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Shipping and Receiving

St. Louis, Missouri
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Shipping and Receiving



Summary: The shipping and receiving is responsible for performing a variety of shipping and receiving tasks under general supervision. The shipping and receiving will verify the order to match the received materials and prepare the items for proper shipment.

Compensation: This is a non-exempt, hourly role. Hourly rates start at $18.00, plus Over Time (paid at 1.5x), plus Bonuses. Annual pay for new hires generally ranges between $38,400 and $44,700 or more, depending on experience, overtime hours worked and bonuses.

To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to complete the following essential duties and responsibilities:

Read shipping orders to determine quantity and type of transportation needed.
Ensure the accuracy of all shipping documents, gather and maintain all data relative to shipping activities.
Collect all documentation for outbound freight and route to the proper record keeping unit.
Pick orders for shipment and assemble various types of merchandise to be shipped.
Schedule inbound and outbound freight to comply with warehouse operations.
Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and issue instructions for loading products.
Operate equipment such as forklift, overhead crane, pallet jacks and more safely and efficiently.
Maintain a clean, neat, and organized work environment.
Keep an equipment checklist and perform preventative maintenance of equipment.
Perform additional duties as required and or requested.

Additionally the candidate must meet the following Education and Experience requirements:

High School Education required.
1-2 years of Warehouse experience
One (1) year of experience operating a Forklift
Ability to use a computer or tablet a plus
Good communication skills
Good organizational skills
Ability to follow instructions and work under pressure
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

This role has the following physical demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.
The employee must occasionally lift, pull and move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Benefits: MSI offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Referral, Holiday, and Annual Bonuses
Annual pay increases
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Company-paid Short Term and Long Term disability;
Company-paid Life Insurance
Tuition Reimbursement
Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans with company matching contributions
Charitable donation matching programs
Free, company-sponsored 1-on-1 tutoring for children/dependents of MSI employees in grades k-12, including free tutoring for SAT and ACT tests.

About MSI: Founded in 1975, MSI is a leading supplier of flooring, countertop, wall tile, and hardscaping products in North America. Headquartered in Orange, California, MSI also maintains over 30 state-of-the-art showroom and distribution centers across the U.S. and Canada. MSI's product line includes an extensive offering of quartz, porcelain, ceramic, LVT, natural stone and glass products imported from over 36 countries on six continents.

Over the years, MSI has been the recipient of many prestigious awards including:

Top 5 fastest growing companies - OC Business Journal
Supplier Diversity Award - Home Depot
#1 Flooring Distributor multiple years in a row - Floor Covering Weekly
Top Workplaces Award winner multiple times - Top Workplaces
MSI Founder named the Entrepreneur of the Year - Ernst and Young

MSI is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and fosters inclusion and belonging for all employees. We provide a work environment that allows all employees to do their best work, free from all forms of discrimination. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military status, religion, disability status, or any other legally protected group.MSI provides reasonable accommodations for all employees and applicants.If you believe you require an accommodation, please speak with your recruiter or a member of our HR team.

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Shift start: 7:00AM
Shift length: 10 hours
Monday-Friday, some weekends and evenings required

  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 90 days
  • 401(k) plan

  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
At least 2 years of warehouse experience. At least 1 year of forklift experience. Ability to use a computer or tablet is a plus

About M S International, Inc.

Founded in 1975, MSI is a leading nationwide distributor of flooring, countertop, wall tile and hardscaping products. Headquartered in Orange, California, MSI maintains more than 20 distribution centers across the United States and Canada.

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  • Job Reference: 719176418-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: M S International, Inc.
  • Location: St. Louis, Missouri
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent