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Shipping Clerk in Houston, TX at AZZ Inc.

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

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Lighting Systems: 8500 Hansen Rd, Houston, TX 77075 (located near Hobby airport)

General Description:

Supervise and perform verification and preparation of records on outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment and arrange for transportation of products.

Education, Certifications, Licenses & Registrations:

High school diploma or equivalent is required.


Six months to one year related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Critical thinking to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions.
  • Ability to use different set of rules to combine or group things in different ways.
  • Ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce reasonable solutions.
  • Operate forklift, 2-wheel dolly, pallet jack, pallet puller, tape measure, package scales, and basic office equipment.

Essential Duties:

  • Responsible for the oversight of all outgoing shipments including the completion of bills of lading and shipping orders.
  • Contacts carrier representatives for shipping and delivery of materials.
  • Requisition and storage of shipping materials to maintain inventory of stock.
  • Perform inspection of all incoming and outgoing shipments including material inspection and dimensional verification.
  • Works with Purchasing, Production and EDP at the close of the month.
  • Gathers, verifies, and packs items for shipment according to specifications and the transportation method used.
  • Records received and shipped items according to established procedures.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment by complying with all safety rules and company policies of AZZ.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug test and criminal background check.

Work Environment:

Industrial manufacturing and warehouse environment with moderate to loud noise level. Facility is enclosed and is ventilated and heated but is not air-conditioned. More than 2/3 of time is spend in heat/high humidity. 1/3 to 2/3 of time is spend near moving mechanical parts or working in outdoor weather conditions.

Required PPE:

Must provide own safety-toed shoes.

Physical Demands:

Majority of the time is spent standing, walking, stooping, reaching, and bending. Lifts, positions, or exerts force on items weighing up to 50lbs 1/3 to 2/3 of time and items weighing 50-100lbs less than 1/3 of time.


8:00-4:30pm, Mon - Fri




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