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Shipping lead mid shift in Shorewood, IL at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

oIncluding but not limited to: Responsible for real time analysis, assisting the coordination and balance of DC Shipping operations. Assists in the balancing of man power for all areas. Assigns picking/loading tasks for all production employees. Supports the Shipping Supervisor to ensure all tasks flow smoothly for the production crew. Accurately records/reports the truck/trailer numbers for outgoing deliveries. Supports Shipping Supervisor to ensure all End of day (EOD) tasks are completed.


Job Responsibilities

oResponsible for real time analysis, coordination and balance of Shipping Operations (allocation of pick tasks).
oAssigning of picking/loading tasks.
oRecording and reporting of outbound deliveries.
oProvides support in reporting, researching and resolving issues that occur in the interface between host system and WMS in a timely manner.
oEnsure all tasks are completed accurately and on time.
oProvides administrative support for the Shipping Supervisor.
oDevelops and maintains a working knowledge and understanding of all needed systems.
oPerforms additional duties as requested.
oSupport Picking and Loading operation as needed.

oDecision Making Responsibilities<

oUnder direct supervision of the DC Shipping Supervisor. Work is performed within standard policies and procedures with opportunity for unreviewed decision-making.

oFinancial Resposibilities

oThis position does not have any direct financial responsibilities.

oSupervisory Responsibilities

oThis position does not have direct supervisory responsibilities. Provides information and support to production staff.


Required Qualifications

oHigh School or equivalent experience.
o5+ years of warehouse management experience.
oStrong verbal/written communication and organizational skills
oSkilled at multi-tasking and managing competing priorities.
oWorking knowledge of Word, Excel, SAP and Red Prairie.
oDetail oriented and accurate.
oDemonstrated ability to quickly recognize and diagnose trend and patterns in productivity data.
oMust be able to work flexible hours determined by the needs of the department including weekends and evenings.


Reporting Relationships

oReports to: Shipping Supervisor


Americans Disability Act (ADA) Job Description

oStand 30
oWalk 40
oSit 10%
oClimb 10%
oStoop, kneel, crouch or crawl 10%
oLift and/or Move (Indicate in pounds) 250 lbs push/pull, 120 lbs lifting

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.