Lead, Material Handling (Melrose Park) in Melrose Park, IL at Innovel

Date Posted: 3/18/2020

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    2065 George Street
    Melrose Park, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 995792BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Distribution/Logistics/Warehouse
Store ID: 45091: SLS Melrose Park MDO

Pay: $15/hr. with a $0.25 increase at 90 days and $1 increase at 1 year.
Hours: 5:30am - 2:00pm
Days: Tuesday - Saturday

The Material Handling Lead is responsible for supporting overall leadership of inbound and outbound functions. This position ensures quality and productivity goals and standards are achieved.

Job Requirements

• Identifies, researches and solves problems and irregularities as they arise
• Drives a lift truck
• Develops associates
• Communicates and prepares feedback to the Assistant Manager and Manager on the performance of associates
• Assists with input on support associates' performance reviews (annual and mid-year)
• Maintains department quality and productivity metrics
• Attends management meetings
• Participates in daily activities of shipping and receiving as needed
• Supports inventory management
• Assures efficient operations of all parts functions, including bin maintenance and cycle counts
• Dispositions non-conformances in the system, and ensures status is updated
• Performs other duties as assigned

• Ability to read, write, and speak English
• Ability to lead others to deliver business results
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Ability to work productively and effectively when faced with stressful situations, including maintaining effective interactions with
• Ability to work well with others in a group, cooperate with others, offer to help when needed and foster a team climate that brings
out the best in team members
• Ability to collaborate and build relationships with others to get the job done and deliver high performance results
• Ability to generate alternative solutions when faced with a problem, and to evaluate the consequences of choosing each
alternative and select the most promising
• Ability to apply appropriate use of safety procedures and equipment to protect the Company and customer assets, including
personal protective equipment (i.e., back belt, safety glasses)
• Ability to work in a Distribution Center or Warehouse environment (non-air conditioned and limited heat)
• Ability to work variable and flexible hours, including overtime
• Strong leadership and mentoring skills
• Effective time management skills
• Proficient skill in using computer systems and standard software applications
• Outstanding customer service skills
• Proficient analytical and quantitative skills
• Detail oriented and organizational skills
• Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
• Ability to be open to change, and effectively implement change quickly
• Ability to frequently lift, carry, push, or pull up to 10 lbs.; occasionally up to 100 lbs.
• Ability to frequently bend, reach outward, walk, and sit; and occasionally squat, kneel, twist, turn, climb, crawl, reach above
shoulder, handle and finger objects, stand, and type using a keyboard
• Ability to drive an automatic vehicle

• 18 years of age or older