Warehouse Dock Lead-Detroit, MI in Livonia, MI at Party City

Date Posted: 4/30/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Livonia, MI
  • Experience:
    1 to 2 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTION: Under the supervision of the Logistics Manager this person will perform a variety of jobs that apply to the shipping and receiving docks

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Monitor both incoming and outgoing seasonal merchandise for local PC stores. Create ASN's and place product in corresponding holding areas. Responsible for cycle count audits on the PC merchandise. Work directly with logistics coordinators for daily inbound/ outbound shipments. Prepare daily pre-ship pallet staging. Supervise that the merchandise is correctly labeled. Ensure that all proper shipping labels and any other required shipping documents on the dock. Responsible for overseeing that the pallets are properly scanned out of the system when being loaded onto outbound carriers. Directly supervise and train up to six seasonal temp employees to assist with pre-ship staging, labeling. loading and unloading carriers as required by business needs. Ensure that all daily completed shipping documents are tuned back into the Logistics coordinators at the end of daily shift. Other task/ projects as assigned by Management.

Company offers great benefits; PTO/Sick Days, Vacation, 401K with company match, STD and LTD, Employee Discount, Medical, Dental and Vision.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: This person would have excellent communication skills, ability to work directly with other departments, vendors and other warehouse personal. Proficient on Microsoft office. Ability to be trained and operate warehouse equipment. Organized, logical and detail oriented. Ability to prioritize day to day needs/task. Must have good problem solving skills and ability to adapt quickly to changes. Person must be available for overtime based on the company needs nights, weekends.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR WORK EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma, some college is preferred. 1-2 years related experience.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Clean, dry commercial/distribution center

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to lift boxes with an average weight of 25 lbs and a maximum of 50 lbs. Ability to stand, walk for long periods of time, frequent stopping, bending and crouching also.

HOURS OF WORK: 8:00AM -- 4:30PM-Overtime as required by business needs