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Freight Specialist (148994)LansingMichigan.

Freight Specialist (148994)

Lansing | Michigan | United States | 48906

Summary:

Picks orders for freight shipments (orders shipped out on pallets) to both foreign and domestic accounts.  Packs and labels order for shipment.  Required to fill out all of the necessary paperwork, minus what is filled out by the documentation specialist, for shipment.  Required to use a pallet jack, fork lift, man-up or Bendi. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Pick, pack, label and fill out required paperwork for shipment.

·         Verify that orders and paperwork have been completed accurately.

·         Maintain a current valid certification for forklift use.

·         Keep warehouse area neat and orderly.

·         May work in other areas or departments as needed or assigned.

·         Call in carriers for domestic pickups.

·         Obtain freight quotes for domestic pickups.

 

Competencies:

·         Quality- Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

·         Quantity- Completes work in a timely manner.  Strives to increase productivity.

·         Attendance/Punctuality- is consistently at work and on time.

·         Dependability- Follows instructions, responds to management directions and takes responsibility for own actions.

·         Judgment – Displays willingness to make decisions. Will exhibit sound and accurate judgment.  Will include appropriate people in decision-making process.

·         Initiative- Asks for and offers help when needed.

·         Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions.

 

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience:

High school education or up to six months of related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be forklift certified or be certifiable.

 

Language Skills:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural documents.

 

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to perform routine, high school level mathematical operations

 

Computer Skills:

Access Software to look up inventory. Email- the ability to effectively communicate electronically.

 

Physical Demands:

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 regularly required to use hands; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to stand and walk.  The employee must occasionally lift and /or move up to 100 pounds with the use of a hand truck or up to 500 pounds with the use of a pallet jack.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and depth perception. 

 

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles, and potentially hazardous chemicals, utilizing proper personal protective equipment.  The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.  Some work is performed in a cold room.

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