Clerk, Shipping/Receiving I
Quest Diagnostics - Metairie, LA

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The Journey Begins with you.

There's quite a distance between wondering and knowing. And for patients waiting for answers to important health questions, it's a road they want to travel as quickly as possible.

At Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, we understand urgency. But more than speed, we focus our energies on accuracy. Currently, we seek a Shipping/Receiving Clerk I to work in our Metairie office. The qualified applicant will be familiar with StockClerk, supply order entry and pulling and packing supplies for shipment to offsite locations.


Currently we are seeking a Shipping and Receiving Clerk I. Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Receives, inspect, verify, process and route all materials into the facility and off-site facilities (remote sites) and enter the receipts in the Materials Management software system. 2. Notifies the Warehouse Manager of any discrepancies of materials versus shippers' documentation. 3. Prepares shipments, including documentation, for outbound shipments. 4. Manage the Returned Goods process according to the Returned Goods SOP (Standard Operating Procedure). 5. Delivers stock to the appropriate staging area for departments. 6. Puts warehoused items in the designated storage areas and rotates stock according to receipt date and expiration dates to ensure proper stock rotation and use prior to expiration. 7. Notes any short dated materials upon receipt (less than 30 days of shelf life) and report to the Warehouse Manager to determine any possible actions that may need taken. 8. Assists in cycle count and full physical inventory. 9. Complies with all applicable and current Materials and Services Management, Human Resources, Employee Health and Safety, Compliance, OSHA, CLIA, etc. policies and procedures. 10. Analyzes current procedures in place and make recommendations for process improvements to the Warehouse Manager. 11. Assists in order entry, picking, packing and delivery of both internal and external orders as needed. 12. Assists in record storage and retrieval process as needed. 13. Assists in preparation, receipt and distribution of internal, inbound and external mail as needed. 14. Performs other duties as required. Education: High school diploma or equivalent required. Work Experience: Six months previous materials management experience Forklift certification desired Must have valid driver license and driving record that meets Quest Diagnostics driver safety guidelines and the ability to drive motor vehicle (non-commercial truck, van, car) as required. Special Requirements: Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) Strong problem solving skills Good communication skills Good record keeping skills Ability to operate a computer, printer and bar code scanner Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, etc.) or equivalent Able to work effectively in a team environment Must be able to lift up to seventy (70) pounds Ability to operate materials handling equipment as needed (fork lift, pallet jack, etc.)Key word search: warehouse, shipping, receiving, materials management, purchasing, inventory, logistics, supply, supplies, stock.

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Closing Statement

Quest Diagnostics has many career opportunities for individuals whose talent, initiative and dedication will complement our belief that the patient comes first and that values do matter. We work to earn our customers’ trust every day by providing the highest quality products and services in a professional, accessible and informative way. Our workforce is diverse and talented and believes in our vision: "Dedicated people improving the health of patients through unsurpassed diagnostic insights."

[All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.]

Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

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