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Shipping and Receiving Specialist 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive and record computer entries for all inbound materials
  • Inspect incoming parts for count accuracy and ensure no damage.
  • Package and prepare finished goods, work in process, and other materials for shipment
  • Perform necessary identification and paperwork in connection with shipments or receiving
  • Accurately document all information required in shipping and receiving activities
  • Complete correct computer entries for all inventory transactions
  • Delivers the incoming materials and parts to a warehouse location, production, and other support departments.
  • Stage and stock parts to proper locations.
  • Loads and unloads outgoing and incoming truck shipments.
  • Use forklift to move inventory throughout the warehouse and production area.
  • Package all parts neatly and securely for shipment.
  • Set up UPS, FedEx, or any other small parcel shipments.
  • Keep a clean and safe working environment and optimize space utilization
  • Complete documentation, follow processes for paperwork and report any discrepancies
  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
  • Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules, and regulations



  • Knowledge of standard mechanical parts. 
  • Self- starter with good focus and responsive to multiple coworker requests. 
  • Exceptionally well organized with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to operate forklifts, lifts, cranes, and hoists.
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as Bills of Materials (ideally in manufacturing), operating and process instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Experience using an ERP, MRP, or Inventory Management System is desired.
  • Demonstrate basic math and computer skills.


Education and/or Experience                                            

High School graduate or equivalent plus 2-3 years’ experience with shipping, receiving, inventory in a manufacturing environment.


Work Environment

The employee works in a manufacturing assembly environment and is occasionally exposed to wet, humid conditions and toxic or caustic chemicals. He/she is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and work near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is loud.

The above statement reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the occupation describes and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work that may be inherent in the occupation.

Position Requirements  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Shipping and Receiving Specialist  
Division Power Test, Inc.  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location Sussex  
About the Organization Power Test is a world leader in the manufacture of heavy duty engine, transmission and chassis dynamometer systems. Established in 1976, we are a consistently growing and dynamic organization. Power Test was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award, Wisconsin's Future 50 Master Mettle Award in 2014, named one of the top southeast Wisconsin's Healthiest Employers in the Small Business category from 2011-2014, and was awarded the 2013 Governor's Export Achievement Award for the state of Wisconsin.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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