Shipping/receiving/traffic clerks are responsible for the shipping and receiving of goods and supplies, as well as keeping accurate records of shipments and inventory. These clerks are employed in organizations that have regular shipments of high volumes of goods; some examples of industries that employ shipping/receiving/traffic clerks are delivery services businesses, retail institutions, hospitals, grocery stores, and warehouses.
Shipping / Receiving / Traffic Clerk Tasks
Receive, unpack, verify and record incoming merchandise or material.
Assemble, address, stamp, and ship merchandise or material.
Verify and keep records on incoming and outgoing shipments.
Arrange for the transportation of products.