Stock Clerk

Date: May 22, 2024

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory


MIT Lincoln Laboratory is a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) chartered to develop advanced technology in support of national security. Research and development activities focus on long-term technology development as well as rapid system prototyping and demonstration. These efforts are aligned within key mission areas, including air and missile defense; space control; homeland protection and tactical systems; biological-chemical defense; communication and information technology; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems and technology; and advanced electronics technology. The Laboratory works with government and industry to transition new concepts, technology and prototypes into future system development and deployment.

Job Description


Responsibilities include processing work orders for calibrated equipment and processing surplus materials and property. Will create work orders for equipment calibration service, unpack equipment upon return from calibration, and complete work orders. Will update property records in SAP for surplus property. Will sort and process scrap and surplus materials and property for disposal/disposition to include removal, degaussing, and destruction of computer hard drives. Will maintain records related to surplus processing as needed. Will palletize surplus materials and property and move it to the receiving dock. Must be physically able to lift heavy items. Must operate pallet jacks and be physically able to move pallets weighing several hundred pounds. Successful candidate will be detail orientated and possess good communication and customer service skills. Will be required to fill in for other stock clerks as needed. Candidate will be required to wear work clothes as provided by the Department.


  •     High school diploma or equivalent required
  •     Must be physically able to lift heavy items
  •     Knowledge of proper lifting techniques and experience using pallet jacks, power jacks, electric carts, and other material handling equipment required
  •     Experience with SAP desirable
  •     Ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance required
  •     US citizenship required


At MIT Lincoln Laboratory, our exceptional career opportunities include many outstanding benefits to help you stay healthy, feel supported, and enjoy a fulfilling work-life balance. Benefits offered to employees include: 

  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans
  • MIT-funded pension
  • Matching 401K
  • Paid leave (including vacation, sick, parental, military, etc.)
  • Tuition reimbursement and continuing education programs
  • Mentorship programs
  • A range of work-life balance options
  • ... and much more!  

Please visit our Benefits page for more information. As an employee of MIT, you can also take advantage of other voluntary benefits, discounts and perks.

Selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.


Requisition ID: 41000 

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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