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Material Handler Team Lead Supv I - 2nd Shift - Shipping Receiving Omaha Shipping lead supv

William H Harvey and Oatey Omaha, NE

Job Description

Position Summary                                                           

Leads the work of others and participates in work-related shipping, receiving, inspecting, storing, issuing, and delivery of a variety of materials, raw goods, and supplies.  Maintains a smooth flow of operations in an assigned area by organizing resources (materials and operators), start-up activities and workflow to ensure safety, quality and operational goals are met on a daily basis.  This position has responsibility for goal achievement and work unit training.

Position Responsibilities

Ensure a consistent flow of operations by filling orders, issuing materials and supplies per internal and external customer requests; documents transactions; keeps record of inventory.  Oversee material handling duties within the work unit.  

Audit work areas per Standard Work Instructions (SWIs) to ensure each associate follows the procedural compliance, conforms to expected efficiency and preparation of accurate documentation. Oversees and participates in counting, weighing, and measuring incoming or outgoing items to compare identifying information and verify against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.  Ensure the safety inspections are performed on people, processes and equipment and appropriate records maintained.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers by taking on additional responsibility and/or support.  Perform various department functions as needed to maintain DC production.  Provide new and/or temporary associates on-the-job training to learn the basic tasks (safety, quality, and productivity).  Participate in start-up continuous improvement meetings (CIP’s) and assist in problem resolution activities.  Continually evaluate work process for improvements.

Maximize the flow of communication for effective performance and communication within the department and between shifts. 

Follow all company safety procedures in completion of job duties.  Ensure safety start-ups have been completed at the beginning of the shift and that required safety measures are available, in-place and functional prior to releasing equipment for production.  Wear and ensure others have required personal protective equipment (PPE).  Sustain 6S standards through good housekeeping and execution of standard work.

Utilize LEAN Thinking in formal and informal settings including participating in LEAN Events (Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Projects, Just-Do-It), submit suggestions, attend LEAN Training and improve work cell/areas of responsibility.  Use visual tools and display boards and update them as appropriate.  Document all changes resulting from LEAN activities according to ISO guidelines.  Accept and embrace change necessary for continuous improvement.

Knowledge and Experience

English fluency (both written and verbal) with the ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, and written procedures.

Ability to work in fast-paced, multi-tasking environment to meet operational deadlines.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Demonstrated team building skills with the ability to work with diverse groups of people.

Basic math skills and effective problem solving abilities required.

Knowledge of safety procedures for lock-out/tag-out, PPE, material handling equipment, and applicable OSHA standards.

Basic computer skills needed (MS Office) with ability to learn computer systems.

Inventory control procedures.

Flexibility and dependability necessary to meet operational demands of a multi-shift operation.

Prior manufacturing/distribution experience required with two (2) years’ experience in the department for in-depth product knowledge.


Education and Certification

High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Material Handler Team Lead Supv I - 2nd Shift - Shipping Receiving Omaha Shipping lead


Job Details

Date Posted November 10, 2017
Date Closes January 10, 2018
Address 4334 S. 67th Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Warehouse
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Shift Custom
Mon: 3:15 pm to 12 am
Tue: 3:15 pm to 12 am
Wed: 3:15 pm to 12 am
Thu: 3:15 pm to 12 am
Fri: 3:15 pm to 12 am
Hours 40 hours per week; Mandatory Overtime
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 53-1031.00 First-Line Supervisors / Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
Zipcode 68117
Name Sue KinKennon
Address 4334 S 67th Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68117
Phone 402-408-4868

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement

This job requires the following skills

  • Forklift Operator
  • Material Handling
  • Receiving Specialist
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Warehousing - Worker
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...