Talascend Shipping/Receiving Specialist - 90317 in La Porte, Indiana

Talascend is currently seeking a Shipping/Receiving Specialist for a contract opportunity in La Porte, Indiana.RESPONSIBILITIES:*Will be working in the shipping department.*Work with spray foam and instapak.*Use of hand trucks (full-time employees generally use the powered industrial vehicles in this area).*This area can be very physical (a lot of lifting and bending involve).*Confirms and records the receipt of shipments, prepares items for shipping, and loads and unloads trucks.*Reports damages and discrepancies for accounting, reimbursement and record-keeping purposes.*Completes shipping and receiving reports.*Manages the inter-departmental transport of materials.*Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.*Special Considerations: Lifting is generally at or below 30Lbs. without significant repetitions.REQUIREMENTS:*Requires a high school diploma or equivalent.*0-2 years of relevant experience.*Must be able to understand packing slips.*Attention to Detail (candidates will be verifying orders are complete before shipment).*Must be a team player.*Ability to use a tape measure (measurements must be placed on boxes for export).*Possess good penmanship (packing slips must be readable).*Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.Background Check and Drug Screen may be required for this position.Apply NowTalascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran.