186190 - Shipping & Receiving Specialist II
Oakwood Village
3 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Shipping & Receiving Specialist II for an opening in Oakwood Village, OH.

The Shipping & Receiving Coordinator / Specialist is responsible for the timely processing, coordination, and communication of export and import of orders. This also includes processing, scheduling and coordination of all domestic and international shipments, including invoicing, documentation and transportation. Multitask and prioritize to meet customer requirements while resolving customer issues in a timely manner. This position is also responsible for receipt of incoming materials, including data processing of receipts and physical transfer to stock locations, and verification / inspection for conformance to specifications, comparing quantity and part number of items received with Purchase Order data to ensure completeness and accuracy of order.

In addition, participates in continuous improvement activities including, but not limited to, shipping & receiving, freight management, and inventory management processes to improve planning and execution of orders to enhance customer satisfaction.

Prepare shipping documentation (International and Domestic).
Gather, analyze, and verify shipping documentation meets legal requirements for Global Trade Compliance, including, but not limited to, harmonized tariff classifications, country of origin determination, export license applications, obtaining and reviewing end use statements for exports, and sanctioned party list screening.
Interfaces with internal / external customers, foreign subsidiaries, distributors, vendors, brokers and carriers to ensure compliance with all applicable import / export regulations, and expedites transactions as needed.
Manage and maintain export/import files and records in accordance with U.S. Government export/import regulations and company policies.
Assist in internal export compliance audits, risk assessments, and process improvement plans.
Routes shipments via customer request and contacts appropriate carrier to meet customer requirements.
Prepare and package products for shipment (includes banding and stretch wrap of larger orders on skids)
Loading and unloading of incoming and outgoing shipments, and physical transfer to and from inventory locations.
Receiving activities performing all related inventory data transactions and verifying products to the purchase order.
Inspect incoming and outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications, including identification of potential Non-conforming materials.
Verifies counts by weighing or measuring items and comparing size, weight, description, and other essential details stated on the invoice or packing slip and purchase orders.
Adheres to all safety procedures regarding the transportation and storage of goods.
Assists management or drives resolution of problems concerning over shipments, shortages, engineering changes and cancellation of orders.
Provide backup to spare parts coordinator and work with accounting to correct PO errors for payment.
Participates in cycle count program
Other duties as assigned.

Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills as well as negotiation skills.
Minimum of 2 – 4 years’ experience in Global shipping, receiving, and general warehouse activities in an ISO9001 environment, including preparation of shipping and receiving documentation and data processing activities utilizing ERP applications (MAPICS preferred).
Must be able to work independently with little supervision in a fast-paced environment.
Meticulous attention to detail, to document findings accurately and concisely and the ability to read and interpret shipping instructions.
Must possess an understanding of OSHA safety rules for warehouse work
Must be able to obtain and maintain a forklift driver’s license.
Physically capable of opening crates and other large containers using hand tools to unpack items received, and must be able to lift up to 40 pounds at a time unassisted.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.