Shipping Coordinator

Chief Buildings Manufacturing/Production Rensselaer, Indiana


Chief Buildings is seeking a 1st shift Shipping Coordinator to join the Chief team. This position  properly coordinates loads, labels, documents finished products and other materials requiring shipment onto flatbed or enclosed container trailers.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Assures that correct quantities are being staged and shipped to the proper location.
  • Performs all duties in safe and efficient manner, utilizing required safety equipment. Keeps work area neat and orderly. Reports unsafe conditions to supervisors.
  • Maintains compliance to all quality control procedures and standards. 
  • Maximize quantity of assigned work completed.
  • Fully knowledgeable of the capacities and proper operation of assigned equipment.
  • Properly complete all routine paperwork and computer data entry related to the job responsibilities.
  • May operate one or more of the following: forklift, overhead cranes, shag tractor&trailer and other material handling equipment.
  • Will assist in loading and/or working from trailers.  
  • Capable of working with minimal supervision. 


Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Requires knowledge of shipping/receiving processes, material handling equipment including; forklifts, overhead cranes and industrial shag tractor/trailer combinations.
  • Basic computer knowledge including Outlook and Excel.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Basic understanding of hand tools including tape measures and calculators.
  • Ability to interpret drawings and other available information to help in calculating weights and utilization of proper lifting devices. 
  • Capable of lifting up to 70 pounds.
  • Good communication skills required.



  • 1st Shift – 6:00am4:30pm


The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,200 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Buildings has designed and manufactured a wide variety of metal buildings including multi-story offices, churches and schools, as well as buildings for retail businesses and industrial use since 1966. Every building is customized to meet the needs of the customer. Chief Buildings are sold by authorized builders throughout the United States, and are manufactured in Grand Island, Nebraska and Rensselaer, Indiana.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.