Requisition ID:  28884

Operations Clerk

Job Summary

As a valued member of the Purdue Memorial Union team, the Operations Clerk will assist with the shipping, receiving, and delivery of products and supplies in the Purdue Memorial Union and Stewart Center. The position will work collaboratively with several campus partners, PMU operations and setup teams, as well as building tenants, including the Union Club Hotel and Purdue Food Company. Physical requirements of the job require frequent heavy lifting/moving and may require flexible scheduling based on operational needs.


About Us:

Purdue Memorial Union at Purdue University provides space, opportunity, and service that foster an inclusive environment, enrich the student and community experience, and support the educational mission of Purdue University.

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What We're Looking For:

Education and Experience:

  • High School Degree or GED 
  • Three (3) years shipping and receiving experience required


Skills Needed:

  • The ability to solve problems quickly and independently
  • Effective decision-making under time and resource constraints
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Quickly learn and become competent with excel, Ariba, dock procedures, and storeroom policies
  • Functional competencies in word processing


Additional Information:

  • Purdue University will not sponsor employment authorization for this position  
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible for Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period
  • Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
  • Benefit Statement: Purdue University offers a substantial Benefit Package including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a generous paid time off package for sick and vacation days

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette