Olympus America Inc. Shipper II in Washington, United States

Job Requirements::

(ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED)

  • High School Diploma or GED is required.

  • Minimum of 1 year customer service related experience is preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 years related shipping experience is preferred.

  • Experience processing shipments using various Shipping software and systems is essential such as UPS WorldShip, Fed-Ex Ship Manager, and DHL Easy Ship Professional.

  • Experience with (A.E.S.) Automated Export System and completing (S.E.D’s) Shippers Export Declarations and (S.L.I.’s) Shippers Letter of Instruction is preferred.

  • Knowledge and experience with export shipments is essential.

  • Experience or training in hazardous materials shipping (i.e. Lithium Ion batteries) is preferred.

  • Experience working with various databases is desired.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, and work closely with other team members is essential.

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

  • Experience with scheduling Freight Forwarders and (LTL) Less Than Load Carriers is necessary.

  • Must have experience with packaging & shipping raw materials and finished goods in a timely and safe manner and must be familiar with various packaging techniques.

  • Knowledge in all areas of shipping functions is preferred.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office is preferred.

  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a fast paced team environment is essential.

  • Professional, upbeat attitude & punctuality are essential.

  • Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as needed is preferred.

  • Excellent attention to detail is desired.

  • Candidate must have experience with shipping goods both domestic and international, as well as familiarity with consolidating shipments.

Job Duties::

  • Ship goods, both domestic and international, as well as consolidate shipments.

  • Process shipments using various shipping software and systems such as UPS WorldShip, Fed-Ex Ship Manager, and DHL Easy Ship Professional.

  • Generate shipping documentation such as airway bills, (S.E.D.’s) Shippers Export Declarations and (S.L.I.’s) Shippers Letter of Instruction for domestic and international shipments.

  • Schedule with Freight Forwarders and (LTL) Less than load Carriers.

  • Package & ship raw materials and finished goods in a timely and safe manner with various packaging techniques.

  • Perform shipping functions accurately, in a high- volume, fast-paced environment.

  • Pack/Ship materials and be able to enter all required data in computer.

  • Provide tracking information to various personnel and customers upon request.

  • Regular use of scanners and barcode guns.

  • Process outgoing mail using Pitney Bowes mail center machine.

  • Follow detailed shipping procedures accurately and efficiently.

  • Participate in the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs.

  • Interact with members of the Sales, Finance, Supply Chain and Finished Goods Departments.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Job Description:

We are looking for an outgoing highly motivated and organized Shipper to join our Shipping Team. The incumbent will be working in a friendly team environment setting so if you enjoy taking pride in your work and getting results daily this job is for you. He/She will be responsible for performing all activities related to processing shipments for domestic and international customers. The incumbent will be highly motivated and self-driven to ensure our customers receive superior service and quality products. He/She will have the ability to multi-task with flexibility to prioritize daily workload and requirements. The incumbent requires the ability to communicate effectively and work independently, as well as the ability to maintain a clean, organized and safe work area.

About Us:

At Olympus, we put a lot of good back into the world, and what we do really matters. We are committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling every day by crafting innovative optical and digital solutions in medical technologies, microscopy, industrial solutions, cameras, and audio recorders.

We view our relationship with and commitment to our employees with the same passion. Everything we do at Olympus is a reflection of our vision, and everyone here helps to make it a reality. We’re invested in our employees, great ideas, and how they impact the communities around us. We see the world through multiple lenses and come together to find the right answers; the best solutions.

THAT’S OLYMPUS.

TRUE TO YOU. TRUE TO SOCIETY. TRUE TO LIFE.

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification. EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Company URL:

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp at http://www.olympus-ims.com/

Posting Locations:

Kennewick, Washington

Job Family:

Supply Chain Management

Work Location:

Kennewick OSST

Posting Title:

Shipper II

Auto req ID:

3836BR

3836BR

Olympus is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification.