Lead Hand - Weekends
They deliver the goods. From our Eastern Distribution Centre (EDC) in Brampton ON, this team focuses on running an efficient, well-organized, safe place to work.
They lift heavy objects, wield the box cutters, and get things where they need to go.
As a Lead Hand , you’ll provide outstanding service to our members by leading by example, and providing a positive contribution to the EDC.
You’ll work with an inclusive, hands-on, collaborative group that connects people with quality products to encourage active outdoor lives.
You’ll always be learning, and there’s a good chance your co-workers will inspire you to try something new, like riding in a Fondo, bouldering or paddleboarding.
What you do :
Cross train in all EDC functions.
Provide EDC staff training, in adherence to all policies and legislation.
Plan EDC staff workload and arrange staffing levels based on volume fluctuations.
Manage and promote good attendance and ensure staffing punctuality.
Promote open communication, teamwork and employee engagement.
Ensure best practices for efficiency and quality are being followed by staff.
Lead and collaborate on continuous improvement projects.
Identify and communicate inventory non conformities (Imbalances / damages).
Attend and lead daily start up crew meetings.
Assist EDC Supervisors with EDC staff performance reviews.
Assist DC Supervisors with the opening and closing of the EDC.
Promote a smooth operating, safe, secure place to work.
Operate power equipment including, pallet jacks, forklifts, reach trucks, and order pickers.
Performs other related duties by department as required.
What you bring :
Strong leadership abilities. You’re generous with your knowledge and inspire your team members to grow.
Shift flexibility; must be able to work a variety of shifts including evenings and weekends.
Minimum 6 months experience working in a warehouse.
You are mechanically oriented.
You can handle projects, lots of projects, at the same time, while keeping cool.
Savviness with Windows, Excel, Word and Outlook.
Great communication skills you listen first, and then share knowledge. This goes for both speaking and writing.
You’re stoked on something : you love to run trails, log miles, play in the snow or do something outside every day.
Bonus points if you
Look good in a safety vest.
Have Lean Sensai certification.
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