Shipping Clerk - Freight in Los Angeles, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/9/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JobID: 381312


Job Title:

Shipping Clerk – Freight Unit (Temp-to-Hire- FULL TIME)


Shipping Department – Freight Unit

Santa Fe Springs, CA  90670


$15.00 per hour

Reports to:

Shipping Department Freight Unit Supervisor

Date of Posting:

Job Duties:

  1. Pulls, packs and ships orders based on invoices given by supervisor.
  2. Double checks and reviews outgoing shipments and printouts (i.e., picking slips, invoices, labels, etc.) to ensure completeness and detects error/s prior to data entry (quality control).
  3. Re-stocks products that are low in inventory. 
  4. May enter shipping information and instructions in the FedEx computer systems, as instructed by supervisor.
  5. Helps out in maintaining order in warehouse by removing empty boxes, straightening of inventory, and/or organizing various products according to supervisor’s instructions. 
  6. Assists in maintaining the cleanliness of overall facilities and surrounding areas to comply with OSHA and other directives of company.
  7. May do minor repairs of facilities; move furniture or filing cabinets, assist other employees in lifting file boxes, as may be requested by supervisor.
  8. Repairs bottles that are broken, dented, or have a plastic seal broken, as directed by supervisor.
  9. Receives products, call tags, shipments in both warehouses, as directed by supervisor.
  10. May pull, pack, ship international orders as may be directed by supervisor.
  11. Interacts with Customer Service Department for any adjustments to orders.
  12. Assists in physical inventory when necessary.
  13. May order shipping supplies, as directed by supervisor.
  14. Inspects boxes and packaging materials.(Quality Control)
  15. Attaches labels on boxes as instructed by the supervisor.(Quality Control)
  16. Assists in palletizing outgoing orders instructed by the supervisor.
  17. Assists in moving pallets from one place to another by using a manual pallet jack.
  18. Performs any other related duties, as may be required.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs; may average 30 lbs.
  • H.S. diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
  • At least 2 years of relevant warehouse work experience
  • Must be able to work Sunday Shift.
  • Must be able to work overtime on short notice
  •  Must be able to work on some holidays and weekends
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must have proficient reading comprehension skills
  • Must have proficient math skills, including subtraction, addition, multiplication, division
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, time efficient, self-starter with the ability to multi-task
  • Must be punctual and professional at all times
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Willing to adapt to a fast moving department

Job Status:

Temp-to-Hire – FULL TIME


To be advised by current supervisor depending on the current needs of the department.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  (Shipping – Freight Unit)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand for long hours. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, use hands and fingers to handle controls, computer and mouse; talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to walk, stand, stoop, and lift as required to pick, pack, and store finished goods throughout the work day. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Proper lifting techniques required. May include occasionally lifting up to 50 pounds for finished goods and packages.

We are an equal opportunity employer.


Not Ready To Apply?

Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.

Never miss out on a job opportunity again by signing up for our Talent Network to receive job alerts that match your interests and experience.

Connect With Us