Shipping And Receiving Clerk

University Of South Carolina Columbia , SC 29209

Posted 1 week ago

Posting Summary

LogoPosting NumberSTA00105PO19Classification TitleAdministrative Specialist IIInternal TitleShipping and Receiving ClerkCampusColumbia 01College/DivisionCollege of Arts and SciencesDepartmentCAS Chemistry and BiochemistryBand 3Advertised Minimum Salary $22,182Advertised Salary Range$22,182Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per week37.5Work Schedule

Standard working schedule: 8:30am 5:00pm.

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff PositionFull-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis 12 months

Job Search CategoryAdministrative

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

Benefit Eligibility TypeFull-Time Equivalent (FTE)South Carolina RetirementYesState Insurance ProgramsYesAnnual LeaveYesSick LeaveYes

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry seeks to hire a Shipping and Receiving Clerk for the College of Arts and Sciences Stockroom. Under general supervision, this position is responsible for daily incoming shipments and dockside deliveries to the stockroom, which include receipt of goods, verification that goods are received in excellent condition, recording proof of delivery from bill of landing, and provides notification to faculty, staff and students when merchandise is received. In addition, the Shipping and Receiving Clerk will assist the Supply Manger in managing the overall stockroom inventory on-hand, which include re-stocking chemicals, solvents, gases, general laboratory and educational supplies.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

High school diploma and 2 years of related experience, or equivalency.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of shipping, receiving, and inventory processes are preferred.


The employee should know how to operate a personal computer, hand held scanner, pallet jack, balance, scale, and be familiar with OHSA regulations, University purchasing policies and procedures, and State procurement codes.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category

Non-EssentialSafety Sensitive or Security SensitiveNo

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies1Desired Start Date04/01/2019If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date

Job Open Date03/07/2019Job Close Date04/21/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by April 21, 2019.

Quicklink for Posting Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • *Do you have at least a high school diploma and 2 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and years of experience?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume

  • List of References and Contact Information

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