General Summary: To lead a warehouse team and meet customer warehousing or delivery requirements, as determined by Distribution Center management. To provide a safe, clean, and healthy work environment for themselves and other team members.
Reviews daily shipment schedule and in discussion with other warehouse team members, plans and prioritizes daily work schedule to meet customer delivery requirements.
Oversees team members to any special truck loading configuration or customer delivery requirements.
Checks specification sheets and other written instructions to meet customer specifications.
Reviews daily processes in order to minimize amount of handling damage to finished product.
Deals well with ambiguity in a face paced environment.
Facilitates an environment of continuous improvement.
Solicits opinions of co-workers on effectiveness of the warehouse department operation and implements viable recommendations.
Shares in minor repair work and housekeeping responsibilities for the work area.
Ensures department is meeting all OSHA and GMP requirements.
Informs chain of command of daily metrics accurately and efficiently.
Motivates employees in department to accomplish all tasks.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Basic knowledge of shipping and warehouse procedures and regulations required.
Desire to work in a participative work environment.
Excellent communication and math skills.
Able to certify in forklift operations.
High school degree or equivalent preferred.
2+ years experience as a warehouse group leader, or relevant work experience.
Prior experience using a WMS or ERP system with RF scanning.
Certification as forklift operator.
Optimum Nutrition - 16 months ago