Job Openings Shipping and Receiving Operator

About the job Shipping and Receiving Operator

Job description

LS Tractor is expanding our operations!

We are opening our new Assembly Plant in Palestine, Texas in the 4thQuarter of 2023. We will be located at 2002 Tile Factory Road in Palestine, Texas

With this expansion, we need talented people to join our Palestine, Texas Team!

Such as:

Job Title: Shipping and Receiving Operator Forklift Operator

Department: Logistics

Supervisor: Logistics Manager

Location: Palestine Facility

Pay Type: Hourly Position

Hiring Range: DOQ

8- Hour Shift, Monday Friday

Position Summary

Executes shipping and receiving processes for incoming and outbound shipments. Responsible for accuracy and completeness of shipping documents completed at shipping dock. Ensures loads shipped out are accurate, complete, and properly documented. Follows process for receiving and recording incoming shipments. Addresses routine issues on the dock. Ensures compliance with employee safety, and shipping process execution. Operates forklift to move materials, and goods.

Position Duties and Responsibilities

  • Safety. Works in a safe manner. Complies with safe work practices at all times. Completes forklift certification as required. Reports unsafe conditions or situation to supervisor or management.
  • Processes Bills of Lading (BOLs) and other shipping documents. Inspects, verifies, and completes BOLs and other shipping documents to ensure that shipments are accurate and properly recorded on company documentation. Verifies serial numbers for outgoing and incoming tractors and implements. Reviews BOLs for completeness and accuracy.
  • Execution Shipping and Receiving Processes. Executes employee safety guidelines and shipping and receiving process execution standards, including accuracy of required documentation.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration. Actively engages in team meetings, and provides timely feedback to team regarding work topics. Understands available resources, and utilizes those resources when appropriate.
  • Leadership. Acts with integrity. Treats others with dignity and respect. Delivers on commitments and deadlines.
  • Communication. Effectively communicates with team members. Demonstrates sound oral and written communication skills. Communicates effectively and professionally to both internal and external parties. Executes effective customer communication and relationship building techniques.

Minimum Requirements:

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Documented experience working on a shipping dock, including executing shipping and receiving processes
  • Experience operating a forklift, or the ability to be forklift certified within 30 days

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Required

  • Ability to accurately complete shipping documents, including Bills of Lading and receiving documents
  • Ability to enter data accurately and completely into computer-based systems or applications
  • Effective communication skills
  • Able to effectively work in a team environment
  • Must be performance and quality driven.

LS Tractor offers a competitive compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive Base Pay and Bonus Pay
  • Health Insurance coverage starts on day one, employee coverage paid 100% by LS Tractor, dependent coverage premium 50% paid by LS Tractor
  • After 90-days Company paid
  • Short-term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • After 90-days Optional Coverage
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Accident Insurance
  • Optional Life Insurance
  • Cancer Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Personal Days
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • 401k with Company match after 1 year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 - $15


  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift

Work Location: In person