ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: 4/1/13 - 4/19/13
Our people define our company. AM Retail Group associates are smart, ambitious, engaging & fun people, who strive for excellence in everything they do. Working here requires commitment, innovation, & flexibility. The entrepreneurial drive of our associates is at the heart of our quest to improve & innovate.
We have an immediate opening for an energetic & passionate full time professional to join our team as a Distribution Center Team Leader .
As a Team Leader , you will work to ensure the rapid processing of merchandise through the distribution center in order to achieve appropriate store inventory levels. You will assist the Area Supervisor in coordinating and managing activities of workers engaged in receiving, put-away, picking, packing and/or shipping of merchandise to stores.
Work Flow Oversight - Work with supervisor to receive instructions and exchange production information. Assign associates to work stations to meet production requirements. Monitor production and adjust work assignments as necessary. Monitor supply levels and re-stock supplies as necessary.
Associate Relations - Train new associates on work processes and rules. Monitor associate compliance with company policies. Document associate performance problems and alert supervisor. Promote environment of teamwork, helping to motivate others. Assist Area Supervisor with interviewing and hiring of seasonal associates.
Performance Monitoring - Perform period random checks to ensure associates are meeting company standards for teamwork, safety, productivity and quality.
Associate Duties - Assist associates in the tasks necessary to conduct receiving, put-away, picking, packing or shipping functions.
Previous supervisory experience required.
Working fluency in Spanish required.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and stand during scheduled shift of 8-12 hours.
Certificate or associate's degree in business or management a plus.
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