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About the Organization It is the mission of GSS to be a world class supplier of superior steering products in markets where we elect to compete. It is the focus of GSS to continue with both customer and product diversification with growth initiatives in the global markets where safety critical steering is required.

Over the past forty years, Global Steering Systems has evolved from a division of a high precision bearing company to a stand-alone, privately-held company with operations around the world. At GSS, our focus is on continuous improvement of products, processes and employees for the benefit of all GSS stakeholders. GSS provides solutions for the most demanding steering applications.

With extensive years of technical capability in the area of steering development and engineering, GSS is superior by far in the capability to deliver customer service, technical support and high quality products. With an expanding global footprint, GSS has a physical presence in a multitude of geographic regions in order to expedite the delivery of services and solutions to the automotive markets around the world.  


Responsible to support the vision of the Watertown facility. Coordinates the shipping and receiving of all material.


  • Responsible for customer barcode labels (scanning, label making, correct labeling of material, etc.)
  • Act as backup to prepare shipments for customers and vendors.
  • Make decisions and arrangements for shipment through common carrier to vendors and customers.
  • Understand and adhere to customer requirements.
  • Work with and react effectively to customer related phone calls.
  • Fill out air bill, shipping memos, bills of lading, export papers as required.
  • Document and maintain filing system: (Documents, ASN's, lot numbers & finished goods traceability).
  • Monitor shipping pallet inventory, cardboard and order as required.
  • Monitor and maintain customer returnable dunnage systems.
  • Act as backup to complete all clerical duties for shipping and receiving as required.
  • Act as a backup to drive Fork truck and move material as needed on and off scales, racks, stretch wrapper, load and unload trucks, packs and crates when required.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Oversee Material Handlers and Shipping and Receiving Clerk.
  • Set-up daily job board for Material Handlers.
  • Act as a backup for the Supervisor in their absence.
  • Ensures repairs for forklifts are scheduled.
  • Set up daily cycle counts and hand out to material handlers
  • Practice good housekeeping every day.

The above are principle responsibilities and do not identify all duties inherent in the job.

Position Requirements

Experience and Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 2-3 Years of experience in shipping coordination.

Competencies – Knowledge, skills and characteristics/behaviors

  • Reading, writing and mathematical level necessary to competently perform job duties.
  • Forklift certification.
  • Previous warehouse experience preferred.
  • Ability to use a floor scale, stretch wrapper and pallet strap.
  • Good computer and data entry skills.
  • Good judgment in safety handling materials.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Problem solving ability
  • Attention to detail/accuracy/error free work

Additional Notes

  • Position may require the ability to lift, bend, good hand dexterity, visual inspection and some manual handling not to exceed 35 pounds.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Hiring Manager(s)  
Location HQ  
EOE Statement We understand a diverse workforce is a creative and productive workforce, helping satisfy the changing and diverse needs of our community, our business partners, and our associates.

Our company supports Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action, and we will not deny opportunities or benefits in regard to race, color, religious creed, age, sex, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, past or current mental or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, civil union status, or any other legally protected status.  

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