Warehouse Lead

  • Location
    Oakville, Ontario
  • Job type
  • Category
    Warehousing - Warehouse Supervisor / Management

Adecco is currently hiring for a temporary to permanent Warehouse Lead to work full-time hours for our client in Oakville, ON. The Warehouse Lead is responsible for coordinating the overall production process for their assigned section as well as monitoring job and process flow and production output for the line. This position requires individuals who are strong communicators that can motivate a team to achieve certain targets. They also should possess excellent time management and problem-solving skills.  This role is eligible for a wage increase after 3 months working upon sucessful evaluation completion. . 

  • Pay rate:  $19.50-20/hour depending on experience - pay increase after 3months
  • Location: Oakville, ON
  • Availability Required: Days - 6:30am to 3pm or Afternoons - 3pm to 11:30pm
  • Job type: Temporary to Permanent
  • Here’s why you should apply:

  • Hires fast, pays weekly
  • 4% vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Responsibilities:

  • Receives report from production management at start of shift.
  • Run day to day production flow on assigned line, ensuring customer requirements are met. Updates performance/production board on an hourly basis
  • Translate the production requirements to planning board (if available) in your section.
  • Be the first level of support on any issue and if needed, notify supervisor daily of labor needs (no- shows or shortages)
  • Responsible for delegating tasks to staff in section including but not limited to ensuring associates stay on task and in work area, break-time adherence, maintaining flow and process expectations
  • Train staff and monitor their adherence to work instructions. Ensure initial training is complete and understand level of performance for section.
  • Monitor staff performance to established process times. If required, develop an improvement plan that also includes motivational techniques.
  • Monitor flow of product and adjust as needed to level stations and reducing constraint
  • In charge of 5S housekeeping standards and checklists are complete for area and that all signage is appropriate for work on rack in area.
  • Ensure Preventive Maintenance checklist are complete
  • Make sure all those online have product to work on at all times as well as the necessary tools/equipment needed to perform required tasks
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Requirements:

  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • Understanding of 5S Process
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate understanding of motivational techniques, interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate others.
  • Understanding of progressive discipline and escalation path if necessary
  • Understanding of product flow, troubleshooting, and production planning (Plan to Actual) Proven proactive problem-solving ability
  • Possesses excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse population, including all levels of management
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Previous section head experience/ demonstrated leadership and/or management ability preferred
  • Apply now to this Warehouse Lead job in Oakville, ON for immediate employment consideration and an Adecco Recruiter will be in touch with you soon.

    To find out more about Adecco Perks and what we can do for you please visit the link here: https://www.adecco.ca/en-ca/working-with-a-staffing-agency/adecco-perks/



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