Receiving Clerk, LB (19 hrs/12 mos) - REPOST

Bakersfield, Kern County
Jul 25, 2014

Kern Community College District

Receiving Clerk, LB (19 hrs/12 mos) - REPOST

Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, receive, stock, issue and distribute materials and supplies; maintain a variety of records related to assigned activities; receive, sort, route and distribute incoming mail.

Education and Experience

Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school and one year of stock or storekeeping experience.

Licenses and other requirements:

• Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license.
• Possession of, or ability to obtain, Forklift certification.
• Satisfactory completion of pre-employment physical assessment.


Sick leave and vacation only.

This position is not eligible for health benefits.

Knowledge and Abilities

• Methods and practices used in receiving, storing, disbursing and delivering supplies and equipment.
• Shipping and receiving procedures.
• Use and terminology of requisitions, purchase orders, invoices and other warehouse documents.
• Operation of equipment and machines used in the receipt, storage and shipping of supplies, materials and equipment.
• Materials and supplies inventory control.
• Proper loading and unloading of delivery trucks.
• Modern office practices, procedures and equipment.
• Proper lifting techniques.
• Basic math.
• Record keeping techniques.
• Health and safety regulations.
• Operation of a computer terminal.
• Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy
• AND a demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.

• Receive, stock, issue and distribute materials and supplies.
• Perform physical and clerical duties involved in receiving and shipping supplies.
• Operate a forklift and various warehouse machines and equipment.
• Operate standard office machines including a computer terminal.
• Maintain records.
• Observe health and safety regulations.
• Take inventory and maintain accurate control systems.
• Meet schedules and time lines.
• Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
• Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.
• Work independently with little direction.


• Indoor and outdoor work environment.
• Driving a vehicle to conduct work.

Physical Demands:
• Incorporated within one or more of the previously mentioned essential functions of this job description are essential physical requirements.

• Working around machinery having moving parts.

Posting Date: 07/25/2014

Open Until Filled: Yes

Position Type: Classified

Work Week: 19 hour per week

Minimum Salary: $1,176.51 per month

Maximum Salary: $1,662.37 per month (maximum entry $1,176.51)

College/Site: Bakersfield College

Location: BC-Main Campus

Salary Grade: 34

First Review of Applications:
Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled; but those received by 5:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) on Monday, August 11, 2014 are assured consideration. The College reserves the right to extend time limits or reinitiate the recruitment/selection process at any point.

Completed application packet must include:

• Completed Online Application for Employment form
• Current resume
• Letter of interest (Cover Letter)
• Copy of legible transcripts, if applicable
• List of six (6) professional references – Listed on application form

Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to participate in the selection process should contact Human Resources to make the necessary arrangements.

To apply, visit

As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, the Kern Community College District encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply.