Shipping & Receiving Team Lead

Up to $16.50 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits and bonus!

Bedford Park

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Warehouse / Shipping and Receiving
Shipping & Receiving Team Lead
Up to $16.50 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits and bonus!
Bedford Park

As the Shipping and Receiving Team Lead, your job duties and responsibilities will include:

- Reporting to the Warehouse Manager
- Supervising the Forklift Drivers
- Managing the workload within the warehouse
- Scheduling shipments with carriers
- Assigning load numbers
- Generating all required shipping paperwork
- Verifying the accuracy and completeness of all shipments
- Troubleshooting and resolving any shipment-related issues
- Creating daily reports
- Arranging for temporary labor using labor agencies during high-volume periods
- Providing coaching, mentorship and direction to Forklift Drivers
- Performing other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include the following experience:

- At least two years of shipping and receiving experience
- Experience generating/creating shipping paperwork
- Team lead, supervisory and/or management experience
- Forklift experience

In addition to the following qualifications:

- Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
- Accurate data entry skills
- Above-average communication skills
- Problem-solving skills
- Organization and accuracy in your work
- A team player's mentality
- The ability to lead, mentor and direct others
- The ability to consistently meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

PLUSES... That may enable you to stand out as a candidate for this job include:

+++ Fluency in Spanish [read, write, speak]

+++ Forklift certification

Our client is a distributor of collectibles and toys.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done in-person during office hours, before or after hours, by Skype or by phone if needed.

JG ID #18-1904 - Bedford Park, IL 60638

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Supply Chain 2 - Logistics, Transportation, Dispatch, Warehouse, Freight, Import, Export, Customs, etc. Management Skills - People or Projects, Wholesalers, Brokers, Distributors, Retailers, Importers, Trade, Exchange

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