Shipping & Receiving Inspector

at Summit Aviation, Inc. in Middletown, Delaware, United States

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:  Logistician- General Aviation  DATE:  May 2022
FLSA STATUS:  Non-Exempt  DEPT:  Purchasing & Inventory
LOC:  Delaware  
POSITION SUMMARY:  The Logistician for General Aviation reports to the Purchasing & Inventory Manager and is responsible for the preparation and documentation of incoming and outbound shipments; operates in compliance with company safety practices and performs other duties as assigned.

As a designated Receiving Inspector, ensures all incoming shipments meet the Quality System and 145 Repair Station standards.
Place all Work Order associated parts in their pre-allocated bins and shelves.
Stows all stock parts in their appropriate bin locations upon receipt.
Prepares shipping paperwork as well as completes shipping transaction in appropriate systems.
Communicates status of Receiving/Shipping activities to appropriate personnel.
Maintains receiving/shipping records, including cost and tracking information.
Operates Forklift during deliveries and shipments.
Other duties and projects as assigned.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to three years of prior shipping and receiving experience is required. Aviation experience is strongly preferred. Must be able to obtain certification in the shipment of Hazardous Materials (49CPR & IATA).

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully an individual should have the ability to interact with and enter data into spreadsheet software.

Other Skills and Abilities:  Ability to work effectively and contribute in a team environment and self-direct work.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is frequently required to sit; walk, talk, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand and stoop or crouch.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions, outdoor weather conditions such as extreme cold and heat, work near moving mechanical parts and vibration and work in high, precarious places.  Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and work with explosives.  The noise level in the work environment falls within acceptable limits of OSHA guidelines.

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected by the incumbent.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent.  The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 976316

Posted On: May 23, 2022

Updated On: May 27, 2022