Warehouse Lead

Distribution Groveport, Ohio


Description

Come join our team and help us Build Something Amazing. La-Z-Boy's SODC offers numerous benefits, work flexibility, and career growth opportunities. Check us out and apply today!

- Mon-Saturday 6AM - 2:30PM
- 5 day work weeks
- Starting wage of $15/hr
- Competitive Benefit Package including 401K with company match
- Clean and safe working environment
- Career growth potential
- Employee Discount on Product
- 7 Paid Holidays
- Employee Appreciation events
- Vacation within first year
- Strong Community Partnerships

BASIC FUNCTION:

This role is responsible for leading, motivating, training and supporting a team of Warehouse Associates. This person will ensure that an assigned area and the Warehouse Associates in that area perform in an efficient manner and that all necessary precautions are taken to protect warehouse contents against loss. This person has responsibilities (below) based on assigned area*.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Responsible for supervision and leadership of a team of warehouse employees
• Responsible for scheduling of daily work within assigned team
• Responsible for leading the team preparing home delivery loads including supervision of the loading process*
• Responsible for leading the receiving Team including accurate document processing*
• Responsible for leading a team that ships and receives non-RDC items such as fabric sets and non-RMS merchandise*
• Maintains a constant dock presence inspecting work in progress
• Applies and enforces all policy and procedures in assigned area
• Maximizes productivity of personnel by proper training and supervision
• Maintains a motivated, positive staff by providing appropriate recognition when observed
• Ensures recycling processes are followed by all personnel to minimize trash expense
• Performs every duty in the warehouse as needed to ensure objectives and goals are met
• May have key and security access. May oversee the building at times
• Minimal travel
• Other various duties as assigned

MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
• At least two years of experience in delivery, warehousing, receiving, issuing, packing, shipping and/or storage of goods strongly preferred
• Leadership experience preferred
• An understanding of the proper methods and procedures used in safe receiving, storing, requisitions, shipping and delivery. Basic knowledge of inventory procedures
• Plan, Organize and lead the work of others in an assigned warehouse system; maintain records and prepare reports; schedule and coordinate the work of others; perform moderate manual labor; establish and maintain effective and harmonious relationships with store personnel, management and customers.
• Strong organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and build rapport
• Self directed, demonstrating self-control and ability to manage time and priorities
• Must be able and willing to work collaboratively and effectively with the team
• Goal oriented – Energetically focuses efforts on meeting a goal, mission or objective
• Familiar with Warehouse Management Systems or capable of quickly learning
• Computer literate with Microsoft Office – Outlook, Excel & Word

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None

An Equal Opportunity Employer
La-Z-Boy Incorporated and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers that support and subscribe to a policy of nondiscrimination in all aspects of employment. La-Z-Boy will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by applicable laws.