Dock Clerk

  • Posting Date

    January 10, 2019

  • Location

    Virginia Beach

  • Job Type

    Temporary to Permanent

  • Category



Job Location: Chesapeake, VA

  • Perform pick and pack functions as required.
  • Correspond with multiple shipping companies and their contacts.
  • Use multiple shipping companies’ software to ship and track packages.
  • Coordinate trailers to corresponding dock doors and cross docks using the OMA (Outbound Manifest Accuracy) tool.
  • Troubleshoot shipping problems and errors to resolution.
  • Communicate well with fellow employees and coordinate activities according to needs.
  • Comprehensive understanding of shipping requirements, rules, and obligations by carrier, destination, and package type.
  • Identifying and addressing safety hazards within the work area, to include the docks and trailers.


  • Able to communicate well with peers, managers and outside carriers
  • Well organized and detailed oriented with the ability to multi-task
  • Accurate, reliable and understand the importance of deadlines
  • Able to work as required to satisfy deadlines
  • Able to be proactive and work well with others
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Need to know or be able to learn the shipping process
  • Need to know or be able to learn OMA and carrier provided shipping tools
  • Prior experience managing employees
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and analytical skills