DE Warehouse Lead

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

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DE Warehouse Lead

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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)

(a) Organize time and workload effectively

(b) Understand and follow directions

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

(d) Proficient communication skills

(e) Assess training needs

(f) Understand company policies, procedures, and product

(g) 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.

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

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

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

(k) Obtain pallet jack, narrow aisle license and forklift certification


EOE/AA Employer- We will not discriminate in our employment practices due to applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran or disability status

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Job Posting: 869269

Posted On: Nov 08, 2021

Updated On: Dec 08, 2021