Order Clerks

Order Clerks

Receive and process incoming orders for materials, merchandise, classified ads, or services such as repairs, installations, or rental of facilities. Generally receives orders via mail, phone, fax, or other electronic means. Duties include informing customers of receipt, prices, shipping dates, and delays; preparing contracts; and handling complaints.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Cooperation * Dependability * Persistence * Initiative * Concern for Others * Self Control * Integrity * Stress Tolerance * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Verify customer and order information for correctness, checking it against previously obtained information as necessary. * Receive and respond to customer complaints. * Review orders for completeness according to reporting procedures and forward incomplete orders for further processing.


Government, Manufacturing, Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction, Administrative & Support Services,

Job Family Office and Administrative Support

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