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Shipping Associate

Hexcel Corporation

Hexcel Corporation

Burlington, WA, USA
Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2024

With our strong investment in research and development and our culture of continuous improvement, Hexcel is the industry leader in the manufacturing of advance composite materials, including carbon fiber, woven reinforcements, resins, prepregs, honeycombs and additive manufactured parts. We invite you to join the Hexcel team at various manufacturing sites, sales offices and R&T centers around the globe. Become a part of the “strength within.”

Hexcel is currently seeking a Shipping Associate for our Burlington, WA location. Hexcel Burlington is a great culture and a committed workforce. Primary recruitment is for 2nd shift. Hexcel Burlington is a great culture, provides a safe working environment and has a committed workforce. If you are someone who is detail oriented and loves a team environment, this position is for you! Full time benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and paid time off.

Summary pay range: $22.36 - $27.60 hourly wage rate.

The selected individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following obligations:

  • Interface with production employees to identify upcoming shipping requirements and communicates this information with the shipping and receiving lead and the packaging team.
  • Uses data to establish priority items to be packed and to determine what packing materials, pallets or crates are needed.
  • Work with shipping and receiving lead to process outgoing shipments. This includes, but is not limited to generating packing slips, bills of lading, customs documents, ASNs and load sheets.
  • Work with shipping and receiving lead to receive incoming material deliveries, verify purchase order quantities to the materials received. This includes moving and organizing materials into home storage location and complete ERP inventory move transactions in a timely manner.
  • Positions are expected to be able to work both independently and with a high degree of detail and accuracy.


  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. Applicants must present proof of US Person status prior to hire. A post-offer drug test and physical is required.
  • Minimum of 2 years shipping and receiving experience required. Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Experience maintaining inventory using ERP/MRP system preferred. Experience tracking inventory with AX2012 a plus. Must be able to use Microsoft Outlook email. Strong reading and analytical skills.
  • Must be able to be forklift certified within one (1) month of accepting the position. Previous forklift experience is preferred.
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Employees are often required to lift large, awkward tools that weigh up to 35 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Must have the ability to operate power tools and machines with moving parts.

At Hexcel, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent. Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities.

Hexcel also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work.

The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

Please note that the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

Eligible candidates must be a: U.S. citizen, U.S. national, person lawfully admitted for permanent residence, temporary resident under sections 210(a) or 245(A) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, person admitted in refugee status, or person granted asylum. Hexcel (NYSE: HXL) is a global leader in advanced composites technology, a leading producer of carbon fiber, and the world leader in honeycomb manufacturing for the commercial aerospace industry.

Hexcel is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, status as protected veteran, or any other protected class.