Warehouse Team Lead Job in Woodbridge for Kuehne + Nagel | Jobs.ca

Warehouse Team Lead

September 4 2021
Industries Goods transportation, Warehousing
Categories General Labor, Warehouse, Trades, Technicians, Construction, Transport, Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing
Woodbridge, ON
Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity to showcase your skills? Here's the perfect chance, within the greatest global logistics company!

Your Role

In addition to their standard job duties, the Team Lead performs below duties.

Your Responsibilities

Warehouse Operations:

  • Follow programs implemented to ensue the efficient and cost-effective operation utilization of the facility;
  • Oversee all warehouse services including receiving, storing, shipping, handling; returned/damaged goods, maintenance, and administrative duties;
  • Act as a liaison between Management and front line employees;
  • Complete multiple leadership and direct labour tasks with minimal supervision;

People Management:

  • Comply with all Health/Safety/Security programs to ensure the safety of all personnel, equipment and property;
  • Strive for continuous improvement in all facets of warehouse operations;
  • Ensure adequate training of staff;
  • Keep teams up to date with daily operational issues, priorities, and tasks;
  • Train new hires and casual labourers;
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Your Skills and Experiences

  • 2+ years' experience working in a Warehouse/Distribution Centre;
  • Experience in leading teams will be considered an asset;
  • Direct experience with distribution centre processes required (receiving, picking, packing, shipping, returns, value added processing and sub-assembly);
  • Strong customer orientation and problem solving skills;
  • Proven ability to delegate tasks and prioritize work;
  • Assist team by receiving, picking, packing, shipping, returns, value added processing and sub-assembly to ensure deadlines are met;
  • Certification operating materials handling equipment (MHE) is considered an asset (i.e. counter balance, reach truck, order pickers);
  • Excellent understanding of warehouse operations and cost structures;
  • Knowledge of and compliance with health and safety standards.
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