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Shipping & Receiving Lead

Position: Shipping & Receiving Lead
Reports to: Warehouse Manager
Hours: Full Time – 6301 36th Ave W Everett WA 98203

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to and champion MiiR’s values
  • Setup, schedule, and facilitate inbound & outbound shipments:
    • Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials. 
    • Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, and shipping orders to route materials.
  • Determine shipping method for materials, using knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates.
  • Communicate with shippers and recipients about status of shipments.
  • Maintain a strong working relationship with all carriers.
  • Receive inbound shipments and accurately verify correct quantities and condition of items.
  • Confer and correspond with establishment representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, and nonconformance to specifications.
  • Provide accurate shipping quotes when requested by the MiiR Sales and Customer Service teams.
  • Prepare packages for small parcel shipments on outbound orders:
    • Pull and pack orders for shipments.
    • Prepare shipping labels for outbound orders.
    • Manifest shipping labels and provide accurate shipping weights for outbound small parcel orders.
  • Assist in management of all facility receiving and shipping operations of physical inventory.
  • Participate in inventory counts as needed.
  • Assist in maintaining and promoting the maintenance of a safe, accident-free, and healthy work environment.
    • Make a notation of any safety hazards and reports to warehouse manager.
  • Daily maintenance check of the warehouse to ensure it’s clean and organized.

  • Assist with a variety of scheduled and unscheduled projects occurring in the department at any given time.
  • Occasionally perform courier work such as picking up or delivering for clients as needed.

Qualifications:

2+ years previous warehouse or operations experience.
  • 2+ years previous shipping & receiving experience.
  • Good understanding of international shipping.
  • Ability to perform repeated reaching, bending, and lifting daily.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and use appropriate judgment.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in time sensitive situations.
  • Good organizational and multi-tasking skills.
  • Working knowledge of inventory systems:
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
    • QuickBooks experience a plus. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written.
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills; ability to resolve issues effectively and efficiently.
  • Ability to read and understand the English language for the purpose of comparing and reading product descriptions, names, and shelf labels.
  • Physical activity requiring reaching, bending, kneeling, stooping, lifting, finger dexterity, grasping, feeling, repetitive motions, talking and hearing.
  • Ability to lift up to 70lbs.
  • Visual requirement is for close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to stand and walk (or otherwise be mobile).
  • Ability to deal with stressful situations as they arise.
  • Ability to operate equipment such as forklifts (certified a plus), pallet jacks, etc.


     

    A Few Benefits We Offer:

    • Health, dental insurance for eligible employees
    • Paid time off
    • Choice of any MiiR Bicycle upon 1-year employment anniversary
    • Opportunity to experience impact of those who benefit from our giving projects
    • Chance to work on a small team and have real impact on the program you’ll oversee
    • Participation in company retreats and extracurriculars
    • Work experience at a young, high-growth Certified B Corp

     

    To Apply:

    (Read and follow carefully, as attention to detail is important in this position)

    • Send email to: jobs@miir.com with subject line: S&R Lead
    • Attach your resume; please do not paste into body of the email.
    • The first line of the email should be your name in bold followed by a quick story (1-2 paragraph) about a recent adventure. 
    • Answer the following questions in the body of the email (not as an attachment). Remember, a person is reading this letter, so be you, but with brevity.
      • What makes you want to apply for this job?
      • What is the most important quality you bring to our team?
      • What part of this job amps you up?
      • What about our commitment to giving back is most interesting to you?
      • What is your favorite MiiR product and why?
      • At MiiR we offer all our employees a Rad Day. It’s 8 hours in addition to your PTO that’s intended for a day of radness. What would you do with your day?