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Job Title:  International Shipping and Receiving Coordinator

Req ID:  17932
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  PA
City:  Sharon Hill
Zip:  19079

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Come join the STERIS BPS team as a distribution center expert on international product deployment to ensure safe, timely, and cost-effective shipping of finished goods globally. Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction by working with customer service, manufacturing, and freight forwarders. Knowledgeable on all international shipping documentation including bill of lading, commercial invoice, certificate of origin Shipper's Letter of Instruction and AWB. Maintain appropriate record keeping and provide effective liaisons with carriers, freight forwarders, and governmental agencies.

What You will Do
  • Responsible for pulling and arranging packaging products and completion of international documentation for international customer shipments.
  • Work with material handlers on inventory and shipping preparation on packaging and documentation procedures for finished goods shipments.
  • Crosstrain all aspects of shipping, receiving and inventory as a member of the overall team  
  • Put away stock, scan products into inventory and complete required cycle counts.  Issue raw materials into production.
  • Maintain proper shipping documentation on international shipments for required length of time.
  • Create and authorize standard international shipping and receiving work instructions.
  • Responsible for liaisons with freight forwarders and trafficking to establish total customer satisfaction.
  • Receive materials per purchase order and enter inventory.
  • Inspect new shipments for accuracy and completion, print inventory labels, and schedule Quality for inspection and release.      
What You Need to be Successful
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in  international shipping. 
  • 1-2 years warehousing operations experience
  • Physical Demands: Must be able to lift 25-100 pounds with an electric pallet jack
  • Must be able to work in both a standard office environment and in a distribution warehouse facility.
  • Knowledge of computerized warehouse systems for domestic and international shipping.  Computer and data entry skills.
  • Strong knowledge incoterms and international shipping documentation
  • Must be able to work effectively against deadlines and handle several tasks/projects simultaneously while meeting or exceeding performance standards.
  • Work closely and communicate Customers to assure alignment of all parties involved to assure efficient freight movement and billing.
  • High level of diligence, quality control, attention to detail.



STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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