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Shipping/Receiving Tech 1


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and about 14,900 employees in 33 countries. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics.

LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 25 locations in 11 states. 


What we can offer you:


LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights

  • Safely and proficiently ship and receive non-bulk raw materials/finished goods and other consumables
  • Safely and proficiently ship and receive bulk deliveries – load/unload tank trucks and ISO containers 
  • Serve as the Plant liaison to Customer Care, the 3rd party warehouse and other 3rd party vendors for shipping/receiving related activities
  • Generate tally sheets in a manner that effectively utilizes the available capacity of trucks – minimize the number of transfers between the Plant and the 3rd party warehouse
  • Accurately prepare pertinent shipping documents and ensure that trucks/containers/packages are labeled in accordance DOT/RCRA Regulations
  • Generate labels, BOLs and packing list in SAP
  • Accurately record pertinent information on receiving documents to ensure that raw materials, finished goods and other consumables are correctly received/inventoried
  • Perform Goods Receipts in SAP
  • Visual inspect the integrity of each package - packages are accurately labeled and are free of dents/scratches, dust seals are applied/crimped correctly, etc.


  • High school diploma (or equivalency) is required
  • Computer skills - Microsoft’s Office Suite is required
  • Knowledgeable in the use of SAP - Material Management/Logistics Transactions
  • Must be proficient in the safe operation of Forklifts/Powered Industrial Trucks
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain certification to ship Dangerous Goods (HAZMAT) – Multimodal
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain certification to ship Hazardous Waste - RCRA
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain a proficient understanding of the raw material coding system and subsequent labeling of containers
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and follow all procedures
  • Ability to multi-task with emphasis on Safety and Quality
  • Understanding of the importance of warehouse organization and the effective utilization of warehouse space
  • Ability to convert °F to °C is required
  • Ability to convert Density/Specific Gravity to pounds per gallon is required



What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.


Requisition ID:  3560

Gastonia South, NC, US, 28054

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Entry level

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord

Job Segment: Chemical Research, Shipping and Receiving, Warehouse, SAP, Engineering, Operations, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Technology

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