Are you able to effectively command a room? Want to test or enhance your skills in a fast-paced environment? If you are looking for an opportunity to expand your experience in a warehouse environment, then this is the position for you!
Our client first opened as a family business over 40 years ago and are a fast-growing retailer of contemporary and modern furniture. They are looking for a Team Leader for their brand-new warehouse which has just opened in Langley.
---Coordinating a team of 8-10 associates;
Welcoming and training new employees;
Collaborating in physical work with the team;
Operating a reach forklift to move products;
Conducting daily team meetings in accordance with each day’s action plan;
Planning operations and resource allocations for shipping and receiving;
Relaying real-time information to the team to maximize production;
Ensuring all products are placed on the trucks in a safe and efficient manner;
Communicating frequently with the manager to optimize operations;
Ensuring compliance with the standards for the merchandise;
Maintaining a safe work environment and reporting and recording any incidences;
Actively encouraging positive culture, teamwork, and collaboration;
Carrying out other tasks as related to this position.
If you are ready to take on new challenges, we would like to meet you!
Competitive salary paid weekly;
Full time, permanent position;
Room for advancement within the company;
Brand new facility and state-of-the-art equipment;
Employee breakroom and cafeteria with full amenities;
Free parking on site.
Successful supervisory or leadership experience;
Previous experience in a transportation or warehouse setting;
Valid forklift license for reach truck;
Knowledge of equipment handling procedures;
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
Ability to exert some effort, including being active, standing for long periods of time, and maneuvering items up to 70 lbs.
Effectively lead and motivate others while remaining a team player;
Think on their feet to solve problems in a fast-paced environment;