Job Title: Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Job Location: Duncan, SC

Provenance Recruitment & Staffing is currently seeking a Shipping and Receiving Clerk for a manufacturing company located in Duncan, SC.

This is a 1st shift position, Monday – Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.
Starting pay will be $16.00-$17.00 per hour.


Please see general description below

  • Examine shipment contents and compare with records such as manifests, invoices, or orders to verify accuracy
  • Record shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages, or discrepancies for reporting, accounting, or recordkeeping purposes
  • Receiving of all incoming shipments and finished goods from Manufacturing Department, including inspection for obvious defects, processing of receiving documentation, labeling, and transport to storage areas, test stations, or production and assembly areas.
  • Coordinate with Supervisor and Sales Department for shipments to be dispatched daily
  • Packaging of outgoing shipments with proper packing supplies to prevent damage
  • Pack, with proper packaging supplies to prevent damage, seal, and label to prepare materials for shipping using hand and power tools
  • Compute amounts, such as space available, shipping, storage, or charges, using computer and/or software
  • Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, or shipping orders, to route materials
  • Confer or correspond with establishment representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, or nonconformance to specifications
  • Contact carrier representatives to make arrangements or to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials
  • Examine and inspect incoming items for wear or defects, documenting any issues according to established procedures
  • Deliver or route materials to departments as necessary
  • Building of wooden crates and skids for heavy equipment
  • Maintain receipts for incoming orders
  • Maintain receipts for outgoing orders
  • Requisition and store materials and supplies needed to maintain inventory of necessary supplies
  • Must keep work area neat and clean
  • Assist in other areas of the department as business needs dictate
  • Additional projects and responsibilities may be assigned by management as necessary

Please see Experience and Requirements

  • Minimum of 1 year of Shipping/Receiving work experience in manufacturing or wholesale environment
  • Bilingual is a plus
  • Computer literate (Windows, Microsoft Office, UPS Worldship), experience with ERP software (SAP) preferred
  • Ability to operate hand tools, mechanical and transportation equipment (hand tools, table saw, pallet jack, fork lift, etc.)
  • Ability to read packing list and picking list
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic
  • Highly organized and able to multi-task
  • Ability to work with others at a fast pace with accurate results
  • Ability to provide information to supervisors and co-workers by telephone, in written form, e-mail, and in person
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and stand/walk for 8 hours per day