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Shipping and Receiving Clerk

Company: Jobot
Location: Franklin Park
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Privately Held Food Production Company / EXCELLENT PAY $$$ / Career AdvancementThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Adrian MartinezAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $20 - $30 per hourA bit about us:Based out of Franklin Park, IL, we are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Shipping and Receiving Clerk to join our warehouse team.Why join us?

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life / AD&D
  • Disability (employer paid short-term & long-term)
  • 401(k) Plan with generous company match and 100% vesting
  • Career Development
  • Time Off - Paid Holidays and paid time offJob DetailsResponsibilities:1. Shipping and Receiving: - Receive incoming shipments and verify their contents against purchase orders or invoices - Inspect, count, and record received items - Prepare and package outgoing shipments, ensuring accuracy and adherence to shipping instructions - Coordinate with carriers and schedule pick-ups or deliveries - Maintain accurate shipping and receiving records2. FIFO (First-In, First-Out) Management: - Implement and enforce FIFO system for inventory rotation - Ensure proper storage and handling of materials to prevent spoilage or expiration - Monitor inventory levels and coordinate with procurement team to replenish stock as needed - Conduct regular audits to ensure compliance with FIFO procedures3. Lot Tracking: - Utilize lot tracking systems to accurately identify and trace materials throughout the supply chain - Record lot numbers and expiration dates for incoming and outgoing materials - Collaborate with quality control team to ensure timely disposition of expired or damaged materials4. Inventory Control and Management: - Maintain accurate inventory records using computerized systems - Conduct regular physical inventory counts and reconcile discrepancies - Monitor inventory levels and initiate reordering process to prevent stockouts or excess inventory - Collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize inventory levels and minimize carrying costs5. Food Manufacturing Experience: - Demonstrate knowledge of food safety regulations and best practices - Adhere to strict sanitation and hygiene standards when handling food products - Familiarity with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) and HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points) principles - Comply with all relevant food safety certifications and regulationsQualifications:
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience in shipping and receiving or related field
    • Proficient in using computerized inventory management systems
    • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in recording and tracking inventory
    • Excellent organizational and time management skills
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with internal teams and external vendors
    • Knowledge of FIFO principles and experience implementing FIFO systems
    • Familiarity with lot tracking systems and processes
    • Prior experience in the food manufacturing industry is preferred, but not requiredNote: Job location and title are not provided in the given instructions.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Chicago , Shipping and Receiving Clerk, Professions , Franklin Park, Illinois

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