SHIPPING CLERK I - TEMP in Boulder, CO at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Boulder, CO
  • Experience:
    1 - 3 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


Responsible for assisting with the process that ensures that all customer orders and returns are shipped in an accurate, timely and cost effective manner.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Boxes all outgoing customer orders and repairs. Checks shipments to ensure that they are complete and correct. Keeps accurate records of all orders shipped. Tracks as necessary.
  • Updates service database to reflect daily shipments.
  • Tracks outgoing shipments as requested.
  • Collects, tracks and sends all outgoing Federal Express shipments daily. Contacts sender if information is incomplete or unable to ship via FedEx.
  • Reviews outgoing orders and shippers’ rates to obtain most cost effective method of shipment.
  • Communicates with Manufacturing and the stockroom to ensure product is delivered to Shipping in time to meet carrier deadlines.
  • Communicates with Manufacturing and the stockroom to reduce the number of stock out situations.
  • Ensures that all shipping costs are charged to the appropriate department.
  • Keeps the shipping and receiving area neat, clean and well organized.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • One to three years of experience in the shipping/receiving function.
  • Effective communication skills with internal and external contacts at all levels.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Basic computer skills, including MS Word and Excel.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department. 

Working Conditions: Encountered on a regular basis as part of the work this job performs.

  • Manufacturing floor – shipping/receiving area.
  • Work may require exposure to weather conditions.
  • Use of standard office equipment such as computer, keyboard, telephone and copier.
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods during the day.
  • Must be able to safely operate a pallet jack and hand cart to handle outgoing material.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds to handle outgoing material.
  • Ability to stoop, crouch or crawl and reach with hands or arms to handle outgoing material.

This position is classified as Temporary with Full-time hours and no end date.  11 paid holidays and Medical benefits 1st of the month after 90 days.