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Shipping & Receiving Associate - Chicago, IL

Post Date: 10/30/2023

Req. Number: 106661

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60660


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Come join a long standing and reputable leader in Plumbing product distribution!
Previous experience not required. $22.00 an hour, Hiring Immediately! 
Positive attitude, willingness to learn and hardworking?
This immediate and stable opportunity. awaits!  
Training will be provided

Job Overview:

  • Account for shipments received and detail inventory of all incoming product
  • Locate and stock put away.
  • Check in repairs/assist walk in customers
  • Assist in restructuring warehouse and shop
  • Fill  will call/ and prepare shipping orders.
  • Assist in inventory control
  • Monday - Friday; 7:30 am - 4 pm


Job Duties:

  • Obtain and process product orders, including receiving deliveries, registering them and distributing packages within the company
  • Maintain the company stockroom through organizing, cleaning and cataloging items on a regular basis
  • Schedule large shipments and plan logistics to ensure that there is sufficient storage space for incoming items
  • Review the incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Loads and unloads delivery trucks.
  • With delivery times in mind, package orders, weigh packages, assign labels and organize packages accordingly
  • Place merchandise in a warehouse or storage facility by packaging, lifting items as necessary, operating forklifts and pallet jacks for large goods
  • Verify incoming shipments by cross-checking invoices against incoming deliveries
  • Use forklifts and other machinery to transfer pallets to shelving or storage locations
  • Keep files of goods shipped and received
  • Address shipping issues and customer complaints that arise and provide solutions. 
  • Handle issues arising in shipping or inventory handling

Job Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Someone who enjoys working as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization and administrative skills
  • Detail-oriented and multitasking skills
  • Integrity -does the right thing every time  and own’s it.
  • Strong Leadership skills.
  • Exemplary customer service skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to operate warehouse machinery such as forklifts
  • Physical stamina, allowing them to lift or carry packages and stand for long periods
  • Collaborative with customers and counter parts
  • Humbly confident

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