We are seeking a Receiving Clerk (Retail) to
become part of our team!
The Receiving Clerk assists in unloading delivery trucks and
compares received products to packing lists to ensure that
deliveries are complete. The Receiving Clerk is responsible to
track deliveries and troubleshooting order issues with the Company
warehouse. Additionally, the Receiving Clerk processes the return
of damaged products to the warehouse and works with our warehouse
department to update information related to vendor contracts.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Ensure that each guest receives outstanding guest service by
providing a guest-friendly environment, including greeting and
acknowledging every guest and by maintaining outstanding standards,
solid product knowledge and all other components of guest
2. Receive products from vendor deliveries and unload trucks at
the loading docks.
3. Compare packing lists to company purchase orders and ensure
that the products in each delivery match the packing list.
4. Collaborate with our marketing department to develop a
schedule for assembling and displaying manufacturer marketing
pieces on the sales floor.
5. Update the product inventory as products are received and
added to our inventory.
6. Package products for return to vendors and fill out any
Overages, Shortages and Damages (OSDs) paperwork necessary prior to
the shipment being picked up.
7. Inspect merchandise for goods integrity.
8. Perform other duties as assigned.
9. Must possess an understanding of OSHA safety rules for
10. Ability to Safely Operate a Forklift within retail
1. Strong computer skills
2. Communication proficiency
3. Organizational skills
4. Technical capacity
5. Mathematical skills
7. Ethical conduct
This job operates in a retail environment. This role routinely
uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones,
photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of
this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This
position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending,
kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The
employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception and ability to adjust focus.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Working more than 40 hours per
week may be required at times. Occasional evening, weekend and
holiday work may be required as job duties demand.
No travel is expected for this position.
Required Education and Experience
High school diploma or GED.
Preferred Education and Experience
Some retail experience preferred.
Care-A-Lot Pet Supply is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or
contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with
or without notice.
Established in 1988 by the Clarke family as a catalog-based
supplier of specialty pet items for show-quality dogs, Care-A-Lot
has expanded to E-commerce, three retail stores in Virginia and one
in North Carolina.