DE Warehouse Lead

at Dot Foods, Inc. in Bear, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Location: Bear, DE Department: Warehouse Reports To: Warehouse Shift Manager

Your Role: Provides hands-on leadership on the warehouse floor by training, monitoring, and evaluating assigned personnel and actively leading the receiving, warehousing, and shipping of product in a manner consistent with company service and cost objectives.

+ Safely and efficiently utilize the warehouse material handling equipment

+ Trains assigned personnel to accurately and consistently use warehouse management systems

+ Trains assigned personnel in safe and efficient use of material handling equipment and supplies

+ Serves as a coach and mentor

+ Communicates work expectations and results achieved

+ Leads lean thinking initiatives to remove waste from all aspects of the position

Role Specifics:

+ Schedule: To be determined. 2 openings available

+ Indoor work with hot and humid or cold temperature extremes

+ Possible need to arrive before and/or stay after shift to fulfill responsibilities

+ Extensive standing/walking while operating warehouse equipment

+ Regular physical activity, including lifting up to 60 pounds on a regular basis

We Need You To Have:

+ High school diploma or GED

+ Strong organization skills

+ Strong communication skills

+ No steps of discipline

We’d Like You To Have:

+ Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

+ Prior experience in an environment that promotes safety

+ Leadership experience

+ Completed or in the process of completing the Achieve program

What Can Dot Offer You?

As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 61 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

+ Wage Range: $TBD

+ Flexible work environment

+ Significant advancement opportunities

Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.

EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.

Requirements: (All Leads)


Organize time and workload effectively


Understand and follow directions


Set priorities, anticipate problems, meet deadlines, and work independently as well as with others


Proficient communication skills


Assess training needs


Understand company policies, procedures, and product


Demonstrate courtesy and respect for fellow employees, enthusiasm, professional work ethic, and willingness to assume responsibility, accept and give constructive criticism, exercise good judgement, cooperative spirit, and a positive attitude.


Work and lead positively and cooperatively with others to create effective work relationships.


High school or GED and previous warehouse experience is a must.


Must have the ability to lift cases up to 60 lb., and to lift 25-50 LB cases frequently.


Obtain pallet jack, narrow aisle license and forklift certification

Job ID: 2021-10634

External Company Name: Dot Foods Inc.

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Job Posting: JC194530248

Posted On: Oct 10, 2021

Updated On: Dec 03, 2021