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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.


Shipping & Receiving Clerk

Plant / Warehouse Operations

ID: 408

We are looking for a Shipping & Receiving Clerk/Material Handler to join our Durham NC operations team!  The shipping & receiving clerk/material handler is responsible for receiving inbound material, filling orders for shipment, loading/unloading trucks, and performing clerical and data duties. 


  • SAFETY FIRST!  Always perform work according to safety rules.
  • Receive and ship material using a forklift, overhead crane, and scales. 
  • Inspect material using a tape measure, micrometers, and calipers.
  • Receive incoming shipments and verify piece count, weight, and material type.
  • Tag and mark material to ensure traceability and replenish inventory locations.
  • Retrieve material from inventory according to work orders. 
  • Verify material pulled and prepare for shipment.      
  • Construct skids using power tools, tape measures, and banding equipment. 
  • Load/unload trucks using forklifts and cranes.  
  • Proofread packing slips, inspection reports, purchase orders, and material certifications.
  • Process receiving, shipping, and inventory documents in the computer system. 
  • Review inventory reports and reconcile discrepancies.
  • Report truck mileage and weights.
  • Expedite orders and provide internal/external customer service.



Required Skills

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Experience directly related to the duties of the position
  • Forklift/warehouse experience
  • General office and data entry experience
  • Excellent data entry skills with a high level of accuracy.
  • High level of attention to detail required.  
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and Outlook.

This position is located at 2702 Cheek Road, Durham. View the Google Map in full screen.