Verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments involving inventory. Duties include verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material and arranging for the transportation of products. May prepare items for shipment.
Material Control Associate, Order Fulfillment Specialist, Receiver, Receiving Associate, Receiving Clerk, Receiving Coordinator, Shipper, Shipping Clerk, Shipping Coordinator, Traffic Assistant, Traffic Coordinator
Employment of Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks is projected to grow 2 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
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