Lead Shipping Specialist

Remedy Intelligent Staffing - Rochester, NY

 Job Title: Lead Shipping Specialist

Summary: The Shipping & Receiving Team Leader is responsible for all tasks involved in the receiving, storage, and shipment of items received from suppliers or the production shop.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Carries out team leader responsibilities in accordance with company policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include normal shipping & receiving activities, as well as training employees, assigning and directing work, addressing complaints, and resolving problems; supervises two Shipping & Receiving Assistant on one shift.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assign daily tasks based on employee knowledge, experience, and discussion with manager
  • Train new employees.
  • Assist in tracking employees progress and reports this information to the Planning & Inventory Manager
  • Act as company point of contact for all shipping & receiving activities
  • Package finished goods accurately and neatly
  • Load, wrap, and band pallets for shipping
  • Assist in loading and unloading of vehicles driven by couriers and/or freight drivers
  • Maintain cleanliness of inventory area and equipment
  • Identify errors and report them to the Planning & Inventory Manager
  • Read packing lists and other forms used by major freight carriers to ensure accuracy
  • Inspect received items for accurate count, description, and labeling
  • Perform physical inventory counts and/or cycle counts as needed
  • Make arrangements for pick-up by customer specified carriers
  • Operate Pallet Jack and Fork Lift
  • Perform related duties as needed by supervision
  • Make recommendations for process improvement


  • AES (Automated export system) filing for shipping International
  • Experience arranging truck carriers for pickups.
  • Forklift and sit-down experience
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Have knowledge of Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Ability to learn and use the UPS Worldship and FedEx programs
  • Ability to become a licensed forklift truck operator

Education Requirements:

· High School diploma or general education degree (GED) or current pursuit of such required

Posted On: Thursday, June 27, 2019
Compensation: 34000-35000

Position Contact
Steve DeMario
(585) 261-9917
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