Bellingham Cold Storage

Work Location: Bellingham, WA – Roeder Street and Orchard Drive Warehouses

Department: Operations  |  Report to: Area Foreman |  Position is Full-time Non-exempt


Bellingham Cold Storage (BCS) is located on the Bellingham Bay and was founded in 1946. We are the largest portside cold storage on the West Coast, serving the global market with interstate, rail, air and deep water dock access. Currently, BCS is looking for the right candidate to fill this open position. We are an industry leader with amazing medical benefits (including our own private clinic for participating employees) and a generous bonus program.

Dock Clerks at Bellingham Cold Storage may perform any of the following essential functions:

  • Check in trucks
  • Tally product
  • Double check counts for both inbound and outbound shipments
  • Generate manifests
  • Produce Bills of Lading for shipments
  • Support Lead-person to minimize waiting times for both scheduled and unscheduled trucks
  • Communicate with customers and dispatchers as necessary
  • Maintain a clean and organized dock office and tally space
  • Assist other departments when necessary
  • Utilize scanners and computers
  • Perform elementary math functions
  • Lift up to 50 pounds

Dock Clerks are expected to throw cases, do hand stows and perform regular labor functions when needed.

This job involves lengthy periods of standing, working in a very cold environment (temperatures ranging from 32°F to -20°F), lifting up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis, and walking on uneven cement floors. The use of handheld scanners and computers is continuous. Work will be performed at both the Roeder Street and Orchard Drive warehouses on day, swing or graveyard shifts.

Punctual, regular attendance is required.

A math test, background check, and a pre-hire drug test must be passed before an applicant may be offered this job.

After reviewing the job description (outlined above), if you believe you are a good fit for this position, please download and submit the completed BCS application with your resume. Please include the position you’re applying for in the email subject line.

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