Traffic Clerk

Selma, Alabama, United States Full-time

Plantation Patterns, a division of NBGHome, is a manufacturer and distributor of high quality outdoor cushions and umbrellas in the United States. We are currently seeking a Traffic Clerk to join our Selma, AL  Shipping Department team.  This role is a first shift, salary non-exempt hourly position reporting to Shipping Department leadersip.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a Traffic Clerk, you will work within a dynamic and passionate team to achieve and maintain the efficiency and accuracy of a our shipping department. This role will work with shipping management to perform and expedite loading and unloading product in the shipping, storage, and receiving areas awhile supporting a safe, clean, organized, and accountable workplace with no damage to product or packaging at all times.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:   

  • Run daily morning reports.
  • Create shipments in SAP and print all needed paperwork.
  • Organize the paperwork to go out on the floor.
  • Post completed shipments.
  • Check tracking numbers for accuracy and completness; make corrections as needed.
  • Run the orders shipped report and email it to the appropriate staff.
  • Print BOL’s.
  • Greet drivers and give basic instructions.
  • Scan BOL’s to appropriate staff.
  • Additional duties as may be needed and discussed with the employee.
  • Assist  the Logistics Coordinators as necessary.
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Courteous and timely communication/Interaction/Support of all departments.
  • Assist/support all warehouse personnel.
  • Work safely at all times and complies with all established safety rules and guidelines including reporting noncompliance.
  • Communicate information related to daily work activity to team lead and supervisor.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned by Shipping Department leadership.
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Skills/Abilities Experience Requirements:

 

·       Knowledge and hands on experience of specific operating equipment.

·        Two (2) years inventory control and warehouse experience. Previous experience with warehouse traffic duties preferred.

·       Must be able to stand and walk for the full 8-12 hour shift on possible irregular surfaces.

·       Proof of High School Diploma or GED.

·       Successfully complete all pre-employment checks (including Drug Screen and Background Check)

·       Proven Safety record.

·       Lifting and moving boxes may be required.

·       Team player that works well within a fast-paced, goal-driven environment.

·       Able to work independently with limited supervision as well as in a team environment.

·       If necessay, must be able to work overtime and weekends with little notice to meet customer and company service/delivery goals.