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Shipping Clerk (2nd Shift)

Shipping Clerk (2nd Shift)

Supply Chain Management

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.

Shipping Clerk


  • Acknowledge and take receipt of all incoming materials and packages, identify receipt in ERP system, and transport to receiving inspection, stockroom or identified location
  • Support the packaging and shipping of materials
  • Take direction from shipping/receiving lead
  • Receive all materials/packages and transact receipt in the ERP system
  • Create/print receiver travelers for the receipt of material/packages
  • File and maintain records of packing sheets/invoices for a minimum of 2 years
  • Responsible for system integrity in regards to all receipts and shipments
  • Maintain strict material handling practices in accordance with good practice and procedures
  • Verify all material received for conformity with accompanying paperwork, checking for damage, correct part numbers and quantity as required
  • Validate lot trace as required
  • Interface with traffic, quality control, purchasing and other related departments to resolve problems relative to receipt and distribution of material
  • Perform good housekeeping chores in area
  • Operate forklifts and material handling equipment per safety procedures
  • Evaluate hazardous receipts/shipments and determine applicable methodology and packaging specifications
  • Coordinate internal receipt pickup and internal delivery service as required

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 3 years in a receiving role
  • Experience with an ERP system

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience in a high volume manufacturing, automotive, or commercial aircraft environment
  • Strong computer skills, including familiarity with the Microsoft suite
  • Certification operating a forklift or other material handling motorized vehicles and equipment

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 25-30 lbs.
  • Lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position
  • Ability to work all required shift hours, including overtime, and weekends, as needed

ITAR Requirements:

  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR here

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000


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