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Warehouse Lead - Westward Parts Ltd.

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Date posted: Feb 03, 2021

PURPOSE and SCOPE:

The Warehouse Lead oversees shipping, receiving and/or logistics. Leads a group of warehouse employees and ensures productivity measures are being met. Each Warehouse Lead will be responsible for a functional area of the Warehouse.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shipping/Receiving
    o Monitor functional area and ensure staff are handling product as per quality standards.
    o Monitor functional area and ensure staff is preforming activities as per the shipping, receiving and cycle count schedule.
    o Ensure trailers are being loaded and unloaded in a reasonable timeframe.
    o Assist staff with questions regarding basic work functions.
    o Perform functional area stand-up meetings.
    o Motivate and encourage teamwork to accomplish scheduled tasks.
    o Schedule couriers for time sensitive pick-ups.
    o Train new staff on basic functional area tasks.
    o Maintain functional area supplies.
    o Participate in OH&S meetings and collaborate on best practices.
    o Ensure daily clean-up of functional area by staff.
    o Any other duties assigned by Operations Supervisor.
  • Logistics/Planning
    o Monitor Warehouse KPI’s, investigate and adjust areas failing to meet the standards.
    o Assign work to Warehouse personnel.
    o Plan inbound and outbound schedules.
    o Provide support for retail showroom

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum three to five years of progressive Shipping and Receiving experience, or equivalent experience.
  • JD Edwards experience is beneficial.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Excellent Computer skills.