Reference : USA02831

Shipping/Receiving Operator

  • Distribution Operations
  • United States TRAVELERS REST
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 07/04/2022

Position description

JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the Supply Chain Manager or other supervisory/management-level position within the Travelers Rest facility, responsible for performing a variety of duties such as packing and shipping products to customer and receive raw materials necessary to process orders. Organize and maintains inventories and prepares required shipping reports and documents. This position is categorized as compliance critical and, as such, requires and is assigned specific responsibility for ensuring continual and proper compliance with all division, corporate and regulatory requirements. The senior shipping operator job requires a lot of physical stamina due to the loading and unloading work. Lifting requirements vary and can range up to 35 lbs. JOB RESPONSIBILITY: • Utilize functions of SAP, keyboarding, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), Label Matrix, and Clippership in order to perform daily tasks • Receive finished products, reviews instructions and customer specifications for packing and shipping • Selects and/or constructs containers for shipping products • Packs orders following appropriate procedures • Weighs shipment, addresses container and make ready for removal • Operates postage meter, computer, calculator and hand tools • Receives raw materials and equipment necessary for production of customer orders and tools scheduled for reword by mail, express carriers (UPS, FedEx, etc.) and trucking carriers • Identifies contents of all incoming shipments, takes count, check for damages, makes entries into system or log journals for record keeping and notifies purchasing and other appropriate individuals. Ensures incoming freight, to include steel is sufficiently marked/identified and stored appropriately • Uncrates, organizes, sorts and prepares goods for storage or distribution to designated departments • Read blueprints/schematic drawings • Assists with inventory processes as requested • Maintains a clean work area to help ensure that product remains clean and help prevent work related injuries • Complies with all appropriate policies, procedures, safety rules • Must be able to work overtime when necessary and participate in annual physical inventory • Adheres to Quality Policy and SOP’s • Makes recommendations on process flow and efficiencies • Requires willingness to be flexible as a member of a team where contribution is typically dictated by workload and resources available • Willingness to learn the skills and knowledge to provide coverage as a proxy in the absence of the Shipping Lead • May require position to utilize motorized lifts and if so, would require licensure by internal trainers


Requires completion of a High School Diploma, general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of experience and education. Requires a minimum of two (2) years of equivalent work experience. Must possess basic mathematical skills, strong interpersonal and motivational skills; ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with others. Ability to use good judgment in order to carry out detailed instructions. SAP and keyboarding knowledge required. Experience with parcel and LTL shipping, Label Matrix, Clippership, UPS Worldship, and other online freight scheduling systems preferred. Experience processing and shipping international shipments and required documentation. Ability to communicate and coordinate shipments via email correspondences

Who are we ?

The Saint-Gobain Superabrasives- North America, manufacturing facility in Travelers Rest, South Carolina is the manufacturing site for diamond dressing tools and direct plated grinding products serving high volume operations such as automotive, aerospace, and the bearing industry and machine manufacturer. The products manufactured are in the form of grinding wheels, in diameters ranging from .500 to 1067 mm, and they are used to shape materials that are too hard or too fragile for conventional abrasives. They are manufactured by using an electroplating method and used for producing parts in a large number of machine tooling applications, primarily in the aerospace and automobile industries.

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