Shipping Lead - Military Veterans

at Johnson Controls, Inc.
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Houston, TX

Overall Responsibilities: This position reports to and works closely with the Shipping/Receiving Supervisors to answer customer and vendor inquiries, assist in the shipping/receiving process, and provide order management or materials group with information, primarily through daily clerical activities.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure upcoming hourly employee vacations are covered
  • Update attendance checklist
  • Monitor productivity
  • Cross train others to fill in on other jobs
  • Help organize returned goods
  • Work closely with new leads and other departments
  • Monitor downtime and document
  • Update vacation calendar
  • Be proficient at running all shifts
  • Train all the staff on each job
  • Coordinate the work of all workers as directed by Supervisor
  • Department organization and housekeeping
  • Encourage and motivate team members, work well with subordinates and coworkers
  • Set yourself apart as a leader from your subordinates and lead by example
  • Provide clear and precise instructions
  • Respond to all management needs and instructions
  • Handle all issues professionally and do not engage in any verbal arguments and altercations with coworkers or subordinates
  • Be a champion for Koch Filter
  • Adhere to the Company’s confidentiality policy and Managements’ instructions
  • Team Leaders must have exceptional attendance.
  • Perform other duties directed by the supervisor.
  • Must know and follow all company safety policies and procedures.
  • Maintain warehouse housekeeping and 5S.
  • Perform these and other comparable related duties as instructed by management.
  • Participate in all HPT functions

  • Maintains shipping/receiving related documents either hard copy or computer based, that are well organized, accurate, easily accessible, and in accordance with set departmental standards as well as being ISO compliant.
  • Creates and updates system information related to the shipping/receiving department accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Orders shipping/receiving related supplies as required preventing possibility of shortages.
  • Prepares, processes and distributes documents such as picking tickets, bills of lading, packing lists, route sheets, field returns, etc. Checks receipts for accuracy.
  • Receives purchase orders and part returns in the system, documenting issues related to those receipts.
  • Operates standard office equipment including Personal Computer, FAX, copier, scanner, other carrier’s PC based systems, etc.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. This position also requires a broad knowledge of warehouse management systems. The individual must have a demonstrated knowledge of warehouse procedures including but not limited to, warehouse layout, maintaining warehouse inventory accuracy, safe material loading both in the warehouse and within a trailer, knowledge of load closing and the discipline to maintain productivity and efficiency in an environment with little direct supervision.

Houston, TX

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