Shipping Associate – Ref #562 4/5/2021 Return

Gem State Staffing is now accepting applications for a Shipping Associate role in the Caldwell area. Qualified candidates will have proficiency in computer skills, experience in shipping practices, experience in a warehouse environment and forklift operation

Job Description:
This position is responsible for maintaining organized product shelves, pulling items from stock, preparing invoices, packaging items for shipment and assist in loading carrier trucks for domestic and international delivery. The Shipping Associate is also expected to participate in restocking efforts and clean up duties to maintain a ready, clean and safe work environment.

Responsibilities:
-Pick and package orders from sales orders, prepare invoices and apply online payments
-Ability to load trucks and safely move materials either manually or with a forklift
-Use a computer to create and prepare shipping documents
-Record shipment data, such as weight, charges, availability status and account for discrepancies
-Safely use hand and power tools in preparing items to order
-Perform other tasks as assigned or needed
-Clean, organize and re-stock work areas
-Appropriately dispose of recyclable scrap and waste material
-Assist with special projects as assigned by manager
-Ability to work in a warehouse environment under ambient weather conditions. Temperature variances consistent with normal warehouse work environment and must be able to tolerate very warm conditions with no air conditioning

Qualifications:
-Ability to reach over and around objects to lift, move or place materials in designated areas
-Ability to understand written and verbal instructions
-Ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently
-Ability to occasionally lift objects weighing over 50 pounds with assistance
– Ability to stand for extended periods of time
-Ability to bend, squat, kneel, climb, push, pull, and reach both above and below shoulder height
-Ability to verbally communicate with co-workers and managers in a productive manner
-Ability to occasionally work extended shifts to meet business demands as needed
-Knowledge in automotive parts a plus but not required

Fantastic benefits after probationary period!

Wage:
$14.00/hr

Shift:
Day shift
Monday to Friday
8am-5pm