1st Shift - Shipping Attendant - Full Time Temporary

     reqid: 61298 


Do you want to work for one of the world's most trusted and recognized brands? Hallmark is a company rooted in connecting people. We care for our employees, our communities, and our world. A career at Hallmark means you get to make a big impact and create something that can make a genuine difference. We’re looking for people who want to continue to carry our vision forward.



The Hallmark Liberty Distribution Center provides for the planning and execution of product shipments to Hallmark retailers. The distribution center focuses on supplying the necessary products to all of Hallmark retailers in a cost efficient and timely manner. This includes scheduling and planning of all product lines and their fulfillment activities across a variety of Hallmark customers. Building strong relationships with internal and external partners ensure that speed to market and flawless execution at the retail level are among our highest priorities.




The Shipping Attendant position is a 1st shift full-time temporary opportunity. The work schedule is Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm.


Shipping Attendant's accurately and efficiently transport, handle, analyze, process, load, and release customer orders for shipment. Additional responsibilities include the safe operation of powered equipment, PC data input/access, document processing utilizing handheld RF terminals and order analysis problem solving. The position requires the incumbent to work overtime when requested. Teamwork, cooperation and flexibility, along with LEAN principles of problem solving and eliminating waste are expectations of the position. Business needs of the department require incumbents to work overtime in peak seasons and may require further additions or changes of this position at any given time. The shipping attendant manually or with powered equipment (in tight space restrictions of trailer) loads all freight and Preselect parcel volume into trailers based on account shipping specifications. Exercises proper care in positioning of cartons to avoid damage in transit and maximize trailer utilization. Practices safe work habits and actively participates in sustaining department 5S objectives.


Responsibilities include:

  • Combines orders by stacking cartons weighing up to 60 pounds on conveyors or pallets, ensuring correctness of Bills of Lading, labels, close-out sheets, carton counts. Analyzes, research, and resolve problem orders, including product or carton shortages, as well as late or rush shipments. Makes daily business decisions regarding proper cost effective use of company resources, customer service requests, and order prioritization. Once all order information is verified, release completed shipment to be loaded into trailer. Transports pallet loads with powered and non-powered equipment to dock/trailer and performs routine equipment maintenance.
  • Utilizes PC terminal to access or input order information. Assist other areas within Shipping, due to volume or staffing needs. Qualified to work in support areas (diverts, induction station, office) as needed.
  • Proficiently and with extreme accuracy performs the appropriate steps in the dynamic and complex export process to prepare international orders for shipment to our Military and Foreign accounts.
  • Attention to detail and thorough communication with International/Transportation are essential as financial ramifications of errors can be significant.
  • Operation of lift truck while assisting/stocking the Preselect (non-conveyable)/NCOP areas. Tasks include pushing filled stock off of slabs onto pallets, hauling pallets to staging area and loading parcel/freight trailers, and preparing paperwork for proper shipment of orders.



To be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT. Individual file size attachment limit is 10 MB.


In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and its subsidiary companies will hire only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Hallmark does not generally provide sponsorship for employment. Employment by Hallmark is contingent upon the signing of the Employment Agreement, signing of an agreement to arbitrate in connection with the Hallmark Dispute Resolution Program, completing Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification and satisfactory reference and background checks.



High School diploma, GED or equivalent.

Ability to constantly, stand, walk push/pull and reach above shoulder level.

Ability to push, pull, lift, and carry up to 30 pounds constantly, up to 40 pounds frequently and lift up to 60 pounds occasionally.

Ability to work at the Care Free Caves in Independence, MO, as needed.



Excellent teamwork and communication skills.

Must have basic math skills, problem-solving and trouble shooting skills.

Flexible – able to work in a variety of conditions with automated equipment.

Ability to follow instructions and prioritize tasks.

VAX knowledge.



The Shipping Attendant opportunity is located at the Hallmark Liberty Distribution Center in Liberty, MO.

Will be required to work temporarily at the Carefree Caves in Independence, MO.

The Shipping Specialist position is a 1st shift full-time temporary opportunity. The work schedule is Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm.

This role requires climbing steps or ladders and the use of catwalks over 20 feet from the floor

Relocation will not be provided.



At Hallmark, we help people feel connected to what matters. That’s true of our employees, just as it is our consumers. Providing benefits that support the lives and wellbeing of Hallmarkers is among the most important investments the company makes.

Hallmark benefits are designed to give you choices. Wherever you are in life, we want you to find the benefits that are right for you and your loved ones. Explore the Hallmark Benefits Guide to learn more.

Hallmark is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally-protected status.  Principals only please.


Salary Range
$20,000.00 - 23,000.00
per Year
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Liberty, MO 64068, US