shipping clerk resume example with 12 years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

A responsible and competent warehouse worker with over 20 years of experience performing a range of roles within a warehouse environment. Effective induction, training, motivation, and leadership of teams. Experienced Forklift Operator of all Raymond models. Proficient in the use of standard warehousing and distribution systems. Punctual, reliable, and friendly with excellent interpersonal and clear communication skills. Adaptable, patient, and able to keep a clear head under pressure. Now seeking a new position where these skills can be used and developed to their fullest extent.

Seasoned Shipping Clerk familiar with shipping and receiving procedures and protocols. Successful record working with carriers and other vendors to plan successful strategies and control costs. Well-versed in shipment inspection, inventory management and document processing.

Hardworking Shipping Clerk well-versed in using problem-solving and organizational skills to coordinate shipping and receiving duties. Accustomed to successfully examining shipments and facilitating vendor resolutions with little oversight. Excellent document management and deadline monitoring skills.

Skilled in planning practical routes and selecting advantageous shipping methods. Excellent coordination and communication skills used to develop positive professional relationships with carriers.

Detail-oriented Clerk equipped with administrative, organizational and customer service skills. Enhances operations with accurate record keeping and timely resolutions for diverse problems. Great at managing time in fast-paced environments.

  • Inventory management
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Manufacturing and warehouse procedures
  • Employee development and management
  • Inventory tracking
  • First aid certified
  • CPR certified
  • Scheduling
  • Safe driver
  • Cost Reduction
  • Results-driven
  • Flexible schedule
  • Expense control
  • Inventory replenishment
  • Material handling practices
  • Shipping and receiving management
  • Customer experiences
  • Team oversight
  • Strategies and goals
  • Data review
  • Performance improvements
  • Calm under pressure
  • Cross-functional team management
  • Employee development
  • Staff training
  • Complex problem solving
  • Package preparation
  • Route planning
  • Quality Assurance
  • Shipping coordination
  • Organization
  • Multitasking
  • Critical thinking
  • Leadership
Education and Training
Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Nashville Nashville, TN Expected in 2016 Practical Nursing Diploma : Practical Nursing - GPA :
Icon Identity Solutions - Shipping Clerk
Seattle, WA, 12/2018 - 01/2022
  • Produced daily reports on shipments, team performance and financial numbers.
  • Prepared accurate shipping orders and bills of lading to direct and route materials.
  • Rejected deliveries containing damaged items or shortages and corresponded with shipper to rectify issues.
  • Directed warehouse team in stocking merchandise, pulling orders and setting up loads.
  • Obtained required documentation to move cargo onward.
  • Input weights, charges, discrepancies and other data into the system.
  • Collaborated with carrier representatives to determine receipt methods and make special delivery arrangements.
  • Implemented cost-effective methods, carriers and routes to optimize shipping and receiving strategies.
  • Prepared documentation to track and report on damaged or missing items.
  • Operated forklifts, hand trucks or other equipment to load, unload, transport and store goods.
  • Contacted internal and external vendors and customers to obtain information for inbound or outbound shipments.
  • Monitored merchandise received and shipped from facility in computer system.
  • Contacted transport companies and suppliers to expedite, trace or return shipments.
  • Logged inbound and outbound discrepancies for wrong products, incorrect quantities and damages.
  • Checked customer orders, labeling and documentation prior to shipment to avoid delays.
  • Compared bills of lading against actual merchandise received, inspected for damaged goods and coordinated distribution to correct departments.
  • Tracked inventory levels, handling aspects of shipping and receiving and kept accurate records.
  • Compared shipment contents with paperwork to support inventory accuracy and records management.
  • Organized storage areas to maximize movement and minimize labor.
Peddle - Team Lead
Austin, TX, 10/2016 - 11/2018

Order Picker/Packer

  • Picked and packed orders maintaining high productivity and excellent quality.

QC Lead

  • Impeccable auditing record. Audited 100% of every skid before it was loaded onto the truck.

Team Lead

  • Forecasted manpower requirements based on daily workload and company targets.
  • Set and achieved product quality objectives while meeting product specifications.
  • Oversaw all production, quality control and material handling operations and made improvements as needed.
  • Assessed employee performance and facilitated commendations and discipline as necessary.
  • Monitored production and quality to mitigate loss and increase efficiency.
  • Complied with all standards and protocol requirements regarding warehouse operations, shipping and receiving and material handling.
  • Upheld quality standards by monitoring and correcting work.
  • Reported attendance for every employee that worked in my department.
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Monitored team progress and enforced deadlines.
  • Organized and prioritized incoming work orders and optimized team workflows and resources to handle dynamic demands.
  • Kept work flowing smoothly in and out of department by working closely with shipping, warehouse and other personnel to coordinate movements.
Pae Government Services Inc - Order Picker/Packer
Fresno, CA, 02/2012 - 08/2015

Picked and packed orders, using a hands free device, maintaining high productivity and excellent quality.

Ozburn-Hessey Logistics - Task Manager
City, STATE, 08/2008 - 12/2011

Order Picker/ Packer

  • Picked and packed orders, using a hands free device, maintaining high productivity and excellent quality.
  • Receiver

  • Received product in after it was unloaded from the truck.
  • Fork-lift Operator

  • Unloaded trailers and staged product to be received into inventory.
  • Auditor

  • Audited pre-picked loads for accidental errors.
  • Task Manager

  • Managed employees in the receiving department.
  • Printed receipts for every load.
  • Verified 10% of every load received into inventory before product is stored.
  • Assisted the CSR's at the welcome center.
  • Reported any discrepancies in deliveries.
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    School Attended

    • Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Nashville

    Job Titles Held:

    • Shipping Clerk
    • Team Lead
    • Order Picker/Packer
    • Task Manager


    • Practical Nursing Diploma

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