Logistics

Fredericksburg, VA, US, 22407

Warehouse Team Lead

Lidl US, LLC & Affiliates provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to, including but not limited to, race, sex, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity or expression, national origin or ethnicity, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, disability, or veteran status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

 

Role Information

Lidl US Job Description

 

Job Title: Warehouse Team Lead

Department: Logistics

Business Unit: Operations

Reports To: Regional Logistics Manager

Supervisory Role: Yes

FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Summary

The team lead position supports the Logistics Manager by providing insight into warehouse processes and is responsible for leading staff within the Distribution Center according to standard operating procedures (SOP’s) and Lidl US procedures.

Essential Functions

  • Motivate staff within assigned area, ensuring tasks are completed and procedures followed
  • Provide a strong floor presence and understanding of warehouse processes in order to set an example for others to follow
  • Assist Logistics Manager with minimizing costs and improving efficiency of staff and processes
  • Ensure all staff are trained on necessary equipment and all related certifications/training are up to date
  • Ensure all safety precautions are being taken in accordance with state and federal laws and internal procedures
  • Support in the management of inventory process and stock control, warehouse cleanliness, and control of external vendors
  • Supervise, manage, and direct a team of one or more employees
  • Ensure all tasks are completed
  • Create and review reports
  • Carry out quality checks
  • Motivate and engage staff
  • Identify and resolve problems
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment for store orders to be processed and distributed in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Required

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Knowledge of retail/distribution environment and managing associates
  • Knowledge of inventory control and OSHA regulations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Attention to detail
  • Public speaking

 

Required Education, Certifications/ Licenses, Related Experience

  • Diploma or GED required
  • 1 – 2 years of experience in related field required
  • In lieu of Diploma, 3 – 5 years of experience in related field will meet the education and related experience requirements listed above

 

Physical Job Requirements

  • This position requires the ability to remain in a stationary (standing and/or seated) position more than half the time
  • The person in this position may need to move about the store(s), distribution center(s), warehouse(s), and/or corporate office(s) more than half the time
  • The person in this role must be able to position him/herself (ex: kneel, crawl, crouch down) less than half the time
  • The person in this position must be able to maneuver (lift, move, carry, slide, etc.) 40 – 75 lbs.
  • This position operates machinery and/or equipment that requires the constant use of hands/fingers/wrists (ex: typing, sweeping, slicing deli meat, operating the Point of Sale system, etc.) more than half the time
  • This position requires the ability to spend less than half the time viewing computer monitors
  • This position is exposed to non-climate controlled workspace(s) more than half the time
  • This position is exposed to outdoor weather conditions less than half the time
  • This position is exposed to hazard/chemical materials less than half the time
  • This position operates heavy machinery less than half the time and the individual in this role must be able to meet all safety requirements of the respective equipment
  • The person in this position must be able to identify and distinguish between colors less than half the time

 

Travel Requirements

  • This position commutes between regional offices/distribution centers less than 25% of the time within a day
  • This position requires overnight domestic travel less than 25% of the time
  • This position requires overnight international travel less than 25% of the time
  • Anticipated travel will be by car, air, and/or train

 

 

Preferred

At a Glance

Location: 

Fredericksburg, VA, US, 22407

Job Type:  Full Time
Reference Number:  14201

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