Receiver

Somerset, PA 15501, USA Req #943
Thursday, September 9, 2021

VERALL PURPOSE OF JOB:

This position is responsible to ensure that all items as received from suppliers are accurately processed within the Department and efficiently directed to the various departments responsible for continuing phases of production.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF JOB: (other duties may be assigned)

1.Ensure the efficient unloading of common carriers.

KEY MEASURES:

•Prompt and courteous handling of commercial drivers. Shipments should be unloaded and related documents signed as efficiently as possible.

•Maintain or increase efficiency of unloading common carriers by selection of unloading site according to production site to be utilized or departmental backlog. Ensure dock space for other deliveries.

•Maintain accident free operations of forklifts and accident free work area.

•Verification of skid count, identification of parts and condition of pieces received prior to signing freight bills. All discrepancies and damages are to be noted on the freight bills and affected departments notified.

•Locate unloaded items in designated areas pending further receiving procedures.


2.Accurate and efficient completion of receiving procedures.

KEY MEASURES:

•Efficient processing of orders received from suppliers. Same day processing optimum with no delay greater than 24 hours.

•Examination of bill of lading and pack list to determine correct purchase order number. If undeterminable, reference to various in-house computerized documents may be required or contact appropriate office personnel.

•Notate quantity and date of receiving on packing slip as well as receiver’s initials and other pertinent information related to delivering carrier.

•Locate freight in receiving aisles and gravity rack as required.


OTHER DUTIES OF THE JOB:

1.Perform other duties as assigned or required.

2.Perform general cleaning of work area.


SUPERVISION GIVEN TO THE FOLLOWING DEPARTMENTS:

This position typically does not require the supervision of staff.


SUPERVISION RECEIVED FROM:

Supervision is typically received from the Receiving Supervisor.


MENTAL DEMANDS TYPICAL OF THIS POSITION:

Provide close attention to detail, meet frequent deadlines, and work in a closely supervised environment.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS TYPICAL OF THIS POSITION:

Constantly Incurred (More than 75% of time on job)

Ability to stand, Ability to walk, Ability to lift: Light (Max 10 lbs.), Ability to use both hands, Ability to use both legs, Use of depth perception.


Frequently Incurred (Between 25% - 75% of time on job)

Repetitive finger movement, Ability to communicate orally, Ability to hear conversation.


Occasionally Incurred (Less than 25% of time on job)

Ability to sit, Ability to lift: Hvy/Mod (Max 50 lbs.), Ability to carry (est. weight 50 lbs.), Ability to push (est. weight 500 lbs.), Ability to pull (est. weight 500 lbs.), Ability to kneel, Reaching at high or low level, Ability to pull hand over hand, Ability to climb stairs, Repetitive twisting or pressure involving wrists or hands, Ability to repeatedly bend, Ability to operate truck/motor vehicle, Ability for rapid mental/muscular coordination simultaneously.


WORKING CONDITIONS TYPICAL OF THIS POSITION:

Constantly Incurred (More than 75% of time on job)

Work with machinery with moving parts.


Frequently Incurred (Between 25% - 75% of time on job)

Work alone.


Occasionally Incurred (Less than 25% of time on job)

Work outside and inside, Work in heat between 90 – 100 degrees, Work in cold below 55 degrees, Work in excessive or frequent temperature changes, Work in wetness, Exposure to intermittent noise above 85DB, Exposure to vibration, Exposure to gases (propane), Exposure to grease/oils (preservatives/motor oil), Work with moving vehicles, Work weekly more than 40 hours (Avg: 46 hours).


PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT TYPICAL OF THIS POSITION:


Occasionally Incurred (Less than 25% of time on job)

Use of eye protection (safety glasses), Use of gloves (cotton, latex, anti-abrasion), Use of body protection (apron).


QUALIFICATIONS:

Education

High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred.


Experience/Training

No experience/training.


Licenses/Certifications

Valid Drivers License


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES TYPICAL OF THIS POSITION:

Problem Solving Skills

Recognizes problems and provides feedback or documentation to assist with resolving the problem.


Communication Skills

Clearly and consistently verbally communicates priorities.

Provides well-organized and clearly written information.


Math Skills

Performs accurate basic mathematical functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.


Computer Knowledge

Basic Computer Knowledge


Other Characteristics

Documentation and observation skills.

Ability to follow established confidentiality policy.

Ability to follow established safety standards.

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerk
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Travel % 0
  • Telecommute % 0
  • Job Start Date Monday, September 13, 2021
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  • Somerset, PA 15501, USA