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Warehouse Lead (Westward)

Location: Regina, SK

Date posted: Nov 22, 2018

PURPOSE and SCOPE:

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

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Shipping/Receiving
    • Monitor functional area and ensure staff are handling product as per quality standards.
    • Monitor functional area and ensure staff is preforming activities as per the shipping and receiving schedule.
    • Ensure trailers are being loaded and unloaded in a reasonable timeframe.
    • Assist staff with questions regarding basic work functions.
    • Perform functional area stand-up meetings.
    • Motivate and encourage teamwork to accomplish scheduled tasks.
    • Schedule couriers for time sensitive pick-ups.
    • Train new staff on basic functional area tasks.
    • Maintain functional area supplies.
    • Ensure daily clean-up of functional area by staff.
    • Any other duties assigned by Warehouse Supervisor.
  • Logistics/Planning

    • Monitor Warehouse KPI’s, investigate and adjust areas failing to meet the standards.
    • Assign work to Warehouse personnel.
    • Plan inbound and outbound schedules.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified forklift operating license required.
  • 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.

*This position is based in Regina, SK*