Shipping and Receiving Guru
Industry Sector: Action, Bike, Fishing, Fitness, Lifestyle, Outdoor, Snow, WaterSports
Job Categories: Warehouse
Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment
Country: United States
Required Experience: 3 - 5 years
Job Type: Full Time
Required to Relocate: No
Required to Travel: No
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles
Job Description & Requirements
Are you well-organized, energetic, friendly and looking to grow in a small-company environment?
We are a small Seattle-based outdoor products manufacturer looking for an experienced shipper to own our daily shipping, receiving and distribution operations across a variety of different wholesale and retail channels including Amazon. You will be the one to ensure orders are shipped accurately and delivered in a timely manner, to receive incoming finished goods, and to keep a 4000’ sq ft warehouse clean and highly organized for efficient fulfillment. During high season you will direct and supervise a warehouse assistant to ensure all orders ship accurately and on time.
This position involves physical work on your feet much of the day - climbing ladders, moving boxes and pallets, and small scale production work while standing- so you need to be comfortable with physical tasks and working fast and accurately with your hands.
Accurately picking & packing product to meet daily shipping deadlines
Using software to track, check, prioritize and route orders
Managing logistics documents such as advanced shipping notice, pick slips, bills of lading etc.
Receiving finished goods arriving on pallets and in containers
QC inspections for arriving product
Operating Inventory Management software
Inventory rotation and warehouse organization
Supervising and efficiently directing one warehouse assistant during high season operations
Occasional small-scale production assembling product components
Understanding and ensuring compliance with vendor manuals and fulfillment requirements
3+ years of prior warehouse and inventory management experience
Expertise in shipping and receiving workflows and best practices
Computer skills including Excel, carrier shipping software, inventory management software
Experience shipping to Amazon, international locations and via EDI
Ability to bend and lift up to 50 lbs regularly
Strong organizational skills and the ability to maintain a clean and efficient work environment
Confidence communicating professionally with clients, vendors and remotely located coworkers verbally and in writing
Ability to work independently and meet daily deadlines without supervision.
Reliable transportation to and from work during regular business hours (car not required)
Ability to pass a background check
Ability to pass a drug screening test (mj ok)
Hours: Full time 40 hrs/week
Compensation: DOE. We offer an excellent benefits package including: Health, Dental, Vision, PTO and a retirement plan.