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Material Handling and Shipping Positions

Location : Sparta, TN
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1
Required Education : High School Graduate or Equivalent
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

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!

Position Summary:
This position will be responsible for performing material handing 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 product 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, fork lift, and 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. to 2:30 p.m.
Night shift: 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Compensation (USD):

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

Required Qualifications :

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Must have High School diploma or equivalent

  • Must have 1 year of Shipping experience


Metro Services specializes in Automotive, Manufacturing, Warehousing, and Retail. We offer temporary work that is often a bridge to full-time employment with our client companies. We also have full-time positions directly available with our clients.

The fact that many of our temporary assignments lead to full-time positions is a testimony to our ability to accurately match people to the right job while meeting the needs of our client companies.

We understand that job seekers need a company that focuses on them individually and puts emphasis on the opportunities they have. Metro Services matches candidates to qualified jobs that best align with their past work experience. We also contribute to our employees' success by offering career counseling services such as coaching and resume building.

Metro Services does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color and religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disabilities, or any other characteristics protected by law.

While Metro Services enforces its own set of COVID-19 guidelines within its main office and branches, we also make sure that all of our employees respect the individual guidelines specific to the companies for which we hire.

Learn more about us by visiting our website at metroindustrialservices.com.

For more information, stop by or call TODAY!

163 Mose Drive
Sparta, TN 38583
Call: (931) 739-9675


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