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​​Distribution Center - Shipping/Receiving Specialist

Becker’s has been in business since 1928, and we’re still growing!  Now it’s time to hire a shipping/receiving specialist.  Are you good with people and you like warehouse work?  Are you organized and reliable? 

Do you wish you could get a full-time job with medical, dental, vision, and prescription insurance plus a generous retirement plan but don’t have a college degree?

Do you live in or near Pennsauken and would like a short drive to work each day?

If so, we have your job!    40 hours/week.  No evenings.    Fair, appreciative, and positive boss.  Friendly co-workers.  Interesting, challenging, fast-moving work.  And you get to wear jeans, shorts, and sneakers!

Pay is $10/hour to start with possibility of raises and bonuses, depending on your job performance.

Our shipping/receiving specialist:

  • Receives/unloads merchandise delivered by truckers.
  • Verifies merchandise content and handles accompanying paperwork.
  • Receives goods, verifies box or skid quantities, comparing them to bill of lading.
  • Schedules inbound and outbound deliveries of products, properly timing the carriers’ trips, maximizing efficient flow through the loading dock area.
  • Places calls to and receives calls from truckers, vendors, and various other company representatives.
  • Tracks and resolves problems with shipments, especially those with common carriers.
  • Places merchandise into proper locations.
  • Communicates with distribution center manager and departmental leads on status of incoming goods and availability of outgoing carriers.
  • Utilizes forklift and maintains required certification for forklift operation.


  • Reliability and conscientiousness.   Attitude of cooperation, teamwork, and enthusiasm.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and through written communications.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with varied personality types.
  • Willingness to update supervisors and co-workers.
  • Moderate to high level of detail orientation relating to receiving procedures.
  • Ability to follow directions exactly and understand inquiries.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical functions.

Employee benefits:

This person will enjoy an exceptional employee benefit package, including:

  • 401(k) plan with 100% matching contribution
  • Paid vacation and paid holidays
  • Health, life, dental, prescriptions, vision, and disability coverages
  • Tax-saving cafeteria plan, including health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • NJ Transit discount plan
  • Legal services plan (get a will, ask legal questions, have your own lawyer!  for about $8/pay)
  • Domestic partner benefits
  • Paid maternity leave
  • Free personal enrichment classes
  • AFLAC benefits
  • Employee discount on company merchandise
  • Smoke-free workplace
  • A management team that genuinely respects you!

Becker’s is proud to be an equal access/ equal opportunity smoke-free organization and is committed to providing equal opportunity through its employment practices.  Women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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