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Receiving Lead $16/hr (1pm start) in Carteret, NJ at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The primary function of a Lift operator Team Lead is to oversee all of the lift operators in their group, and make sure that the work is getting done in a timely fashion. He is to report to the Supervisor and / or Manager any and all circumstances that would affect the outcome of a given day. For example, problems with employees, amount of work, not enough employees, and other problems relating to the work being done. Working to better employees in their tasks in order to keep the department running smoothly when employees are absent from work. He is also responsible for fostering a positive environment within the department, and making himself accessible to talk with for the employees.


Job Responsibilities

  • Operate a radio frequency (RF) gun
  • Reporting problems to management
  • Giving out assignments to the lift operators
  • Keeping team productive
  • Keeping moral positive
  • Making sure the team is stocking correctly
  • Putting away merchandise
  • Picking pieces
  • Working with other departments in Receiving
  • Working on special projects
  • Supporting other leads and supervisor on projects and new procedures
  • Training new stockers
  • Relocating pieces from one location to another
  • Using a hand truck
  • Receiving Bulk pieces to locations in the racks
  • Enforcing safety rules


Required Qualifications

  • Ability to move small to large and heavy objects
  • Good verbal and listening skills
  • Willingness to learn more
  • Able to be objective in situations
  • The ability to be a representative of management


Preferred Qualifications

  • High School diploma
  • Basic computer skills
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Must be a team player, and willing to work long hours
  • Must be safety minded


Americans Disability Act (ADA) Job Description

  • Standing or walking 50%
  • Sitting 0%
  • Moving or lifting 50%

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.