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May 1, 2007

Opening for a position at DawnSignPress

From: DawnSignPress - May 1, 2007

Position Announcement: Warehouse Clerk

Summary Description

Under supervision of the warehouse manager, performs a variety of packing, shipping, record-keeping duties; and performs related work as required.


Packs sales orders and ensures shipment of orders; prepare stock for sale and shipping: performs periodic physical inventory at end of each month; records receipt of sales returns and returns books/videos to stock; prepares and posts data to computer, logs, and forms; performs light cleaning and maintenance; performs other general clerical, duties as needed.

Employment Standards

Experience: One (1) year of responsible shipping and warehouse operations duties.

Knowledge: Basic fluency in American Sign Language, basic business mathematical computations; modem warehouse methods, procedures and equipment/computer systems: fundamental recor-keeping principles and procedures; operations & maintenance of forklifts desirable.

Skill: Following oral, written and signed instructions; reading, writing and performing mathematical calculations at the level required for successful job performance; operate shipping, word-processing, spreadsheet, and accounting software systems; typing 30 words per minute from clear copy; learning rules, methods, policies and procedures of the workplace; communicating effectively, orally, with ASL, or in writing; work cooperatively with other; paying attention to details; working independently in absence of direct supervision; analyzing situations accurately and taking effective actions.

This job description is not limited to the tasks described above and the job specification should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Candidates will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as may be required by their supervisor.

DawnSignPress is Deaf owned and managed publishing company specializing in instructional sign language and educational deaf culture materials for children and adults.

Please send letter of interest and resume including three references to Jon Savage, DawnSignPress, 6130 Nancy Ridge Drive, San Diego, CA 92121-3223, fax to (858) 625-2336, or email to

DawnSignPress is an EEO/AA employer.