As a Receiving Clerk at Tangent you will have the opportunity to directly impact the organization by managing incoming shipments of parts and materials vital to the day to day performance of our manufacturing teams. 

  • Receives goods and verifies the quality and count of all items unloaded from trucks and trailers; checks against suppliers’ count and immediately reports discrepancies to carriers, supervisor, and purchasing officer per company policy.
  • Carefully and accurately maintains receiving records for requested categories.
  • Maintains database of receiving data to ensure that requestors are updated and that appropriate billing documents are provided to accounting or other associated departments as required.
  • Notifies supervisor of major discrepancies, over-shipments, or substitutions.
  • Prepares bills of lading.
  • Completes information on damage claims for in-transit damage.
  • Transports materials on shipping dock with a hand truck or other vehicle as needed.
  • Loads and unloads trucks using a forklift.
  • Performs other clerical duties.

Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Ability to accurately sort, count, and verify items received.
  • Basic understanding of dock, and warehouse procedures.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and/or inventory software to maintain records, input data, and create reports.

Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • State motor vehicle operator’s permit for operation of forklift highly preferred.

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to traverse distribution warehouse and access a variety of storage spaces and shelving units by stretching, squatting, and reaching.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time. 
  • Must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions and temperatures in the warehouse and on the loading dock.

Department: Shipping and Receiving
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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