VT Industries Shipping Dept. Lead in Rome, Georgia
Shipping Dept. Lead at VT Industries
Date Posted: 10/13/2021
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VT Industries, one of the country's largest family-owned and operated manufacturers of commercial & residential doors and countertop surfaces, is growing! VT's Rome, GA. facility has an immediate need for a Team Lead in our Shipping Department (1st shift ).
The ideal candidate for this position has 2+ years' experience working in a Shipping Dept. leadership role (preferably in a manufacturing environment), has a positive can-do attitude with the ability to motivate and direct a team of individuals, and is committed to workplace Safety.
This role is eligible for a $1,500 New Hire Bonus!!!
Serve as a role model all standards/processes and on-the-job behavior to create a positive and inclusive work environment
Lead & participate in daily start up meetings for shipping department
Delegate and assign tasks for scheduled shift in coordination with the Shipping Supervisor
Monitor the progress of shipping department team members throughout the shift
Assist in cross-training efforts within the department
Coordinate timely departures of outbound freight, document, and track performance
Ensure Shipping goals are met safely and efficiently along with other team members
Assist in diagramming loads based on height & weight requirements
Communicate to appropriate departments information regarding returned goods & missed shipments
Provide coverage for Shipping Supervisor and other team members in the dept when needed
Follow Continuous Improvement, Quality and Lean concepts to assure operational protocol are used daily
Assist Shipping Supervisor in supporting, coaching, and providing feedback to Shipping team members
Understand the process flow, help identify root cause(s) for issues and develop plans to address and eliminate root cause(s)
Participate/contribute to other facility functions such as Safety, Environmental, and LEAN initiatives
Follow, promote, and serve as a role model for all safety policies and procedures
Foster and maintain a positive work environment
Use required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Keep work area clean and organized
Other duties as assigned by Shipping Department Supervisor
Schedule: Mon – Sat, 7:00am – 5:30pm (mandatory overtime when required)
Strong mentoring and training skills
Advanced problem-solving capabilities
Advanced written and verbal communication skills
Excellent people and team-building capabilities
Ability to adapt to change and maintain composure and professionalism in stressful situations
High level of integrity, empathy, and respect
Must be able to pass a Post-offer, Pre-employment drug screen and physical assessment
Must be 18 years of age or older
Leadership & forklift experience strongly preferred
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Employee Type: Full-Time
Location: Rome , GA (https://www.jobs.net/jobs/vt-industries/en-us/search/United-States/location/Georgia/Rome/)
Job Type: Distribution - Shipping (https://www.jobs.net/jobs/vt-industries/en-us/search/United-States/category/Distribution-sep-Shipping/) Manufacturing Warehouse (https://www.jobs.net/jobs/vt-industries/en-us/search/United-States/category/Warehouse/)
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 10/13/2021
Why would a company that is so successful choose to keep its corporate headquarters in Northwest Iowa? Largely because of the people who work so diligently to see that VT Industries continues to grow and succeed. When you walk through our facilities, it’s easy to see the hard work and dedication our people put forward. Today, VT has nine manufacturing facilities located across the U.S. and Canada.
VT Industries is family-owned and operated, with a commitment toward continual growth and improvement. Employees are offered competitive wages and benefits packages.
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