SUMMARY: Directs warehousing activities for organization by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate staff.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Other duties beyond this representative listing may be assigned to the essential job duties and responsibilities of this position based on Company needs.
Establish operational procedures for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of materials, and keeping warehouse inventory current, keeping all floor, shelving and racks clean and organized. Keep all overstock put away weekly.
Inspect physical condition of warehouse and equipment. Prepare work order for repairs and requisitions for replacement of equipment.
Confer with department heads to ensure coordination of warehouse activities with activities of other functions such as production, sales, records control, and purchasing.
Direct salvage of damaged or used material.
Participate in planning personnel safety and plant protection activities.
Count, weigh or measure items in incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders and other records.
Determine methods of shipment using most direct and economical routes.
Package and crate items for shipment.
Stock parts in bins.
Maintain inventory of shipping materials.
Assist in monthly cycle counts.
Assist in pre-inventory preparation.
Assist in annual inventory.
Ability to multi-task under pressure.
Must be a team player.
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Strive for harmony and teamwork with the department and with all other departments.
Maintain safe work environment.
Maintain professional appearance.
As a condition of continued employment, the employee is required to exhibit positive corporate citizenship, with demonstrated ability to positively interact with others, follow required Company policies and procedures which include but are not limited to policies regarding conduct, record keeping, and safety. As a condition of continued employment the employee is required to refrain from any behavior that is construed as sexual harassment, harassment and/or creating or participating in a hostile work environment, and/or violence in the workplace
QUALIFICATIONS AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. It is required that the individual is accurate with good time management and organizational skills. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience: One Year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certificates, Licenses and Registrations: Valid driver’s license required. Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Other Skills and Abilities: Well-grounded knowledge of shipping and mailing rates, routes and packaging requirements. Knowledge of inventory system at dealerships and the use of computers. Ability to communicate well both orally and in writing. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions at the request of the employee, and with appropriate medical certification. While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable the individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and may be exposed to extreme heat or cold. The employee is occasionally works in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Rush Enterprises and its Affiliate Companies are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. I have read and understand the job description as presented. I understand that I will be responsible and accountable for all items listed in this job description. I also understand that my immediate supervisor reserves the right to add projects or responsibilities to my job description. Additional responsibilities will be communicated to me as assigned.
Rush Enterprises, Inc. (Rush) is a full-service, integrated retailer of transportation and construction equipment, and related services. The...