The Warehouse Operations Lead has general responsibility to participate in coordinating and supervising all warehouse activities on a daily basis.
Under the direction of the Operations Supervisor, this position is responsible for supervising the receiving, warehousing and shipping of product in a manner consistent with company service and cost objectives.
D uties & Responsibilities :
Supervises and coordinates unloading of inbound shipments, orderly stacking of product and picking / staging of outbound shipments in accordance with the highest possible levels of productivity
Coordinates and verifies required inbound / outbound paperwork with drivers, ensuring that all product is properly counted
Ensures efficient and safe operation of all material handling equipment
Participates in establishing work schedules ensuring correct implementation.
Oversees the proper completion of jobs
Maintains product locator system and ensure the optimal utilization of space
Maintains a clean, neat and orderly work area
Assists in maintaining the security of the warehouse
Conducts operations in a manner which promotes safety
At least 1 year forklift experience and / or using warehouse distribution equipment
Willingness to become forklift certified
Attention to detail
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent analytical and mathematical skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work overnight shift
Ability and availability to work irregular or extended hours including nights, weekends and holidays as needed by the customer.
Must be able to stand / walk for up to 10-12 hours.
Lift and move totes up to 50 pounds.
Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head.
Walking in the warehouse and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter mile in length.
Should be able to work in environments with variable noise levels, lighting conditions and temperature variation and able to access all areas of building without limitations.
To all agencies : Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of NFI about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms / employment agencies to any employee at NFI via-email, the internet or in any form and / or method will be deemed the sole property of NFI, unless such search firms / employment agencies were engaged by NFI for this position and a valid agreement with NFI is in place.
In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the NFI agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.