Shipping Specialist documents and processes the order shipment. Works with transportation department or vendors to ensure timely inbound and outbound deliveries. Being a Shipping Specialist investigates and recommends corrective actions for all non-conformance. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Shipping Specialist typically reports to a supervisor. The Shipping Specialist works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Shipping Specialist typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.