JOB SUMMARYUnder general supervision of department manager and department supervisors, the Central Transport Clerk 1 is part of a team that unloads, processes and delivers goods, freight and mail on a daily basis to Center locations both on and off the main campus. This position requires accuracy, attention to detail, good driving skills and a consistently high level of customer service. Adhering to product handling/storage guidelines, proper chain of custody for all product and confidentiality guidelines is essential.Deliver packages throughout the Center verifying correct delivery location and obtaining delivery confirmation using handheld scanners. Pick up and deliver mail at designated mailstop locations. Drive department vans for off-campus deliveries and pickups. Fulfill stockroom requests by picking, processing and delivering goods to customers. Assist with in-house moves transporting equipment and furniture for customers by completing assigned work orders. Provide customer service to department visitors using the mail system, FedEx station or picking up packages. Assist other team members as necessary. Keep work spaces clean, organized and free of clutter. Operate hand trucks, carts, vehicles, handheld scanners, computers, faxes, printers, powered and non-powered pallet jacks, table lifts and forklifts. Position requires frequent lifting of items up to 50lbs, and occasional lifting of items up to 100lbs. Position requires frequent bending, stooping, reaching, walking and lifting. Work area includes enclosed offices, loading docks, vehicles, and outdoor parking areas in weather. High School diploma, GED or the equivalent. Up to six months of related experience. Ability to lift and move 50lbs on a regular basis. Experience working in an environment that practices electronic record keeping and transacting. Ability to follow written and verbal directions. Previous experience with handheld scanners/barcode scanning is desirable but not necessary. Good customer service and communication skills.
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