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Warehouse Associate - Inbound Lead 3rd Shift in Florence, AL at Books-A-Million, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/29/2019

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Job Description

Job Description:

Job Description: 

The Receiving Lead reports directly to the Receiving Manager. Provides leadership to the Receiving clerks as needed. Responsible for completing the work of an Receiving clerk. The Receiving Lead performs all Receiving functions including but not limited to: : Receiving, scanning, counting, and unloading trucks. The Receiving lead demonstrates behavior that supports AWBC core values.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Roles and Responsibilities

    Supervises receiving clerks as they perform their duties

    • Receive product using an RF scanner.
    • Scan or key orders per established process.
    • Responsible for following all safety rules, regulations and guidelines.
    • Other duties as assigned.

The Successful Candidate Must Have:


*Excellent Communication Skills

*A Strong desire to mentor, coach and train.

*Knowledge of AS400 Preferred

*Knowledge of Microsoft Office/Excel

*Detail Oriented / Multi Task

*Ability to monitor the deadlines of others

*Efficient / Flexible

*Proven Ability to Lead in a Fast-Paced Environment

*Excellent Attendance with Great Positive Attitude

*Previous warehouse experience preferred.

*Prior experience using radio-frequency scanner preferred.

*Ability to make on the spot decisions based on training and experience.

* Previous PIT certified, or willing to be trained to be.

Job Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High school diploma preferred or equivalent.

Preferred Skills

  • Previous warehouse experience preferred.
  • Prior experience using radio-frequency scanner preferred.
  • Ability to make on the spot decisions based on training and experience.

Physical and Environmental Requirements

  • Continuously stand up to 4 hours.
  • Walk between 4-6 miles a day. Walking short distances through the department/building.
  • Use hands/arms to pick and carry product and operate required equipment.
  • Lift objects up to 50 lbs. with or without assistance.
  • Speak in English with or without an assistive device.
  • Hear without an assistive device.
  • Read and write legibly. Including very small print.
  • Accurately identify the correct items from their correct location.

Continuously stand, stoop, bend, kneel, reach, push/pull, scanning, counting, keying orders, cleaning, carrying, and move freight. Including repetitive motion..

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