Shipping & Receiving Specialist 2nd shift Job


Middleton, MA, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Logistics
Posting Date:  Jun 5, 2024

About Bostik, an Arkema company 
Bostik is a leading global adhesive specialist in construction, consumer and industrial markets. For more than a century, it has been developing innovative adhesive solutions that are smarter and more adaptive to the forces that shape daily lives. From cradle to grave, from home to office, Bostik’s smart adhesives can be found everywhere. With annual sales of €2 billion, the company employees 6,000 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries.

As a Shipping & Receiving Specialist, you will perform various tasks in support of receiving materials & Tank Farm.



  • Utilizes the SAP system to receive in raw materials, purchased finished goods, and packaging supplies and prepare proper label identifications for incoming materials.
  • Scans material into proper Storage Locations
  • Assists in maintaining an accurate inventory through activities including, but not limited to double checking quantities and item codes when receiving in material and when pulling orders, reporting loss of product (raw materials, finished goods, packaging) due to spills/damage and immediately recording/reporting all discrepancies in inventory and any damaged product
  • Ability to understand a Pick List and requirements for pulling/staging customer orders
  • Unload Solvents at the Tank Farm
  • Ensures compliance with all local, state, and federal transportation and environmental regulations
  • Reports any spills or incidents that adversely impact safety or the environment
  • Operates a forklift in a safe manner following all departmental and plant safety rules
  • Assists in maintaining an acceptable level of housekeeping
  • Accurately completes all required paperwork
  • Assists in physical inventories
  • Assures compliance with all company policies
  • Complies with Corporate E
  • HS safety and regulatory requirements
  • Work in a fast-paced production environment where safety, accuracy and speed are essential. Simultaneous competing priorities require effective and efficient multi-tasking to succeed
  • Ability to stand, lift up to 50/lbs., and walk throughout work day
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Comfortable with the use of material handling equipment, hand tools and fork trucks
  • Use of computer for data management and training
  • Maintain equipment and report issues to leadership as needed
  • Completion of assigned tasks
  • Use problem solving techniques to eliminate waste and errors
  • Adherence to Bostik, OSHA, and local regulations / policies


  • High school diploma / GED, ability to read English and perform basic math skills
  • DOT Training to handle Hazardous materials (preferred)
  • 3 - 5 years’ experience in a warehousing environment
  • Demonstrated computer skills (Microsoft Applications, Lotus Notes, SAP)
  • Forklift / aisle stacker experience
  • Ability to operate automated and semi-automated equipment
  • Willing to work overtime as necessary

Who we are? Arkema is a world leader in Innovative Materials for a Sustainable World with the ambition to become a pure Specialty Materials player.

We thrive as One Arkema, comprised of many businesses and brands including Bostik, ArrMaz, and more! and operating with a global reach in 55 countries with more than 21,100 employees. Each one contributes to positioning Arkema as a recognized leader of specialty chemicals and advanced materials, reporting annual sales of €9.5 billion, of which 2.9% allocated to R&D for 1,800 researchers in 17 R&D centers.

If you pursue excellence, love innovation and are inspired by challenges, we encourage you through to learn more about our values – Solidarity, Performance, Simplicity, Empowerment, and Inclusion – and how we concentrate on advances in bio-based and recyclable materials, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation.

Changing the world requires the right formula. The right formula consists of our innovative and sustainable materials, and you. Join us to develop the materials of tomorrow and make a difference together. What are you made of?

The legal information below pertains specifically to positions posted in the United States, however we strive for diversity, equity and inclusion in all the countries that we hire.
Arkema Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Arkema Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting and hiring.

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