Shipping & Receiving Associate
Location: Elgin, IL. 60123
Job Type: Temp-to-Hire
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with OT on Saturdays
Pay: $18 p/h
Responsible for procuring all domestic and International shipments following all customers’ requirements as well as all company’s procedures.
Requirements and Experience:
- Must be able to work in the USA.
- Minimum of 3 years of recent forklift experience in Sit-Down & Stand-Up electric forklifts and be able to demonstrate their abilities.
- Able to work in fast pace environment.
- Most be able to work with other and have strong communication skills.
- Be able to lift 50 lbs. (Periodically).
- Leadership skills.
- Excellent with basic math.
- Bilingual is a big plus.
- Have own transportation and be reliable.
- Be willing to work OT.
- Holiday pay after 90 days.
- Sick days.
- Two weeks of vacation (80 hours) after six months of employment.
- Insurance (Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Supplemental).
- Retirement Plan (401k) After 12 months of continuous employment.
- Medical Insurance for the employee after 30 days.
- Receive incoming shipments and compare items to purchase orders provided by the purchasing department.
- Count items to ensure that the correct items and quantities have been received.
- Determine storage areas for incoming shipments and allocate appropriate space within the warehouse.
- Assist in physically moving incoming items to designated storage areas and supervise storage activities.
- Look through orders to determine order-picking activities and pick orders according to the specific instructions provided.
- Match order information in order cards with information on picked items to ensure conformity.
- Operate forklifts to pick heavy boxes and transport them to checking areas.
- Loading and unloading trucks and determining safe ways of stacking items on the truck and retrieving items in a safe manner.
- Record damaged or defective items and replace them according to company policies.
- Route inbound small packages to departments.
- Perform physical inventory every month.
- Maintained shipping area cleaned and organized always.