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Shipping Receiving Operator Experienced-US


New Albany, IN, US

REQ ID:  42997

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.



Shipping Receiving Operator Experienced 

1st shift 


Job Description:
•    Prepares orders for shipping, which consists of verifying identifying information and quantities, assembling boxes and packing items in boxes or assembling wooden crates for large merchandise and packing items in crates, enclosing correct paperwork for shipments.
•    Cover for Receiving; Receives shipments, checks items received, and delivers items to correct person or department. Maintains storage of received material.
•    Perform all SAP and KIS Shipping transactions, process shipments through online logistics broker, perform cycle counts, process international shipments, occasionally by preparing manual customs documents.
•    Notifies supervisor when discrepancies occur such as partial shipments made or received.
•    Handles return shipments.
•    Performs other duties and assignments as directed by supervisor.
•    Work occasional overtime as responsibilities dictate



•    High school graduate or GED.
•    Requires excellent analytical and math skills. 
•    Requires basic computer skills in Microsoft Office programs
•     Knowledge of packaging procedures and the ability to use power tools to build/modify shipping containers is required.
•    Experience in dealing with Bills of Lading and other shipping documents  would be beneficial.
•    Ability to work with heavy parts, climb on/off forklift and stand continuously.
•    Fork lift experience preferred



Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

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