Shipping & Receiving

  • MacDermid Enthone
  • Ferndale, MI, USA
  • Sep 03, 2022
Full time General Labor Manufacturing Supply Chain Warehouse

Job Description

Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by performing the following duties, and assists in production as required.


Job Responsibilities

  • Operates lift truck or forklift or uses hand truck to move, transfer or lift shipments from shipping and receiving dock to storage or work area and vice-versa. Pulls required items from stock to prepare for shipment as directed by company Bills of Lading or other communication used by shipping department.
  • Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, or other communication used by shipping department.
  • Prepares appropriate paperwork for method of shipment.
  • Affixes shipping labels on packed cartons or stencils identifying shipping information on cartons, packages or skids of material.
  • Assembles wooden or cardboard containers or selects pre-assembled containers. Inserts items into containers.
  • Shrink wraps material or skids of material as required.
  • Stamps or stencils information and shipping instructions onto crates, skids or containers. Posts weights and shipping charges, and affixes and distributes paperwork as required.
  • Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper or supplier if directed to rectify damages and shortages and to trace shipments. Routes items to departments.
  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure conformity to written request or customer order.
  • Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies, notifying purchasing of requirements.
  • Cleans and performs routine housekeeping maintenance in the warehouse.
  • When necessary, pumps, packages or pours as required in the production department to finish product for shipment to customer or warehouse.


Company Values

1. Challenge     2. Commit     3. Collaborate     4. Choose     5. Care


Required Education                                   

High school diploma or GED


MacDermid Enthone is an ESI company.  ESI Inc. is an E-Verify Company and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job applicant procedures. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.