Shipping Clerk (Intermediate) in Orrville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 2/12/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for an experienced shipping clerk who will join our Scotts team in Orrville, OH.

As a shipping clerk, you will be responsible for scheduling orders, printing order to be picked and pulled, creating labels for the loaders, assisting drivers with bills, and closing out the orders. This is a very busy, fast-paced work environment. You must be able to be swift and adapt to the current task at hand.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Appointing customer orders
  • Printing pick tickets based off the loading schedule
  • Assisting pickers with pick tickets
  • Printing labels for orders to be loaded
  • Assisting loaders and providing necessary paperwork
  • Assist drivers checking out and providing their bills
  • Closing out orders in the system
  • Keep up to date what orders are in the dock doors and when they are finished
  • Drive continuous improvement by examining existing processes and technologies
  • Compose training materials and direct training sessions for existing and new associates
  • Assist with special projects during slow season as needed

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to be flexible with tasks and work flow
  • Has a yearning to learn and grow
  • Strong PC skills; ability to use Microsoft Office suite
  • Professional presence; ability to communicate effectively via phone & email
  • Ability to be flexible with work schedule – overtime and weekends as needed
  • Customer Service experience – 2+ years required
  • SAP experience – preferred but not required
  • Transportation experience – 1+ years required
  • Shipping experience – 2+ years required

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts.  During this year’s flu season and the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring our US associates to get a flu vaccine. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns. 

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.