Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks


Verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Duties include assembling, addressing, stamping, and shipping merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material; and arranging for the transportation of products.
Also called: Receiver, Receiving Clerk, Shipper, Shipping Clerk

Knowledge:

    Business
  • administrative services
  • management
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics
    Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
  • manufacture and distribution of products
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • talking to others
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say
    Hand and Finger Use
  • keep your arm or hand steady
  • hold or move items with your hands

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Cooperation
  • Integrity
  • Independence
  • Concern for Others

Technology:

    Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
  • Bill of lading software
  • Varsity ShipSoft Supply Chain Execution Suite
    Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
  • SAP
    Label making software
  • Barcode labeling software
  • Endicia Internet Postage

Education:

    high school diploma/GED
    associate's degree
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