Delivery Assistant - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID #659

Moves material, parts and tools to various locations on campus and picks up parts from vendors in various locations


  1. Provides assistance to technicians in gathering parts from the Central Stores warehouse or from outside vendors and delivers them to the job site or PFD shop.
  2. Loads and unloads materials from vehicle.
  3. Operates a forklift when necessary.
  4. General housekeeping tasks including sweeping, removing trash and cleaning tools/equipment.
  5. Records parts purchases according to set procedures into inventory software and record sales to appropriate work orders.
  6. Receives shipments of goods and materials; checking shipment for accuracy; stores stock and enters into computer/inventory system.


Physical effort usually requires considerable walking, standing, lifting of materials weighing 25 to 50 pounds, bending, stooping, and carrying. Periodic assignments given which entail dealing with modestly unpleasant physical situations.  

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a high school diploma or GED and six months of storeroom experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge of receiving procedures; knowledge of computer operation; knowledge of inventory control procedures. A valid driver's license is required.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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