Median annual salary based on certification and degree program completion.
Why should you pursue a career in Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations?
If your friends consider you the organized one in the group, you might consider a career in Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations. People with these jobs receive shipments, store stock, prepare items for shipment, and load stock into vehicles.
What kind of careers could you get in the field of Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations?
Explore careers such as a storage and distribution manager, a freight forwarder or a shipping clerk. Whatever your career goals, California Community Colleges can help put you on the path to success.
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Research rates, routings, or modes of transport for shipment of products. Maintain awareness of regulations affecting the international movement of cargo. Make arrangements for additional services, such as storage or inland transportation.
Coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within or between departments of an establishment according to production schedule. Duties include reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules; conferring with department supervisors to determine progress of work and completion dates; and compiling reports on progress of work, inventory levels, costs, and production problems.
Verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Duties include assembling, addressing, stamping, and shipping merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material; and arranging for the transportation of products.
Load and unload chemicals and bulk solids, such as coal, sand, and grain into or from tank cars, trucks, or ships using material moving equipment. May perform a variety of other tasks relating to shipment of products. May gauge or sample shipping tanks and test them for leaks.