Shipping Receiving and Inventory Clerk

Adecco Staffing has a temp to hire opportunity for a Shipping, Receiving and Inventory Clerk with our client in Allentown, PA area. Please review the job description below and apply on our website at Thencall our office at 610-435-0553 to speak with a Recruiter. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Objective of the job: 
The shipping, receiving, inventory clerk position verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments, receives daily shipments, prepares items for shipment, manages inventory levels, and assists with production as needs arise.
Pay Rate: 15$/ hour 

Essential Functions: 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Operates lift trucks or hand trucks to convey, move or hoist materials to proper departments or areas.
  2. Unpacks, examines and routes incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages. Receives and processes all defective parts returned for replacement or credit.
  3. Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.
  4. Manages inventory levels and issues/returns parts to/from jobs.
  5. Performs all computer functions necessary to track various aspects of goods.
  6. Supports the shipment of goods produced and the received goods and supplies to be used in or to aid in the production/storage of goods destined for sale to our customer base.
  7. Responsible for making arrangements for pick up by the carrier specified on the customer’s purchase order.
  8. Reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
  9. Responsible for keeping an adequate supply of shipping materials on hand at all times.
  10. Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
  11. Required to make pickups and deliveries to our suppliers for parts and raw materials using personal vehicle.

Additional Functions as needed to help Production

  1. Manage a vast inventory of spare parts for potential sale to various customers.
  2. Assist Production in acquiring parts needed for assembly of equipment.
  3. Assist production with all aspects of equipment building. 

This includes but not limited to:

A:  Use of hand tools for mechanical assembly of parts.

B:  Crimping of pins with the use of hand crimpers and populating connectors.

C:  Cleaning of parts and panels used in equipment.

  1. Light housekeeping duties.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be subject to loud noises and mild chemical fumes on occasion as this is a production environment.

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The employee will occasionally lift and/or move items over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 40 hours per week.


Travel is local during the business day.

Required Education and Experience

  1. Minimum of a high school education and one year of factory-related experience in shipping and receiving.
  2. Ability to read and write English, follow verbal instructions and use simple math.
  3. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

Adecco Staffing in Allentown, PA 
5924 W. Tilghman Street
Suite H
Allentown, PA 18104
Phone: 610-435-0553

Adecco is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and all applicants will be considered for employment. 

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