Distribution Foreperson, 1st Shift, Auburn, WA in Algona at Behr Process Corporation

Date Posted: 3/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB SCOPE/ SUMMARY:


  • Coordinate the safe and productive daily functioning of the warehouse in the shipment of orders
  • Enforce proper procedures regarding logging, storage, and loading or unloading of incoming inventory
  • Provide supervision and guidance to warehouse workers

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:


Supervise the warehouse staff to ensure proper stock rotation.


Delegate and prioritize the picking of customer orders.


Insure that all orders are shipped with the correct products, including all tinting.


Coordinate all shipping and receiving functions with trucking company representatives and the Corporate Transportation Department.


Release customer orders in the system “PGI”.


JOB QUALIFICATIONS:


EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/TRAINING:

Educational attainment equivalent to high school graduation

Considerable stock control and warehousing experience

Work in a lead or supervisory capacity


KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES RECOMMENDED FOR POSITION:

Possess a clear understanding of supervisory principles and techniques

Ability to communicate effectively

Ability to organize and delegate orders to meet deadlines and to coordinate shipping of products on time

Ability to demonstrate operation and use of forklift, deep reach, lift truck, pallet rider, shrink wrap machine, tint machine and paint shakers

Ability to train warehouse center staff

Possess extensive knowledge of warehouse equipment set-up operations and maintenance