping orders to determine quantity and type of transportation needed.
  • Ensure the accuracy of all shipping documents, gather and maintain all data relative to shipping activities.
  • Collect all documentation for outboard freight and route to the proper record keeping unit.
  • Pick orders for shipment and assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped.
  • Schedule inbound and outbound freight to comply with warehouse operations.
  • Communicate with carrier representative to make possible arrangements and issue instructions for loading products of required.
  • Operate equipment such as forklift, overhead crane, pallet jacks and more safely and efficiently.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and organized work environment.
  • Keep an equipment checklist and perform preventative maintenance of equipment.
  • Perform additional duties as required and or requested.
  • Assist with daily- quarterly and year-end physical inventory counts.
  • Assist Fulfillment Supervisor with special projects.
  • Ensure the work area is clean and organized.
  • Reports any potential hazards or issues to Supervisor or Manager.
  • Daily forklift activity and product movement.
  • Works Collaboratively with different departments
  • Organize raw and finished products.
  • At all times, operate in a manner consistent with safe operating procedures.
  • Responsible for the safe performance of operator’s responsibilities in accordance with applicable Company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Request product to be released for shipment from QE department.

Pay: $16.50 to $17.50

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Townsend Industries, Inc.


Kansas City, KS
66105 USA


Transportation and Storage

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