Shipping / Receiving Assistant

Katy, TX 77449

Job Number: AP8465711114 Pay Rate: 16.00 State: TX

Job Description

Shipping/Receiving

 

Tasks

  • Examine shipment contents and compare with records, such as manifests, invoices, or orders, to verify accuracy
  • Requisition and store shipping materials and supplies to maintain inventory of stock.
  • Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, or shipping orders, to route materials.
  • Pack, seal, label, or affix postage to prepare materials for shipping, using hand tools, power tools, or postage meter.
  • Record shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages, or discrepancies, for reporting, accounting, or recordkeeping purposes.
  • Confer or correspond with establishment representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, or nonconformance to specifications.
  • Deliver or route materials to departments using hand truck, conveyor, or sorting bins.
  • Contact carrier representatives to make arrangements or to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials.
  • Determine shipping methods, routes, or rates for materials to be shipped.
  • Compute amounts, such as space available, shipping, storage, or demurrage charges, using computer or price list.
  • Compare shipping routes or methods to determine which have the least environmental impact.

Work Activities

 

  • Inspect shipments to ensure correct order fulfillment.
  • Order materials, supplies, or equipment.
  • Prepare documentation for contracts, transactions, or regulatory compliance.
  • Store items.
  • Package objects for shipping.
  • Record shipping information.
  • Respond to customer problems or complaints.
  • Deliver items.
  • Analyze shipping information to make routing decisions.
  • Coordinate shipping activities with external parties.
  • Calculate shipping costs.

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Alejandro Perez

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