In this role, you will motivate and manage hourly associates to achieve performance goals, productivity, accuracy and quality control standards. You will lead your team in ensuring the daily, weekly and monthly planning of your departments. You will make recommendations and improvements to department processes and procedures, participate in the hiring, training and coaching of associates and use operational reports to evaluate department performance and ensure expectations are met. You will collaborate with the Fulfillment Center Team Manager and the other management of the Fulfillment Center to operate within all guidelines and partner for success.
Safety is our utmost priority so, in this role, we will look to you to ensure safe work practices and embrace and foster our safety culture.
In your role as a leader, you will be essential to the success of Staples Supply Chain as we deliver to our customers.
What You Bring To The Table
Ability to accurately calculate and plan and adjust headcount required to meet department’s objectives.
Ability to foster communication and teamwork among staff and to collaborate with all members of your team, at all levels to ensure successful customer outcomes.
Understanding of and ability to use Fulfilment/Distribution technology (i.e. WMS where appropriate, hardware and software components).
Ability to adopt our safety procedures quickly and ensure safe work practices.
Ability to demonstrate analytical thinking and problem-solving.
Inclusive nature that seeks common ground, listens to others and advocates for the best solutions for the customer and for employees.
Commitment to lead by example and to a growth mindset as a leader, customer advocate and contributor.
Ability to be comfortable working in a warehouse environment with seasonal temperature variations.
Basic English language skills (both verbal and written).
What’s Needed- Basic Qualifications
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1+ year of experience working in a warehouse environment
Ability to pass a drug screen to the extent legally permissible
Ability to lift, lower, push, pull or carry product up to a maximum of 70 pounds by hand
Inclusive culture with associate-led Business Resource Groups
Flexible PTO (22 days) and Holiday Schedule (7 observed paid holidays)
Online and Retail Discounts, Company Match 401(k), Physical and Mental Health Wellness programs, and more!