Kelly Services Shipping/Receiving Worker in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description

We are looking for a experienced shipping/receiving worker with exceptional service and teamwork in mind!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Unloads and unpacks incoming containers, as assigned.

  • Operates forklifts and hand trucks to move, convey received shipments to their appropriate storage or shipping areas. Accurately picks and packs customer orders for shipment.

  • Operates shipping manifest system to process small parcel shipments; affixes necessary shipping labels on packed cartons. Crates, bands, and binds shipments as required assuring secure shipment and eliminating or minimizing any occurrence of shipping damages.

  • Accurately picks and packs outside operations work orders or discrepant material returns for shipment to vendors and coordinates with purchasing.

  • Stocks inventory in location to facilitate first-in first-out stock rotation.

  • Coordinates customer orders with Cat domestic or Cat international sales as necessary. This would include items such as international shipping documentation.

  • Coordinates transportation and pickup of customer orders.

  • Perform cycle counts to assure inventory accuracy.

  • Operates other equipment such as pallet wrappers, banding machines and weigh count scales to perform job duties.

  • Serves as back up for the Small Parts Clerk or Parts Puller as necessary. Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.

  • Strives for continual improvement on corporate metrics and goals that impact your areas of responsibility. Maintains and updates desk procedures for your area of responsibility.



  • Prefer a minimum of 2 years of work related experience in performing the duties of this job.

  • Must be able to work independently as well as across departments

  • Hazmat training

  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to plan, organize and manage multiple tasks.

  • Ability to analyze problems and solve work related issues across functional areas.

  • Must be physically capable of lifting 50 pounds repetitively

  • Must be certified to drive forklifts Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel).

Why Kelly ® ?

At Kelly Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at