Job Description

We’re hiring a Shipping Clerk for our growing client in the Northeast Houston area! 

We are looking for an experienced, reliable, hard-working employee to join our client’s team! 


  • Job Title: Shipping Clerk
  • Location: Northeast Houston area
  • Pay: $18 per hour
  • Hours: M-F, 7am to 4pm
  • Duration: Indefinite contract
  • Description of Duties:  Shipping Clerk position available in the Northeast Houston area!  In this role you will:  Coordinate shipments with customers, carriers, and receiving customers.  Calculate theoretical weight of products loaded to ensure shipments do not exceed DOT weight limits.  Review the daily loading schedule and assign loading times to prevent demurrage cost.  Keep an updated and accurate shipping log for customers and company’s shipments.  E-Mail customer logs, tallies, and other shipping documents to customers for all shipments.  Achieve 100% accuracy of weight limitation calculations for shipping schedule.  Inform carriers of all safety equipment required for loading at the time of scheduling.  Communicate and respond to customer inquiries concerning their inventories, shipments, and balances.
  • Requirements: Must have excellent math and computer skills.  5+ years’ of previous experience in a similar role is preferred.  Must be able to maintain up to date and accurate records on the company’s inventory system. 


Carlton Staffing is a local staffing firm in Texas with 40 years of experience! We have connections with numerous hiring managers throughout Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth. An application with us is an open application with our rock-star clients. Don't wait another minute! Let our knowledgeable staff assist you today, visit  #SWCJobs