Georgia Employer DOCK CLERK in Atlanta, Georgia

Dock ClerkID2017-1972Posted Date5/16/2017CategoryOperationsScheduleVarious Schedules;5:00am-4:00pmJob LocationsUS-GA-AtlantaOverviewAmericold provides temperature-controlled warehousing and transportation to food producers, restaurants, schools and retail outlets such as grocery stores. We're proud to provide an essential link in the food and beverage industry supply chain, and to play our part in ensuring families across the US and overseas can sit down together to eat.Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Americold owns and operates 165+ temperature-controlled warehouses in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, China, Argentina, and Canada. In North America we have over 11,000 associates and offer a wide variety of employment opportunities - from warehouse forklift operators and supervisors to accounting, customer support, engineering, transportation, and technology solutions positions.ResponsibilitiesUnder general supervision, the clerk will perform varied clerical duties, requiring knowledge of office systems and procedures. These duties will be assigned in accordance with the office procedures of individual establishments and may include a combination of answering telephones, bookkeeping, typing or word processing, office machine operation, and filing.Essential Functions:Answer telephones, direct calls, and take messagesCommunicate with customers, employees, and other individuals to answer questions, disseminate or explain information, take orders, and address concernsCompile, copy, sort, and file records of office activities, business transactions, and other activitiesComplete and mail bills, contracts, policies, invoices, or checksManage calendars, and arrange appointmentsCompute, record, and proofread data and other information, such as records or reportsCount, weight, measure, or organize materialsDeliver messages and run errandsInventory and order materials, supplies, and servicesMaintain and update filing, inventory, mailing, and database systems, either manually or using a computerOpen, sort, route and answer correspondenceOperate office machines, such as photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice mail systems, and personal computersProcess and prepare documentsReview files, records, and other documents to obtain information to respond to requestsFollow attendance policy, show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shiftOther duties upon requestQualificationsKnowledge Skills and Abilities Required:Ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environmentAbility to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers, fractions, and decimalsGood customer service skillsAbility to communicate effectively with a variety of individualsAbility to pay close attention to detailMust have strong relationship building skillsRelate to others beyond giving and receiving instructionsAbility to perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with othersTools and Technology Required:Knowledge of filing systemsExperience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)Experience with Microsoft Office SuiteCalculatorsDesktop computersPhotocopiersEducational Requirements:High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred, or at least one year related work experienceAmericold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer EOE/AA M/F/D/V DFWEqual Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and Drug Free Workforce