SmallCorp is a family-owned company with approximately 40 employees, established in 1972. We manufacture museum quality picture frames and exhibit cases, and many, many other items used in conservation and exhibition by museums, galleries, artists, and photographers. Most of our manufacturing is done in-house. We have a diverse range of technical capabilities and work with a wide variety of materials.
We are always looking for talented, thoughtful people. Do you have an Arts degree, framing, fabrication, or museum background?
Have exceptional customer service or technical skills?
If you answered yes, send us your resume!
We are currently hiring for:
SHIPPER / RECEIVER (Greenfield, MA)
compensation: $14-15, depending on experience
employment type: full-time
We are currently hiring a Shipper/Receiver for our fast-paced shipping department. The shipper will package products for shipment and prepare necessary shipping documents to ensure that products will arrive safely at their destinations in a timely manner. Additionally, they may receive UPS, FedEx, and truck deliveries, ensure that they are correct and in good condition, and distribute and store them appropriately in the facility. This job is Temp to Hire, and you will be working through our Temp Agency while we get to know each other. You must also pass a Pre-Employment Physical.
Other essential duties and responsibilities will include gathering and sorting individual products for packaging and shipment, devising and constructing suitable packaging enclosures and methods; often including lumber, corrugated cardboard, and foam cushioning. Will inspect components for fit and finish. MUST be able to read a tape measure to 1/16″ and preferably 1/32″. Will load freight onto trucks using pallet jack or fork lift as needed. Will use manual and powered cutting, fastening, and packing tools. Will maintain order and tidiness in the Shipping, Receiving, and Warehousing areas. Attention to detail and the ability to work in a team environment are essential.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
Basic computer skills required. Familiarity with Microsoft Office products and email is preferred. Experience with UPS, FedEx and common carrier web forms preferred. Must have accurate data entry skills.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Forklift Operator’s License recommended but not required.