Warehouse Shipping/Receiving Clerk
Job Details
Spokane Corporate Office - Spokane, WA
Full Time
$17.00 Hourly

Sonderen Packaging is hiring for Manufacturing Positions.

Sonderen Packaging is a family company in its third generation of ownership, since 1963. We strive to maintain a family focused culture, built on respect to our customers and employees.

Sonderen Packaging offers:

  • Competitive Wages (positions with step progression, you earn as you learn)
  • Signing Bonus - $500 if eligible
  • 401(k) + company match up to 4%
  • Medical, dental and life Insurance after 60 days.
  • Health Insurance (choice of 3 plans) for employee AND family (company even pays a portion of dependent premiums)
  • Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts
  • Life Insurance/Supplemental Life
  • Vacation, Sick and 6.5 holidays
  • Referral bonus – up to $500 if eligible

Work Hard Play Hard is what it’s all about. We have our annual summer picnic and winter party, monthly meal or giveaways, birthday wheel, several opportunities to help our local community with fundraisers and our partnership with Rogers High School on the Bite2Go program.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment testing
  • Previous manufacturing experience is always a plus, but not required.


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Job type: Full-Time

Pay: Varied on Position, Shift and experience


  • 8 hour, 10 hour, 12 hour shifts
  • Days, Swing, Grave and weekend
  • Open 7 days a week
  • Overtime

COVID-19 considerations: Sonderen Packaging follows all CDC and local guidelines

Go to the company website to see all employment opportunities.



Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Shift: TBD

Thorough hands-on knowledge and understanding of forklifts and appliance type paddle clamp attachment lift trucks and their controls. Knowledge of proper handling techniques and operation procedures.

Track all incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare and package all items for shipment. Maintain daily records of all incoming and outgoing shipments.

Organizing the daily shipping functions independently or with limited direction. Daily activities associated are accepting and expediting orders for our customers. Resolves customer issues regarding order fill, delivery, and inventory. Works with internal groups to ensure clear communication and execution of orders.

Receiving: Unloading truck and trailers of incoming merchandise using a forklift, pallet jack and simple mechanical devices as directed. Moving pallets, boxes and other shipping containers to the designated area for stock. Participates in company wide inventory. (This is mandatory.)

Communicate with scheduler on roll stock deliveries. Inspection of Roll Stock Trailer (complete form, claim damaged rolls)

Unload roll stock trucks. Enter and maintain roll stock inventory in ERP System. Organize roll stock inventory (1st in 1st out program for roll stock usage) Pull and stage roll stock for Sheeting Department. Return unused and partial rolls to roll stock inventory (properly labeled, appropriate bin location, scanned back into ERP.) Perform random stock checks weekly and bi-weekly, annual counts.

Operates lift trucks or forklifts in product storage, staging and loading of customer vehicles and commercial trucks with strict requirements for zero product damage with complete accuracy in counts.

While the regular working cycle of this production can be four - ten hour days on Monday-Thursday, or five eight hour days Monday Friday, or a scheduled weekend shift Friday-Sunday three-twelve hour days, and administrative position working five-eight hour days Monday-Friday; working hours may vary as specified by management. Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.

Regular and predictable attendance is required between the assigned start and end times of work.

Assures and maintains safe and healthful working conditions while enforcing safety rules and regulations.

It is the essential function of the job that the individual will not be a direct threat to the health or safety of themselves, others, or property. Direct threat is defined as a significant risk of substantial harm that cannot be eliminated or reduced to an acceptable level by reasonable accommodation.

Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.

Ability to meet the knowledge, skills, abilities, physical requirements and working conditions set forth in this position description and on the attached Physical Demands Assessment.

Must follow company policies, procedures, practices, and standards of conduct as outlined in the company policies and procedures.

Broad training in a related professional field usually acquired through HS diploma or Equivalent education or equivalent combination knowledge, skills, education or work related experience.

Job related experience for six (6) months minimum.

Must be able to comply with direction, both written and verbal.  Lifting up to 50lbs, and standing for long periods (up to 10hrs) may be required.  Moving, picking, stamping, scanning and palletizing items is required, good PC skills Microsoft Office.


  • Good oral and written English communication skills.
  • Interpersonal and human relation skills.
  • Excellent forklift operational and safety skills
  • Skill in operating various hand tools, material handling equipment, skids, pallet handlers and hand trucks.
  • Strong math skills.
  • Ability to multitask
  • Thorough hands-on knowledge and understanding of forklifts and attachment lift trucks and their controls.
  • Knowledge of proper handling techniques and operation procedures.
  • Knowledge of the companys product process flow and parts.
  • Knowledge of safety policies and procedures.
  • Thorough understanding of computer data entry.