Schwan's Home Delivery Warehouse Lead in Newton, New Jersey
Job ID: WAREH013986
As a Warehouse Lead you will be working in the freezer, leading the day-to-day tasks of the warehouse. You will be responsible for the training and onboarding of new team members. Top performers can have the opportunity to grow into various roles within the company including, Route Sales Representatives, Area Manager and more! Show us what you got!
Position Type: Full-time
Schedule: 11pm - 7am, Monday - Friday (weekends on exception)
Starting Wage: $ 23/hour
Duties and Responsibilities:
You unload frozen food product up to 50 pounds from semis into warehouse freezers.
You load frozen food from warehouse freezers into delivery trucks.
Safety is our number one priority! You will be trained on how to safely back up trucks for loading and driving them through depot lot.
Inventory Control of our trucks and freezer.
Care for our products, trucks, clean environment, culture and team members.
Use lists to dispense and receive information including product codes and customer pre-orders.
General upkeep of facility including cleaning and/or maintenance.
The hours vary by location and size of the depots, but generally this position is an overnight shift, i.e. 2am – 10:30am, 4am – 12:30pm.
You will be eligible for vacation and holiday pay, multiple health, dental and vision plans, Employee Incentive Program, and a 401K plan with a company contribution, plus much more, including an employee discount!
To ensure that your safety we provide the proper protective clothing, including, freezer jackets, boots, gloves and glasses. We also provide safety training in driving our trucks, proper lifting, use of equipment, and general warehouse safety.
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or Equivalent
2+ years of related warehouse experience preferred
2+ years of supervisor experience preferred
Must meet the Federal DOT eligibility requirements, including appropriate driver's license and medical certification. NO CDL license required
Values of honesty, responsibility, reliability and team support
Comfortable with computer technology; i.e hand-held computers, running reports, MS Office programs; or have a willingness to learn
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work physically in freezer environments for 4-8 hours per day, loading and unloading trucks, and standing for 8-hour shifts
Ability to work independently for part or all of shift
Member of the military? We thank you for your service! As a strong supporter of our men and women in uniform, we will consider recent military experience as a great prerequisite to a career at Schwan’s!
Schwan’s Home Service is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class.