Job Description

Carpenter Co. has an immediate opening for a Shipping Clerk on 1st shift at our Taylorsville, NC location.  This position is responsible for all functions associated with the shipment of finished products.

Carpenter Co. employees are committed to working hard to ensure production goals are met while maintaining best in class quality standards.  The successful candidate will be expected to communicate and coordinate with the shipping supervisor, plant manager, customer service and sales personnel on a daily basis to ensure product is shipped in a timely manner.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Load/unload parts, finished goods and/or returned goods.
  • Check shipments to verify accuracy then manifest the order.
  • Ensure processing of orders to meet customer requests.
  • Communicate with supervision and shortages or damaged products.
  • Assist with cleaning the shipping dock area and exterior shipping areas.
  • Other duties as deem necessary by supervision.

Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Prior experience in shipping environment is preferred, but not required.
  • Some manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Basic reading, writing and math skills.
  • Must be able to use a computer in day-to-day operations.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain forklift operator certification.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Must be able to work with little or no supervision.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays and call-in with little notice.
  • On the job training provided.
  • Shift Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:00a to 2:30p, schedules may vary in length.

 Pay: $20.01 to $20.67

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.

Carpenter Co. conducts pre-employment drug testing on all applicants that receive and accept a written offer of employment. 

Important Notes

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including excellent health insurance, generous profit-sharing plan, and much more. We offer long-term career opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. We also offer tuition reimbursement to our employees after 1 year of service. To learn more, check us out at