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Unloading Receiving Lead 2nd shift in Shorewood, IL at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 8/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The primary function of the Receiving Lead is to oversee all of the Lift Operators in his/her group, and make sure that work is completed in a timely fashion. This role is responsible for assigning tasks to the team, reporting problems to management, and fostering a positive environment within the department.  The Receiving Lead reports to the Supervisor and/or Manager. 

 Job Responsibilities

  • Operate radio frequency (RF) gun
  • Assign tasks to Lift Operators
  • Ensure the team is stocking correctly
  • Put away merchandise
  • Pick pieces
  • Relocate pieces from one location to another using the appropriate tools
  • Receive bulk pieces to locations in the racks
  • Partner with other departments in Receiving to complete work
  • Work on special projects; support other leads and supervisors on projects and new procedures
  • Report problems to management
  • Train new stockers
  • Enforce safety rules

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience in a Warehouse atmosphere
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to move small to large and heavy objects
  • Strong verbal and listening skills
  • Willingness to learn more
  • Able to be objective in situations
  • The ability to be a representative of management
  • A team player and willing to work long hours
  • Must be safety minded

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.