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Shipping MDPL Lead ($16/hr) in Carteret, NJ at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsibilities of the Shipping Lead include but are not limited to: responsible for real time analysis, assisting with the coordination and balance of DC Shipping operations, assist in the balancing of man power for all areas, assign picking/loading tasks for all production employees, support the Shipping Supervisor to ensure all tasks flow smoothly for the production crew, accurately record/report the truck/trailer numbers for outgoing deliveries, and support the Shipping Supervisor to ensure all End of day (EOD) tasks are completed.  This position reports to the Shipping Supervisor.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for real time analysis
  • Assist with the coordination and balance of DC Shipping operations
  • Assist in the balancing of man power for all areas
  • Assign picking/loading tasks for all production employees
  • Support the Shipping Supervisor
  • Record/report the truck/trailer numbers for outgoing deliveries
  • Provides support in reporting, researching and resolving issues that occur in the interface between host system and WMS in a timely manner
  • Ensure all tasks are completed accurately and on time
  • Provides administrative support for the Shipping Supervisor
  • Develops and maintains a working knowledge and understanding of all needed systems
  • Performs additional duties as requested
  • Support Picking and Loading operation  as needed
  • Decision Making Responsibilities:
    • Under direct supervision of the DC Shipping Supervisor, work is performed within standard policies and procedures with opportunity for un-reviewed decision-making
  • Financial Responsibilities:
    • This position does not have any direct financial responsibilities
  • Supervisory Responsibilities:
    • This position does not have direct supervisory responsibilities. Provides information and support to production staff

Required Qualifications

  • High School or equivalent experience
  • Strong verbal/written communication and organizational skills
  • Skilled at multi-tasking and managing competing priorities
  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly recognize and diagnose trend and patterns in productivity data
  • Must be able to work flexible hours determined by the needs of the department including weekends and evenings

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, SAP and Red Prairie

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.