Randstad Shipping Clerk in Palo Alto, California

Shipping Clerk


Palo Alto, CA


US$ 14 - US$ 15 per hour

Date Posted:

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:






Randstad USA Administration

DescriptionFull Time

Temp to Hire

Day Shift 8am to 4:30pm


Maintains records of materials in inventory and on order. Monitors reorder points and initiates action to replenish stock. Reconciles discrepancies in inventories and notifies supervisor of irregularities.

As a shipping clerk, you'll be responsible for monitoring the merchandise leaving a company's warehouse. This could include creating shipping documents, such as invoices and purchase orders, and pulling inventory from the shelves. Once an order has been filled, you're responsible for monitoring each shipment to make sure that outgoing packages are packed correctly and accurately. You may then need to print shipping labels, schedule pick-ups, and ensure that each package has the proper postage. You also perform inventory control and track a shipment's delivery status. Some positions require you to complete all of these tasks quickly enough to meet a company's production quotas. You may have to use scanners, postage machines and scales

Working hours: 8am to 4:30pm


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.

Ability to reconcile stock counts to report data.

Database management skills.

Ability to analyze and solve problems.

Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork.

Ability to receive, stock, and/or deliver goods.

Clerical, word processing, and/or office skills.

Knowledge of university invoicing procedures

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