Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Job description


This position is responsible for the shipping, receiving, and invoicing of textbooks, supplies, general books, and merchandise sold in the Bookstore.


  • Performs shipping and receiving duties.
  • Reconciles all invoices and credits for books, supplies, and general merchandise.
  • Reconciles and processes web orders.
  • Prices and labels merchandise/supplies.
  • Assists Textbook Coordinator with the processing of the return of textbooks in a timely manner.
  • Assists General Merchandising Coordinator with ordering and processing supplies and the return of overstocked items.
  • Maintains website, email, and social media accounts for the bookstore.
  • Reconciles and maintains accuracy of store inventory.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Salary is: 23,795.36

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities  


  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices and procedures.
  • Skill in the operation of computers and job-related software programs.
  • Skill in decision making and problem solving.
  • Skill in interpersonal relations and in dealing with the public.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.


  • Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. 
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for two years.

Other Information  

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Job No:
Posted: 4/8/2021
Application Due: 6/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: 23,795.36

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