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ManpowerGroup Shipping and Receiving Clerk in Yakima, Washington

Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Verifies and maintains records of incoming and outgoing materials in inventory.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Answering all phone calls, taking all customer parts orders via phone, e-mail or in person.

  • Prepare all paperwork for customer spare parts orders: sales orders/packing lists/UPS.

  • Receive incoming shipments and compare items to work orders provided by supervisor

  • Count items to ensure that the correct number have been received

  • Determine storage areas for incoming shipments and allocate appropriate space within the warehouse

  • Assist in physically moving incoming items to designated storage areas and supervise storage activities

  • Look through work orders to determine order picking activities and pick orders according to the specific instructions provided

  • Match order information in order cards with information on picked items to ensure conformity

  • Operate forklifts to pick heavy boxes and transport them to checking areas

  • Ascertain the quality and quantity of picked items and ensure that they are safely delivered to the delivery pallet

  • Assist in loading and unloading trucks and determining safe ways of stacking items on the truck and retrieving items in a safe manner

  • Record damaged or defective items and replace them according to company policies

  • Handle returns and exchanges by ensuring that reverse distribution processes are followed properly

  • Ascertain that all incoming and outgoing shipments are properly labeled and that correlating documents are available with each shipment

  • Compare the amount and identification numbers of goods against orders

  • Post weight and shipment charges

  • Assemble wood and cardboard containers or pick pre-assembled containers

  • Route products to departments

  • Attach identifying information and delivery instructions on containers

  • Responsible for scanning daily shipments to ensure the WM system is correct

  • General cleaning of warehouse, removing trash, and keeping floors clean

Qualification requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Good math, language and reading skills; basic computer skills may be required

  • High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment

  • Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records

  • Execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner

  • Maintain a clean & safe environment

  • May be required to use RF scanner gun

  • Clean driving record and a valid state motor vehicle operator's license may be required

Physical demands and abilities

  • Lift up to 50 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time

  • Having a good sense of balance

  • Having good eye-hand-foot coordination

  • Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights

  • Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season

Pay: $15 per hour to start

Apply today by submitting a profile at and then call (509) 221-9670 or email

ManpowerGroup is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in a professional, high quality work environment. It is the policy of ManpowerGroup and all of its subsidiaries to recruit, train, promote, transfer, pay and take all employment actions without regard to an employee's race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.