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Shipping & Receiving Associate - Chicago, IL

Post Date: 02/12/2024

Req. Number: 107693

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.

Goodwill TalentBridge is currently hiring 1 Shipping and Receiving Clerk located in Chicago, IL (Near Evanston).

This role is 1st shift, M-F on a temp to hire contract.

7:30am – 4:00pm


2+years of experience needed, at minimum.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Obtain and process product orders, including receiving and registering deliveries,
  • Maintain stockroom through organizing, cleaning and cataloging items on a regular basis
  • Schedule large shipments and plan logistics / staging in warehouse for item storage
  • Handle incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Loads and unloads delivery trucks.
  • Package orders, weigh packages, assign labels and organize packages accordingly
  • 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
  • Handle customer complaints or order discrepancies
  • Handle issues arising in shipping or inventory


  • Someone who enjoys working as part of a team
  • Previous warehouse experience required, preferably in the Shipping and Receiving department
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization and administrative skills
  • Detail-oriented and multitasking skills
  • Integrity and leadership skills
  • Exemplary customer care skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to operate warehouse machinery such as forklifts (2+ years required)
  • Excellent physical stamina, allowing them to lift or carry packages and stand for long periods of time.

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