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Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.


Receiving Clerk 1 (16-0010370)

Plant / Warehouse Operations

Salt Lake City, UT
ID: 16-0010370

This job is in the Plant family (Department), which includes positions responsible for supervising or performing work metals processing and distribution work within the Reliance family of companies. Work includes specialized equipment operation and/or supporting functions and requires a practical knowledge of the nature and operations and the materials, facilities and methods employed by Reliance companies in metals processing and distribution.
Job Function
  • Generally responsible for completing basic, routine tasks with detailed instructions.
  • Responsible for providing clerical support with incoming shipments to ensure its overall quality as well as proper record keeping and storage.
  • Records and signs for shipments, assists with unloading trucks and/or organizes unloaded items.
  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming items.
  • Compares identifying information and counts, or measures items of incoming shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.
  • Provides other clerical support as directed by management.
  • Provides support to Sales personnel as well as assists in inventory control.
  • Takes delivery of incoming facility supplies as necessary.
  • Directs items to appropriate departments or areas.
  • Assists with materials handling to move, convey, or hoist shipments from shipping-and-receiving area to storage or work area.
  • Schedules appointments for incoming shipments with drivers and dispatchers.
  • May maintain and file purchase orders.
  • May inspect incoming shipments to verify they include appropriate items and that each item is undamaged.
  • May unpack and examine incoming shipments, reject damaged items, record shortages, and correspond with sales department or buyer to rectify damages and shortages.
  • Responsible for adhering to/ensuring compliance with applicable safety and quality standards.
  • All other duties and responsibilities assigned by management.

Required Skills

  • 0-5 years of relevant experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities required.
  • High School diploma/GED preferred.
  • Ability to obtain certification to operate all required motorized material handling and rigging equipment preferred.
  • Warehousing and material handling experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
  • Basic arithmetic skills for accurate counts, and to calculate and convert decimals to fractions required.
  • Basic measuring skills to calculate correct dimensions of material and convert English and Metric systems required.
  • Ability to make sound decisions based on a combination of factors including analysis, knowledge and experience, and judgment required.
  • Ability to initiate and maintain cooperative relationships with co-workers as well as internal/external customers required.
  • Strong computer proficiency and working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, Powerpoint) required.
  Warehouse/Field setting; minimal temperature environment
Travel :  Up to 10%
FLSA :  Non-Exempt

This position is located at 450 N. Billy Mitchell Road, Salt Lake City, UT. View the Google Map in full screen.