Shipping Technician

Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #948
Friday, April 2, 2021
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart  furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.

Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

As a Shipping Technician in our Shipping & Receiving Department, employees are responsible for loading and unloading of product for shipping as well as moving finished product from the assembly areas to shipping. Employee stocks and pulls parts for other production areas of the plant to ensure they meet their customer demands.




·        Technicians utilize forklifts to offload product shuttling from various KI facilities

·        May require manual unloading

·        Account for freight allocated to location by scanning product (receiving)


·        Deliver freight from stored location to loading area (dock, trailer)

·        Manually load freight into designated trailer

·        Move product from manufacturing plant to shipping area to be store until it is time to be loaded


·        Pull parts from warehouse location using the rush faxes & daily run sheets

·        Package & load product on trailers using equipment

·        Locating parts received on rack & on computer

·        Communicate part shortages to buyer and cells



·        High school diploma or equivalent

·        Forklift certification

·        Soft Skills: Positive attitude, willingness to learn, regular attendance, frequent interaction with others



·        Competitive base wages + $0.95 shift premium

·        Monthly Goal Sharing bonus program with earning potential of up to $190 per month

·        15 Minute paid breaks

·        Health, Vision, Dental Insurance

·        HSA w/ Employer Contribution

·        Celebration of Achievements

·        Employee Stock Ownership Program *Once vesting period is met

·        Tuition Reimbursement

·        + MORE!


To learn more about KI and the opportunity to start furnishing knowledge in a new career path please apply online or contact HR for assistance.

KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America