Stock Clerk

City of Palo Alto - Palo Alto, CA4.0

City of Palo Alto's Administrative Services Department has an opening for a temporary hourly Stock Clerk in their Stores Division. Stores is the Logistics and Supply division for the Administrative Services Department. Stores handle all the incoming receipt and issue of goods to the City, picks up and delivers all the City mail and packages to City Hall and off-site locations, including libraries and fire stations. Stores also deliver all the library book transfers between the branches during the mail run.

Under supervision, performs a variety of inventory maintenance functions including receiving, storing, and delivering supplies. Includes maintaining and reviewing computerized inventory records; performs other related work as required.

The Stock Clerk will assist in the delivery of all City materials to offsite City locations including books and mail between the City of Palo Alto and five library branches. In addition, the Stock Clerk will transport packages from the City of Palo Alto warehouse facility to City Hall. The ideal candidate must have the ability to continually lift and stack book bins up to 40 pounds each, operate a hand truck with up to 200 pounds, and be comfortable riding in a folding jump seat in a cargo truck.

This is an SEIU Hourly benefited (check benefit tab) position that is budgeted to not exceed 999 hours per fiscal year (July - June). The number of hours per week and schedule will be determined based on the assignment

Essential Duties
Sufficient education, training and/or work experience to demonstrate possession of the following knowledge, skills and abilities, which would typically be acquired through:

Assists the Storekeeper who is responsible for delivery of all mail, packages and transfer of library books daily
Shipping, receiving and the issuing of goods in the warehouse
Ability to understand and follow detailed instructions
Ability to drive a delivery truck or van
Maintain and review computerized inventory records
Performs other related work as required
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Minimum Qualifications
Ability to consistently lift and stack book bins up to 40 pounds each
Ability to operate a hand truck with up to 200 pounds
Ideal Candidate
Ability to consistently lift and stack book bins up to 40 pounds each
Ability to operate a hand truck with up to 300 pounds
Ride passenger in a folding jump seat in a walk in cargo truck, and occasionally drive
Frequent lifting
Follow a planned route, interact well with staff and public
Must have a valid CA Driver's License with the ability to safely operate a truck and van

Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 7:30am-12:30pm