Shipper | Receiver

Location: West Warwick, RI

Sansin is experiencing rapid growth as the demand for wood buildings increases around the Globe. Wood is the world’s most sustainable building material and Sansin offers a leading high performance, low VOC line of finishes that are featured on the world’s most beautiful wood structures.

Sansin is looking for a Shipper | Receiver who wants to be part of an exciting new phase for Sansin as it launches its new US location. The candidate should be energetic and driven to succeed in a high growth company.

Work hours are primarily between 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.  Professional growth opportunities based on achievement.

Job Duties:

  • Confirm, record and distribute incoming shipments
  • Load and unload trucks
  • Report damages and discrepancies for accounting, reimbursement and record keeping purposes
  • Process all required paperwork and maintain adequate records for reporting and tracking
  • Create a daily shipment schedule
  • Weigh and measure items
  • Organize daily flow, prepare and schedule items for shipments
  • Schedule daily transportation needs with different carriers/couriers minimizing cost
  • Track shipments and verify receipts of shipments as required
  • Ensure that shipments contain proper documentation for shipments and customs for both North American and International shipments
  • Problem solve any cases of missing documents, shipments and deliveries
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • High School Diploma
  • 2-3 years shipping and receiving experience preferably in a manufacturing setting
  • Reliable form of transportation to and from work
  • Knowledge of filling out waybills and bills of lading and international shipments.
  • Online shipping, tracking and receiving experience utilizing FedEx, UPS, Purolator and DHL and other carriers.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Basic mathematical skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment including forklift.
  • Computer literacy, including working skills of Excel and e-mail.

Sansin Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minority groups. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Sansin respects the right to medical privacy and will not require proof of vaccination.

We look forward to developing our team with the addition of individuals capable of filling the following positions. Resumes can be faxed or mailed to the contact information listed below. Please indicate position being applied for in the subject of the e-mail or fax.

The Sansin Corporation
Attn: Human Resources
Fax: 519-245-4759