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Assistant Shipping Clerk

Posting ID:     20446 
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time   
City:   Jackson, AL, United States
Location:   Jackson Plant (AL03) 

Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.

The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Shipping Supervisor, the Shipping Clerk is responsible for fulfilling sales orders and ensuring shipments are on time.



  • Answer phones and respond to customer and carrier requests
  • Process products from inventory to sales orders as needed
  • Fulfill and complete sales orders multiple times per day
  • Maintenance of customer sales order copies
  • Process shipments and print BOLs for customer orders
  • Maintain records for inventory, shipping notices, invoices, etc.
  • Participate in monthly inventory process


Required Skills:

  • 2-5 years of shipping experience in a manufacturing environment is considered an asset
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be highly skilled in Microsoft Office to include, Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Ability to communicate well with management, co-workers, drivers, etc.
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking abilities

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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Jackson, AL
Jackson is the largest city in Clarke County and the “best small town in Alabama”. Founded in 1816, the town was named after the war hero and general turned seventh president of the United States, Andrew Jackson. This city is located along the western border of Clarke County and on a rise that overlooks the east bank of the Tombigbee River. The low cost of living, higher than average graduation rates, numerous social programs make Jackson an extremely attractive community to be a part of. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/jackson-al

Nearest Major Market: Mobile AL

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