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Shipping and Receiving Associate

Washington Architectural Hardware
Tacoma, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Salary: $18-$21

Position Summary:


Responsible for daily shipping and receiving tasks for all incoming and outgoing product/material including: managing projects by marking material for jobs. In addition: forklift operation, labeling product, change orders, work orders, stock, interoffice transfers, staging shipments, and prepare deliveries via LTL, UPS and other common carriers.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Receive incoming hardware, hollow metal, wood doors, other products and/or materials shipments:
  2. Label and segregate incoming product/material according to intended use: stock inventory, shop area, other facilities, or for staging:
  3. Prepare and ship product, materials, and interoffice shipments using the most cost effective method and/or carrier (UPS, LTL, common courier):
  4. Report and file freight claims for damaged materials


Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Participate in shipping and receiving meetings
  2. Assist with Mid-Year and Year End Inventory
  3. Assisting with local deliveries as needed (Conduct vehicle inspections before departing to deliver materials)
  4. Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits; required: use of eye/ear protection, masks; compliance with OSHA standards, organization safety standards, and dress code
  5. Maintaining cleanliness and organization in the warehouse
  6. Assist in the pre-install department as needed
  7. Participate in new shipping and receiving process updates and changes
  8. Customer Service


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and relatable experience
  • Ability to properly use a tape measure and ruler
  • Position may require a valid driver’s license, Valid CDL, DOT certificate, and be insurable to drive
  • Basic communication and comprehension skills
  • Must possess a positive and professional attitude
  • Application of basic math
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions and work independently
  • Physical Abilities: Perform repeated physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving the whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials; Arm-Hand Steadiness — The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position; Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer); Multi-limb Coordination — The ability to coordinate two or more limbs; Physical Strength - The ability to lift at least 50 pounds unassisted and heavier weights with assistance
  • OSHA10 Certification (certification can be received after hire)

Washington Architectural Hardware


Tacoma, WA
98466 USA


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