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

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

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

Job Description


Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.

BI is one of the leading technology companies in Colorado and the largest provider of innovative electronic monitoring solutions in the United States. We excel at proving technological solutions to over 1,000 agencies nationwide and allowing those agencies to fulfill their missions without worrying about the technical complexities.

Position is located in Boulder, Colorado - this is a Full-time temporary position with no end date.  Benefits include 11 paid holidays, medical 1st of the month following 90 days and 401K with a match.


Responsible for 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.
  • Maintains adequate supply of internal and external shipping supplies.
  • Collects, tracks and sends all outgoing Federal Express shipments daily. Contacts sender if information is incomplete or unable to send via FedEx.
  • Participates in inventory count weekly.
  • Compiles Federal Express report on a monthly basis.
  • Reviews outgoing orders and shippers’ rates to obtain most cost effective method of shipment.
  • Communicates with Manufacturing and the stockroom to ensure that 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.
  • Arranges for special requirements, including First Flight Out, Counter to Counter, and Courier delivery/pick-up as required to assist with customer emergencies.
  • Ensures that all shipping costs are charged to the appropriate department.
  • Keeps shipping and receiving area neat, clean and well organized.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Specialized training in international shipping documentation.
  • One to Three years of experience in 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.
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods during the day.
  • Must be able to safely operate a pallet jack and handcart to handle outgoing material.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds to handle outgoing material.
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and reach with hands or arms to handle outgoing material.