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MSC Industrial Supply Co. Clerk, Sets (Midnight-8:30am) in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Build a better career with MSC. Serving customer and community starts with the very best people doing their very best work. That is precisely what we have at MSC Industrial Supply Co., a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. Watch HERE to find out why you should work at MSC and join us as we continue to build a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Requisition ID : 3840

Employment Type : Full Time

Job Category : Warehouse / Distribution

Work Location : Harrisburg, PA (Whse)

State or Province : Pennsylvania (US-PA)

Potential Work Location : United States : Pennsylvania : Harrisburg


  • Operates basic warehouse vehicles (i.e., electric pallet jack and/or forklift).

  • Operates advanced warehouse vehicles (i.e., turret truck and/or order picker).

  • Visually inspects boxes and product for damage or improper packaging.

  • Updates reports via data entry for departmental use.

  • Verifies products using item numbers, descriptions, and quantity.

  • Creates bar code labels using MSC item numbers.

  • Sorts and matches departmental reports.

  • Stages product for put-away bins, overstock or racks.

  • Picks items from bins and racks.

  • Assembles set components.

  • Identifies items using visual inspections, reference manuals or measuring instruments.

  • Performs research to resolve item or purchase order discrepancies.

  • Counts items.

  • Processes, files, retrieves, and distributes departmental reports.

  • Contacts MSC departments to resolve discrepancies.

  • Utilizes telephone to process information with internal/external contacts.

  • Enters data.

  • In order to meet customer service requirements, associates can be temporarily re-assigned to other warehouse functions.

  • Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure fulfillment of MSC’s vision and unity of purpose.

  • Participation in special projects and performs additional duties as required


  • High school diploma or the equivalent required. ‰ One year of warehousing experience required.


  • Must obtain MSC license to drive warehouse vehicles within specified time requirements. ‰ Basic computer literacy required.


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Sitting, standing, walking, lifting materials (25-50 pounds – individual or team lift), carrying, pushing, pulling, climbing stairs, climbing using legs and arms, balancing, stooping, kneeling, repeated bends, reaching high and low, and repetitive twisting or pressure, involving wrist and hands. Hearing, seeing (including depth perception and peripheral vision), ability of mental coordination. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment as required for position. Must be able to operate at heights up to 50 feet. Mentally alert for entire shift.


  • Position may require a valid states driver’s license.


People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions.

We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

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