1st Shift Shipping/Receiving Lead


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Salary Range

USD23 - USD26 per hour

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Branch Information

Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA 91436 Phone : 818-784-8276



Job Description

Manpower is currently hiring for a Shipping and Receiving Lead to support our client's team, based out of Torrance, California!

Are you looking for a temp to hire role with a respectable company in the wholesale distribution industry? We have just the position for you!

What's in it for you?

* Full-time

* Monday- Friday (8am-5pm) subject to change

* Location: Torrance, CA

* Temp to Hire

* Pay rate: $24/hr.

Job Overview

The primary objective of our Shipping & Receiving Lead position is to ensure every incoming and outgoing shipment arrives on time. To accomplish this objective, the position inspects loading and receiving operations, manages shipping orders and invoices, reconciles inventory, and helps ensure warehouse safety and cleanliness. The position also functions as a Lead, overseeing and giving work direction and coordinating the daily work of a to a two-person shipping staff.

Essential Responsibilities

* Manage shipping & receiving area processes and procedures to ensure timely shipping and distribution.

* Organize, prioritize, and accurately process shipments using shipping software (such as UPS World Ship Manager, FedEx Ship Manager), manage LTL, FTL & flatbed shipments, receive ocean containers.

* Examine shipments/deliveries and compare with records, such as Packing slips, invoices, or orders to verify accuracy of incoming or outgoing shipments.

* Record all items received and verify quantities against Purchase Orders and Packing List.

* Inspect labels and bar codes, prepare and assemble documents such as work orders, bills of lading, and shipping orders to route materials.

* Record shipment data, such as weight & dimension, charges, space availability, and damages and discrepancies, for reporting, accounting, and record keeping purposes.

* Obtain quotes from different trucking companies & negotiates pricing.

* Determine best shipping method for materials, using knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates.

* Confer and correspond internally, with customers and with third parties as needed to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, and nonconformance to specifications.

* Coordinates staging area for all outbound shipments in designated warehouse areas.

* Performs cycle counts.

* Other duties as assigned.

What you need?

* Minimum 3 years of warehouse/inventory experience in distribution warehouse environment, including at least 1 year as a Lead in shipping & receiving.

* Bilingual in English and Spanish

* Strong basic math skills (e.g., addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, taking measurements).

* Basic data entry and computer skills and experience using Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.

* Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

* Strong interpersonal skills: verbal and written communication, must be fully bilingual English/Spanish.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance

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