Lead Coordinator - Shipping

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/26/18
Windsor Locks, CT
Manufacturing
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/26/18

Position Details

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

 

?        Assists the Supervisor in the day-to-day operations of the shipping department.

?        Disburses load schedules and ensures a smooth workflow through the assigned departments.

?        Coordinates the staging area, organizes special packaging.

?        Performs the various operations in the department as needed.

 

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

 

?        Disburses load schedules for the truck loaders ensuring a smooth workflow. Provides

?        direction to loaders and material handlers in the assigned departments.

?        Coordinates the special packaging such as Sam's and cartons off the schedule and controlling product flow to truck loaders.

?        Trains new employees assigned to departments and current employees regarding new procedures.

?        Load trucks as needed.

?        Perform special packaging duties as needed.

?        Performs duties in a safe and efficient manner. Maintains work area in a clean and orderly fashion.

?        Provides assistance to other production functions as requested.

?        Performs other duties as assigned.

 

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

 

Required:

 

?        Ability to read and write English

?        Must be at least age 18

?        Prior experience working in the department as an operator.

 

Preferred:

 

?        Previous supervisory/leadership experience.

 

 WORKER ATTRIBUTES

 

?        Good interpersonal and communication skills

?        Good organizational skills

?        Good hand/eye coordination and ability sort items

?        Ability to interpret and support standards, policies and procedures established by Serta, or Federal/State/Local agencies.

 

 WORK ENVIRONMENT

 

Work requires frequent/constant walking and working at a fast pace to maintain floor space for product being loaded. Work involves exposure to usual hazards found in a manufacturing environment. Work also involves heavy lifting of product and components on a regular basis.

 

JOB RELATIONSHIPS

 

?        SUPERVISED BY: Plant Manager and Plant Supervisor; may receive direction from the Plant Administrator

?        SUPERVISES: Provides direction to operators in the assigned department.

 

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