Shipping & Receiving Associate
Randstad in partnership with an industry leading Property & Casualty Insurance company is actively seeking a Shipper Receiver o join their Mail Center / Print Mail team on a temp to perm basis, located at their main office in Worcester, MA. The insurance company has over 160 years of rich history and tradition. Recognized as One of America's Top Employers (Forbes) and A Best Places to Work (Business Insurance) The Hanover Insurance offers' a collaborative environment that fosters development and growth.
What's In It For You?
Career Development: 6 month temp to hire employment with comprehensive job training.
Starting Pay: $14-$15 / hour based on experience. Expectation is that the rate increases and transfer into a salary upon converting to a Hanover employee.
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm - averaging 38.75 hours a week
Start Date: July 2018
Benefits: Yes, both as a temp with Randstand and when permanent with Hanover.
??? Compares identifying information and counts items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.
??? Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.
??? Logs in accountable mail using the electronic tracking system.
??? Processes outgoing shipments through manifest shipping system.
??? Routes and distributes small and large deliveries.
??? Receives and processes internal pick-up/delivery requests using the automated scheduling system.
??? Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications.
??? Operates pallet movers to move shipments from truck/shipping and receiving platform to storage or delivery destination.
??? Operates company truck or van to make off-site pick-up and deliveries.
??? Performs other duties within the Mail Operations Department as assigned.
Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
--Typically has 0-2 years of relevant experience and/or formal training in the duties of the position.
--Valid driver's license and excellent driving record.
--Able to work well with all levels of the company
--Strong customer service skills
--Strong attention to detail
--Duties and tasks are routine and repetitive.
--Able to address standard questions, referring more complex issues and problems to higher levels.
--Where applicable may assist in more advanced functions as part of training and development.
--Works under immediate supervision and from detailed verbal and/or written instructions.
--Ability to operate shipping manifest system and standard office equipment.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
??? Physical dexterity and heavy lifting required.
??? Ability to lift 50 to 100 lbs
??? Able to walk some distances while pushing or pulling equipment throughout 3 campus buildings
??? Ability to stand for long periods of time.
??? Ability to report to work in adverse weather conditions
??? Required to work on-site
??? Ability to work in a fast paced or stressful work environment
??? Ability to work cooperatively
??? Ability to operate a vehicle.
??? Ability to drive a truck and van type vehicle in adverse weather conditions
??? Ability to operate machinery and equipment such as electric and manual pallet jack, fork lift, 2 wheel dolly
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