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Lead Warehouse Associate

Brown West Logistics Cleveland, TN, USA

Compensation

$18 to $20 Hourly

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type

Full-Time

Why Work Here?

“West Logistics has been a leader in providing warehousing services and solutions for 65 years. We offer competitive wages and benefits.”

Position Overview:

Operate MHE to move and handle freight. Deliver quality service to customers and achieve required performance goals. Lead other hourly warehouse employees to successfully perform operations in a shipping/receiving warehouse.

Schedule: Second shift 2:00 pm until 10:30 pm

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively interact with customers, OTR truck drivers, suppliers and employees
  • Complete daily safety and MHE inspections
  • Coordinate activities of other hourly employees to ensure compliance with productivity and safety goals
  • Satisfy employee productivity and inventory accuracy goals in respect to:
    • Unloading/Loading of shipment
    • Ensuring exact number and type of product is received and shipped
    • Moving product to storage locations; stacking/storing merchandise
    • Picking and preparing product for shipment
  • Count, weigh, and otherwise determine the actual quantity of inventory being handled
    • Received
    • Picked and shipped
  • Provide timely and accurate communication to site management and site customer service personnel
  • Perform daily housekeeping tasks to standard
  • Operate equipment safely and behave in compliance with company policy and site management expectations

Required Skills:

Education

  • High school degree required or equivalent work experience

Experience

  • Three to Five years of relevant experience

Knowledge and Skills

  • Prior use of MHE and/or MHE certification
  • Willingness to tackle additional responsibilities
  • Ability to deliver successful results with increased task load
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Must demonstrate responsible work habits and satisfy

Pre-employment requirements, including background check and drug screen

Environment and physical requirements

  • Must be able to sit a minimum of eight (8) hours per day and must be able to stand/climb stairs as required
  • Must be able to twist, stoop, squat, crouch, and reach above shoulder level on regular basis
  • Must be able to lift 35 pounds on regular basis
  • Position may be exposed to heavy duty tractors and trailers, gas and diesel engines, maintenance areas, shipping and receiving docks, material handling equipment, warehouse personnel, and OTR drivers
  • Minimal travel time

About Brown West Logistics:

For 65 years, West Logistics has been a leader in providing unique warehousing services and solutions at our contract, dedicated and public warehousing facilities. Our company currently owns or manages over 2,500,000 square feet of space in 17 locations across nine states - North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Nevada, and Pennsylvania.