Kaman Corporation

  • Shipper/Receiver

    Location : Location US-NY-Tonawanda
    Requisition ID
    Warehouse/Material Handling
    Kaman Distribution
    Shift 1
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    4 months ago(9/18/2018 6:55 PM)
  • Overview



      Our Kaman Fluid Power Tonawanda, NY branch is seeking an experienced Shipper/Receiver to join our team.


    At Kaman Fluid Power (KFP), our Shipper/Receivers are responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate shipping and receiving of goods and performing assembly, light maintenance, material handling, and housekeeping of the warehouse.


    Kaman Fluid Power, a platform of Kaman Distribution Group, is a leading provider of motion control products and highly engineered systems and components for precision hydraulic and pneumatic applications. We are committed to providing our customers with the right solutions, focusing on their needs, and exceeding their expectations. Our people are the foundation of our success. The key to sustaining our competitive advantage is by investing in the development of our employees, driving innovation, and providing solutions for a better tomorrow.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities


    • Receive incoming materials and products
    • Verify received packages with freight records
    • Confirm accuracy, quality, and quantity of materials received
    • Records information, shortages, and discrepancies on computer system
    • Assemble orders and pack items for shipment in an accurate and timely manner, and convey orders to shipping area
    • Shipping of material which includes boxing, packing, labeling, and preparation of any related documents (Can include UPS, Fed Ex, Truck, etc.)
    • Light assembly (including hose assemblies)
    • Drive vehicles to deliver products in a timely manner and pick-up rejected/defective products
    • Record daily delivery information and obtain customer signature on delivery tickets.


    • Assist in all Inventory Management activities as needed, including Cycle Counting, Bin Programs, and General Inventory Maintenance
    • Housekeeping and light maintenance of warehouse, shop area, dock area, and all associated equipment
    • Maintain equipment and work area to ensure neatness with a priority on maintaining a safe workplace
    • Provide a high level of customer service to all customers
    • Manage time effectively, meet personal goals, and work effectively with other members of the team
    • Present a professional image at all time to co-workers, customers, and suppliers
    • Follow company policies and procedures
    • Maintain stable performance under pressure or opposition, and handles stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and the organization
    • Identify and escalate priority issues
    • Assist and back-up counter personnel as business levels require
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    Education and Experience:

    • High School Diploma or GED required
    • Minimum of 6 months warehouse or related experience
    • Lift truck experience preferred
    • A valid driver’s license may be required

    Physical Requirements:

    • Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds
    • May be required to operate fork lift equipment
    • Ability to work a flexible work schedule

    Our comprehensive compensation package and benefit program includes:

    • Your choice of medical insurance providers and plans, Dental insurance, and Flexible spending accounts
    • Company matching 401(k) with a great vesting schedule
    • Company paid Life (family) & STD insurances, Vacation, Holiday & Sick time
    • Employee discounted Stock Purchase Plan
    • 100% tax free tuition reimbursement


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