Career Starter - Kings County
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic ClerksVerify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Duties include assembling, addressing, stamping, and shipping merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material; and arranging for the transportation of products
Annual Median Wage:
$41,766.40 ($20.08 per hour)
High school diploma or equivalent
Speaking Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Active Listening Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Reading Comprehension Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.
Critical Thinking Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Monitoring Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
Mathematics Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications
English Language Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
Production and Processing Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
Computers and Electronics Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
Clerical Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology.
Package objects for shipping
Prepare documentation for contracts, transactions, or regulatory compliance.
Order materials, supplies, or equipment.
Inspect shipments to ensure correct order fulfillment.