4a Picking Coordinator

Distribution Lebanon, Indiana


SUMMARY: To assist Picking Supervisor and Leads to ensure a smooth work flow through the Picking area.


  • Coordinate workflow of assigned Picking Aisle.
  • Monitor performance under direction of supervisor and/or lead, with attention to quality, productivity and teamwork.
  • Train new employees on how to  pick both in Flow Racks, GTP and in the Mezzanine Area as instructed in the Picking Procedures Guide; also training employees on RF handhelds to put away stock in all areas of Picking.
  • Monitor and work with employees on carton cubing and packing of cartons.
  • Perform regular picking duties as needed.
  • Assist in daily start-up and/or clean-up as assigned.
  • Report problems to Supervisor and/or Lead and suggest problem resolution;
  • Special projects as assigned.



QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


  • Ability to lift 50 pounds;
  • Ability to stand on concrete for 8 hours/day;
  • Proven work record consisting of high productivity;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Ability to work well with others;
  • Good attendance record;
  • Ability to work overtime as required;
  • Strong knowledge of picking and restocking functions;
  • Knowledge of or ability to train on Company WMS and WMT systems.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Equivalent to at least a high school diploma and experience in Picking.

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