Shipping Coordinator

San Luis Obispo

Hourly rate: $17/hour


A local manufacturing company is looking for a Shipping Clerk to join their team. Schedule is Monday - Friday, 7:00am to 3:30pm.


Duties include:

  • Packages parts or assemblies for shipment using boxes or crates
  • Generates shipping documents such as pack-lists, NAFTA’s, commercial invoices, BOL, or other documents as required for domestic and international shipping
  • Enters shipments into computer system, Visual Manufacturing, and completes shipping transactions
  • Works with freight companies to coordinate some shipments and freight charges
  • Determines freight amounts to be billed and/or entered into Visual Manufacturing
  • Provide Sales and Service quotes for shipping freight
  • Works with Sales or Service when shipping method is not specified on the sales orders
  • Works with Accounting to run credit card payment of orders before releasing for shipment
  • Applies special labeling or markings to product or packaging as required
  • Operates forklift and company truck
  • Operates forklift or uses hand truck to move shipments from loading dock to delivery trucks
  • Ships expedited orders as required by Sales, Service or customer needs
  • Informs Purchasing or Planning of any material shortages found while pulling parts for shipment
  • Conducts cycle counts of inventory as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • Prior experience preferred
  • Knowledge of UPS WorldShip, tariff codes and international shipping
  • Maintains a current forklift operation certificate (will be sent to training and re-certification training)
  • Ability to lift up to 45lbs

San Luis Personnel Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, registered domestic partner status, ancestry, genetics, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military status, status as a disabled or other protected veteran or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.



3220 S. Higuera Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401