Opportunities for interim, contract and temporary positions

Shipper

Currently, we have an opening for a Shipper in our Cambridge, UK office. This role is a full time position on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Overall duties will include the proper selection and packaging of outgoing merchandise, preparation of shipping, accurate documentation of all outbound merchandise, and receiving of inbound inventory from STInc and other supplies from our different suppliers. Other tasks will be performed as needed.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares in advance proper boxes and containers needed for each shipment
  • Assigns the most cost-efficient and safe packaging for shipments
  • Prepares and complete all outbound paperwork legibly
  • Monitors dry ice supply. If there is not enough to fill the orders, order extra dry ice ahead of time
  • Picks orders ensuring correct part ID and counts
  • Packs orders accordingly. Ensure shipping conditions comply with approved protocols
  • Keep track of all shipments and inform supervisor in case of delay or discrepancy
  • Inspects all incoming materials for identity, amount and possible damage
  • If package has any signs of damage, properly document condition of incoming goods
  • Informs Purchaser on any shortage or discrepancies with Purchase Order
  • Fills out the necessary information on Receiving Log
  • Informs the warehouse supervisor of any problems with inventory items

 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Good warehousing experience would be a strong asset
  • Familiar with following Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Able to perform various tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer skills to use company’s software applications
  • Possession of a driver’s license is required
  • Understanding of English