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.
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
|Date Posted||November 10, 2017|
|Date Closes||January 10, 2018|
|Address||4334 S. 67th Street|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)|
|Hours||40 hours per week; Mandatory Overtime|
|SOC Category||53-1031.00 First-Line Supervisors / Managers of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators|
|Address||4334 S 67th Street|
|City, State and Zip||Omaha, NE 68117|
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