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Receiving Clerk

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Job ID 153208 Date posted 10/14/2021 Location : North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Receiving Clerk works in the shipping, distribution or receiving department and is responsible for accepting, inspecting, monitoring, tracking, and transferring shipments or deliveries for the manufacturing or warehouse facility. In this role you, you will complete administrative tasks to ensure that product movement is accurate and efficient.

Key Accountabilities

  • Verify that ingoing or outgoing product shipments are as ordered, and proper documentation is provided.
  • Prepare bills of lading and maintain documentation of goods shipped or received.
  • Assist management personnel in the planning of resources needed to meet work requirements
  • Verify clerical computations against physical count of stock and adjust errors in computation or count, prepare order changes or investigate and report reasons for discrepancies.
  • Collaborate closely with operations and logistics to ensure shipments or deliveries are completed as scheduled.
  • Safely operate mobile equipment per company policy.
  • Identify discrepancies and inaccuracies that pertain to processes and documentations.
  • Handle basic clerical, administrative, technical or customer support issues under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma, secondary education level or equivalent
  • Basic computer operation skills for data entry and analysis
  • Experience with email, spreadsheet, word processing and presentation application

Preferred Qualifications

  • Forklift experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in distribution, inventory, receiving or shipping environments
  • Experience with Warehouse management systems (ASP)

Job Information

  • Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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