Teledyne Technologies

Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Requisition ID
Company Name : Name
Teledyne RD Instruments
1st Shift - Day
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen/Perm Resident/ Other US Person

Company Overview

Teledyne Marine is a group of leading-edge undersea technology companies that have been assembled by Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Through acquisitions and collaboration, over the past 10 years Teledyne Marine has evolved into an industry powerhouse, bringing the best of the best together under a single umbrella. Each Teledyne Marine company is a leader in its respective field, with a shared commitment to providing premium products backed by unparalleled service and support.


As part of the Teledyne Marine group, Teledyne RD Instruments revolutionized the industry through the development of the first acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) and continues to be a global leader in acoustic Doppler innovations used for current profiling and precision navigation.  Our game changing technology has allowed tens of thousands of scientists, engineers and researchers to explore and understand our world’s oceans, rivers and streams in a way that was previously thought impossible.  With a staff of more than 150 scientists, engineers, technicians, and sales and support personnel, the company's San Diego-based global headquarters is an 80,000 square-foot ISO-9001:2008 facility that includes state-of-the art engineering, laboratory, manufacturing, and test areas.


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Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.    

If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.  

Position Summary and Responsibilities


Under general supervision, the Shipping/Receiving Clerk has primary responsibility for shipping all out bound material and finished product. This includes final inspection and verification of all documentation and product, and to ensure that it is prepared/packed so that it arrives at the customer's facility in new condition and ready to be deployed. The Shipping/Receiving clerk will also assist with receiving responsibilities.


Primary responsibilities:

  • Preparation of customer orders for shipment
  • Works with sales on order releases
  • Communicates shipment status with Customer Administration
  • Prioritizes daily shipments
  • Transacts the shipments in ERP
  • Generates shipping labels
  • Insures all export documents are in order
  • Scheduling pickups with customer carriers
  • Organization of the shipping area


Secondary duties include:

  • Supports receiving when required including; all inspection of material, entering all required transactions in ERP, follows prioritization protocol, follows FIFO guidelines for inbound material, communicates receipt issues to appropriate personnel, transports materials to appropriate locations.
  • Verifying all documentation is present, and performing 3-way match of quantities received, with purchase order, & packing slip.



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Some college experience or professional training or certifications in material handling, shipping or receiving is preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years of shipping and receiving experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of import and export requirements is helpful.
  • Ability to operate a forklift, hand tools and mechanical equipment.
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Experience in utilizing an ERP system for purchase order receipt processing.
  • Demonstrated excellence in written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills is essential.
  • Strong attention to detail and able to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
  • Experience with production work order and out-plant processing is helpful.
  • Must possess U.S. citizenship or be a "U.S. Person". (A U.S. Person is defined as a person who is a lawful permanent resident “Green Card holder” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101 (a)(20) or who is a ”Protected Individual” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).)


The physical/mental demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 Continuous and repetitive motion of hands and fingers

  • Frequent reaching with hands and arms
  • Frequent reaching above/below shoulder level
  • Sitting, standing and/or walking for prolonged periods of time
  • Frequent pulling, pushing, carrying and lifting of up to 50 pounds
  • Occasional twisting at the waist/neck
  • Occasional exposure to moving mechanical parts, vapors, fumes and toxic/caustic chemicals 

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