Material Handling and Shipping Positions In Sparta, TN

Metro Industrial Services is seeking to immediately fill a Shipping position for a facility in Sparta, TN. This is a Temp/Contract job. Apply now!

Job Type: Temp/Contract
Hours: Full Time
Required Years of Experience: 1
Required Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent

Position Summary:
This position will be responsible for performing material handling duties such as: picking material, packing material, scanning in orders, and shipping orders. This position will also be responsible for reporting any discrepancies in orders and any damaged product found and for maintaining a safe and organized warehouse. The person filling this position must be adaptable to ever-changing business environments and departmental need changes as well as inter-departmental, general business, and customer communication and confidentiality. This position is a full-time hourly position and will report directly to the Shipping Supervisor.

Position Goals:

  • Meet all customer requirements with regard to labels, skid size, and kind of skids
  • Pick and Pack all orders by the ship date on the order

These are functions a qualified incumbent or applicant must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation:

  • Ensure all orders are picked and packed with correct quantities
  • Ensure all orders picked and packed are placed in the correct location
  • Report all discrepancies or damaged products to the Floor Lead/Supervisor
  • Ensure all orders are scanned when picked and scanned when packed
  • Label all skids with a final content label
  • Ensure the weight and skid measurements are written on the pick ticket
  • Ensure all pick tickets are signed by the picker and packer
  • Load the correct order on the correct carrier
  • Operate and maintain all material handling equipment including pallet jack, forklift, and the cherry picker (must be willing to learn a Combi lift)
  • Participate in monitoring inventory levels and bin audits
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment
  • Participate in department meetings, warehouse meetings, safety meetings, and other company activities

Day shift: 6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Night shift: 3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.

Compensation (USD):
$12.00 per hr

As an employee you will receive:

  • Weekly pay
  • Direct deposit or pay cards
  • Medical, dental, vision, and disability insurance
  • Term-Life & Short Term Disability
  • Internal Referral Program

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Must have High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must have 1 year of Shipping experience


For more information, stop by or call TODAY!

Metro Sparta:
183 Mose Drive
Sparta, TN 38583

Call: (931) 739-9675

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