Safelite

About Safelite

 

Job Category:

Warehouse

Location:

Wood Dale, Illinois

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

60191

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Phone:

518-496-2854

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Lead Warehouse Associate

Safelite - Wood Dale, Illinois

Posted: 10/14/2018

The Warehouse Lead provides front-line direction and support to Warehouse Associates and Drivers, picks and processes orders, replenishes stock, and loads company delivery and service vehicles.

Find a career. Gain a family.

Safelite will be unlike any place you've ever worked. (This won't be just the daily grind!) You'll join caring and passionate teams that collaborate to make a difference, deliver extraordinary results and bring unexpected happiness. Every day. Your effort, heart and creative ideas will be valued and rewarded. And we care about your well-being. So, we'll strive to give you what you need to be happy at work and at home.

Essential Activities:

  • Coaches associates on warehouse operational practices and procedures, equipment operation, glass-handling methods, and safety procedures
  • Receives incoming glass and supply items, logs items into company system, and stocks items in the proper location
  • Enforces policies and procedures to ensure efficient, effective, and safe warehouse operations
  • Evaluates current processes and procedures and recommends changes to warehouse management
  • Assists in inventory picking and packing of inventory to be shipped and loading of company vehicles
  • Assists with warehouse associate scheduling
  • May train associates on a variety of position related processes, procedures, and tasks
  • Operates Safelite Group vehicles according to policy and procedure and may make deliveries
  • Contributes ideas on ways to reduce warehouse cost per unit and increase productivity
  • Maintains working knowledge of warehouse data system and performs various tasks within the system
  • Assists with inventory of parts to verify accuracy of location and quantity
  • May be responsible for vehicle maintenance
  • May be responsible for the physical opening and closing of assigned warehouse
  • Carries out sales plan for assigned location
  • Evaluates parts for quality
  • Attends and participates in various meetings
  • Assists in resolving associate and customer complaints in an ethical and timely manner
  • Provides World Class customer service

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • One year experience as a Warehouse Associate or equivalent experience
  • Auto aftermarket experience helpful
  • Basic warehouse and inventory practices and procedures; preferably within the glass industry
  • Valid power equipment certifications and truck operator's licence required
  • Knowledge of entry level supervisory principles and practices
  • Ability to work independently demonstrating initiative
  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle and feel, talk, hear, and lift up to 75 pounds
  • Skill in verbal and written communication

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We're known as an auto glass company. That's the focus of what we do. But we're much more -- we're a growing and evolving service brand. And what really makes us unique is our people. Because at our core, we're a People Powered organization -- and our people come first and our culture matters. We'll help you find a fulfilling career path and encourage you to have a life. Let us be the best place you'll ever work.

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