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Material Handler - Break Shift Lead

Matheson Companies Seattle, WA
  • Posted: July 17, 2019
  • Full-Time

Matheson Inc. is looking for a Lead Material Handlers for our SeaTac station.
The Lead material Handler will perform the following functions:
+ Oversight of staff work activities such as productivity and safety.
+ Facilitate and lead the work of others by delegating duties such as scales, tug driving, administrative responsibilities, and reporting as necessary to meet performance expectations of the operation.
+ Mentor and coach staff in appropriate and professional work related behaviors and responsibilities.
+ Recommend coaching, discipline and performance appraisal for staff as necessary to the Station Manager or Supervisor.
+ Communicate to staff and address questions and concerns; relay changes, delays and operational issues to staff, vendors and contractors and ensure full operational function at all times.
+ Communicate all employee scheduling requests to the shift supervisor or station manager for approval.
+ Submit daily status reports to the shift supervisor or station manager detailing attendance, employee starts and end times, operational issues and daily operations summary.
+ Complete and submit daily operations report to the USPS and Matheson including TIMES data entry.
+ Conduct pre-shift meeting as directed by your manager
+ Ensure a smooth handover from one shift to another by briefing incoming Lead on current operations.
+ Lead the operation in the absence of the Manager or Supervisor.
Material handlers are responsible for loading and unloading sacks, tubs and trays of mail into and out of aircraft containers of various sizes. The smallest of these containers are approximately five feet high and the largest approximately eight feet high.
Daily assignments vary and may range from tug operations, mail handling, container management and dock work as needed based on incoming work.
Material Handlers while reporting to the manager or supervisor, will receive work direction from the Lead assigned to each shift.
Material handler must ensure timeliness; packaging, routing, and systems work is completed accurately and timely.
May be assigned to jobs on a rotating basis including sorting mail on a conveyor/roller system and then into rolling equipment used to transport the mail onto trucks; may be required to push this rolling equipment up a ramp and onto trailers as well as to reposition the equipment in the warehouse.
Follow all proper policies and procedures; instructions and details of work assigned
Material handler must ensure timeliness; packaging, routing, and systems work is completed accurately and timely.
Identify and label materials or mark information on containers.
Conveys materials from storage or work sites to designated area; when needed, record information on daily production sheet, truck dock manifest and VAP submission reports.
Follow all proper policies and procedures; instructions and details of work assigned
Safety & Compliance
Must be able to safely work with the containers, this requires utilizing a step aid, stepping up and down approximately 30 inches in order to get into and out of the container.
Ensure a safe work environment and abide by all Matheson safety rules
Apply basic skills and may develop advanced skills using tools and equipment appropriate for the position
Teamwork
Participate in stand up activities with cross functional teams including daily stretching exercises.
Participate and direct team in Lean Warehousing system on the floor.
Provide flexibility in timely transactions when moved to different work areas as assigned throughout the shift
Must be able to safely work with the containers, this requires utilizing a step aid, stepping up and down approximately 30 inches in order to get into and out of the container. Ensure a safe work environment and abide by all Matheson safety rules
Apply basic skills and may develop advanced skills using tools and equipment appropriate for the position
Participate in stand up activities with cross functional teams including daily stretching exercises.Participate and direct team in Lean Warehousing system on the floor.Provide flexibility in timely transactions when moved to different work areas as assigned throughout the shift

Matheson Companies

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Seattle, WA
98158 USA

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