Volt Workforce Solutions Warehouse Team Lead - Logistics in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Warehouse Team Lead - Logistics in Elk Grove Village, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Direct Hire

  • Location: Elk Grove Village, IL

  • Job Type: Industrial

  • Duration: N/A

  • Date Posted: 11/13/2018

  • Job ID: 148655

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 630-971-9711

Job Description

Volt is looking for a Warehouse Team Lead for a global logistics company who performs a key role in keeping world trade moving by offering air and ocean freight forwarding, global warehousing, reverse logistics, intermodal and multimodal transportation, and supply chain solutions to some of the world’s largest industries.

Summary:

The Team Lead-Warehouse is responsible to lead the warehouse team comprising of Traffic Clerks or Logistics Agents. Oversee daily operations of the team ensuring seamless functions in the warehouse. The Team Lead is responsible to maintain the warehouse area in a neat, orderly and inventoried manner.

Work Week

Monday Wednesday 8:30 PM 7:00 AM

Sunday 2:30 PM 1:00 AM

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee daily workload and ensure scheduled work is completed. This may require setting daily priorities and/or reassigning employees to other areas depending on daily work load.

  • Monitor shipping schedule to ensure shipments are being made accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Train new employees to follow correct procedures and practices in the warehouse.

  • Reports shortages, damages, non-conformances, and other discrepancies

  • Maintains accurate department records and documentation

  • Ensures customer specific requirements are met and provides assistance and support in resolving customer issues and concerns

  • Ensures proper equipment and tools are available for warehouse employees to perform daily activities

  • Logistics customer account responsibilities - may be required to manage inventory using web based technology and communication with customers on assigned accounts

  • Follows all procedures for safety and security, including challenging unknown visitors

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED plus three years of previous warehouse experience.

  • Prior experience in a lead position in the logistics industry is preferred.

  • Forklift Certification

  • HAZMAT Certification

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.