• Warehousemen- Shipping & Receiving

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    1 week ago(11/4/2019 8:03 PM)
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Shipping and Receiving Department.

    We are pleased to accept resumes for a Warehouseman.

    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.


    • Perform all shipping and receiving duties
    • Receive, store. and prepare materials for shipment
    • Support the shipment of goods produced and received
    • Support the shipment of supplies to be used in or to aid in the production/storage of goods destined for sale to our customer base
    • Prepare identification and shipping tags for outgoing materials
    • Must report defective/missing materials or questionable conditions to the Warehouse supervisor
    • Responsible for keeping an adequate supply of shipping materials on hand at all times
    • Forward all requisitions for shipping materials to the Warehouse Supervisor
    • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition
    • Follow all safety regulations and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
    • Required to make pick-ups and deliveries to our suppliers for parts and raw materials using company trucks or vans
    • Check invoices, tags and material delivery requests to see that they are filled out correctly
    • Check all material to see that it conforms to the description and quantity shown on forms
    • Confirm receipt of goods provided in purchase order
    • Enter shipping information into department/company database
    • Package items following proper packaging requirements
    • Fill out bills of lading and be familiar with various forms that are used and required by freight carriers
    • Reconciliation of all government furnished property
    • Assisting in any other warehouse activities or special projects as they arise
    • Issue items to the various production departments
    • Perform housekeeping in the warehouse
    • Maintain inventory in the warehouse
    • Route, control, and expedite movement of priority items keeping first line supervision, managers, and project material managers informed of material status
    • Deliver office supplies, paper, and special orders to all departments
    • Operate various material handling equipment such as pallet jacks, forklifts, or light trucks to transport materials
    • Other duties as assigned


    High school diploma or equivalent

    Must be able to work nights and weekends

    Previous manufacturing shipping and receiving experienced

    Must be reliable and have a good attendance record

    Must be able to work effectively with others

    Must be a steady, reliable worker

    Must be able to comprehend and follow instructions

    Required to read and write English, and use simple math

    Valid drivers license and a good driving record

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.


    Our benefits include: 

    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • 401K, company match
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Legal Services
    • Annual performance evaluations 
    • On-site Human Resources
    • On-site gym
    • Free and close proximity parking
    • Employee perks/gifts and more


    All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.

    Colonna’s Shipyard Inc. and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry


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