Shipping Clerk in Dayton, TN

Are you looking for work in the Dayton, TN area? Metro Services is looking for a responsible Shipping Clerk to record, inspect, and assist the crating team to ship all completed orders from our plant to our customers and/or vendors. This is a Temp/Contract to Direct position.

Job Type: Temp/Contract to Direct
Hours: Full Time
Compensation: $10.00/hour

Job Summary:
Successful candidates will be responsible for checking the contents to ensure they match the orders, document the shipments with photos of items, packing slips, bill of ladings forms, and crates being shipped.

Responsibilities for the Shipping Clerk include the following:

  • Ensure all shipments receive the proper labeling
  • Keep management and supervisors aware of any issues that arise
  • Enter data on MS Office suite
  • Basic math and recording abilities
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Keen eye for detail, ability to collaborate
  • Prepare shipping documents
  • Schedule order pickups online or by email
  • Communicate with freight carriers regarding quotes
  • Maintain accurate records (electronically and manually)
  • Great communication and interpersonal abilities. Working as a team player is vital to this position
  • Ability to problem solve quickly and prioritize daily tasks according to their importance
  • Personal accountability and integrity are paramount
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Forklift experience is a plus
  • Fill in for production team where/when needed
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned


Monday to Friday
7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Overtime will be available


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Term-Life &
  • Short Term Disability

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Must wear steel toe shoes
  • Must pass a Drug screen
  • Must have clean background (7 years)
  • Must be able to work Overtime
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time

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For more information, stop by or call TODAY!

Metro Dayton:
2171 Market St
Unit 15
Dayton, TN 37321

Call: (423) 775-2303

Hours of operations:
Monday to Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday and Sunday: Closed