Plaquemine, Louisiana
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 13.00 - US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Trussell,Jenni, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion has openings for several shipping and receiving clerks in Port Allen, LA. This position requires 2 years of previous experience and knowledge of Excel. This is a temp to hire position for the right candidates.

A shipping clerk job description entails processing outgoing shipments in a shipping, distribution or receiving department.

These may consist of parcels, crates, packages or pallets. In some companies, the shipping clerk may be the same person as the receiving clerk. He may work as part of a team or work alone.

Being attentive to detail is an imperative part of a shipping clerk???s job. He normally is required to record all information for each package shipped in and out.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

Here is a list of important qualities a shipping clerk is expected to have to be successful on the job:

Ability to interpret packing slips
Ability to acknowledge receipt of the goods into the processing database and purchase order
Ability to fill out bills of lading
Familiarity with various forms used by major freight carriers
Must be able to estimate weight, and use the information to calculate the cost of shipping

High School

1-4 years

Must have previous shipping and receiving experience
Pass an Excel test

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Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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