Warehouse Lead

Schneider Electric Costa Mesa, CA

About the Job

Schneider Electric™ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment: https://youtu.be/NlLJMv1Y7Hk .

Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

What do you get to do in this position

Warehouse leads oversee the supply chain process in factory, liaise with customers and suppliers, manage and supervise employees and their performance, and ensure that safety regulations are met. Warehouse leads typically work shifts which can include early starts, late finishes, and weekends. During busy periods, there may be a need to work overtime. People in this role should have a commitment to getting tasks completed and a hands-on approach to work. This role is well-suited for people with leadership capabilities, excellent communication skills, and a keen attention to detail.
Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain Inventory
Warehouse leads organize and maintain inventory and stock control. They ensure that the storage areas and warehouse is kept clean and tidy, which includes identifying areas where processes could be improved and work practices amended.
Measure Performance
Recruiting and training employees is key to a warehouse lead's role, and part of this task is to monitor the performance of staff and raise any issues or further training requirements. Warehouse leads also track the performance of the warehouse overall to ensure that it's running smoothly.
Monitor Shipments
Warehouse leads are responsible for monitoring shipments and deliveries, which are maintained via an items record and documents. Warehouse leads utilize reports to maintain their knowledge of the warehouse project statuses.
Communicate with Internal Customers and Clients
If there are any issues with a delivery, warehouse leads will communicate with them to resolve the problem and ensure that the orders are fulfilled.
Assist with Administrative Tasks
Warehouse leads prepare and process all paperwork relating to the shipping of orders for customers as well as processing invoices for each delivery. This involves mailing invoices and other related documents to customers.
Warehouse Lead Skills and Qualifications
Warehouse leads have strong people management skills, work well as part of a team, are able to work to tight deadlines under pressure. Typically, employers will require a bachelor's degree in a management-based subject, as well as some prior supervisory experience and the following abilities:
· Communication Skills - Warehouse leads provide clear verbals or writtern instructions so that the expectations of employee roles are understood
· Numerical Abilities - An understanding of finance, databases, and spreadsheets is important to this role, so warehouse leads have strong numeracy skills to carry out these tasks efficiently
· Customer Service - Warehouse leads achieve high levels of customer satisfaction through excellence in receiving, dispatching, and in the quality of goods
· Teamwork - As team leaders, warehouse leads assist their colleagues when necessary and are polite and helpful at all times to ensure a smooth running of the warehouse
· Leadership Skills - Warehouse leads motivate their team, provide guidance, and delegate tasks, which requires strong leadership skills

This job might be for you if:
Proven working experience as a warehouse worker
• Steel Toe Boots required
• Familiarity with modern warehousing practices and methods
• Good organizational and time management skills
• Ability to lift heavy objects
• High school degree

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success - on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric: https://youtu.be/6D2Av1uUrzY .

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