(800) 359-4970


Service Parts / Freight Utility

FACILITY: 1085 South Third Street, Manchester, IA

JOB TYPE: Full Time



General Responsibilities

This is a full-time working position responsible for shipment of all outgoing service parts orders, and other non-unit shipments through various means of transportation, primarily via UPS/Freight.      Position will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and packing orders for shipment by assembling orders, checking against shipping or customer order and reporting shortages and incomplete orders.
  • Act as a liaison between departments to expedite parts orders.
  • Selection of appropriate shipping containers and packing material.
  • Measuring and weighing cartons and preparing for shipment by cost efficient means.
  • Completes necessary bills of  lading, air bills, and other documentation necessary for shipment.
  • Maintains shipment files and reports figures as needed.
  • Monitors inventory of shipping supplies and reorders as required.
  • Operates and maintains all equipment used in shipping operation, including forklift, hand truck, scales, etc.
  • Prioritizing workload and expediting.
  • Handles medium to heavy weights
  • Data entry as needed.
  • Assist with annual physical inventory
  • Performs back-up duties for receiving activities as needed during employee absences
  • This person may also act as a back-up for receiving and stock room preparation. Also, supports production activities as required.


Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability to improve shipping processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency
  • Technological skills required with knowledge of operation’s manufacturing software, as well as Microsoft products, including Excel and Word in Windows environment
  • Organizational, detail, and follow-up skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a strong team player



  • High School graduate or GED
  • Experience in a manufacturing setting, specifically shipping experience preferred


Working Conditions

  • Exposure to noise in manufacturing facility.
  • May have continuous heavy lifting, bending and standing; up to 50 lb., and ability to use hoist required.



Three Ways to Apply Now:

1) Apply online here!

2) In person at Henderson Products, Inc., 1085 S. 3rd St., Manchester, IA 52057

3) Call for an application to 563-927-2828


We offer an attractive pay & benefits package in our progressive & growing company. EOE/Pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background inquiry required.


Henderson Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.



FAX: (563) 927-7041

The employment application form found above is a Microsoft Word document. If you choose to fill out the form
electronically, you'll need to save it to your computer once complete. From there you have three options for submitting
the application:

  • re-attach in an email to: hr@hendersonproducts.com
  • print the form and fax it to: (563) 927-7041
  • print the form and mail it to: Henderson Products,
    HR Dept., 1085 S. 3rd St., Manchester, IA 52057

For more information on Career Opportunities at Henderson Products, call Henderson Products at 800-359-4970.

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