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Warehouse Lead

Company: Aktiebolaget Electrolux
Location: Fairburn
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It's about improving the everyday lives of millions. By being sustainable and open to new ideas we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

The Warehouse Lead is a critical role within the Fairburn Warehouse operation and is required to ensure the accurate and on-time receipt of inbound loads and outbound customer shipments. This position requires reacting to all management requirements with a sense of urgency to ensure high service levels. This role includes understanding the inventory layout within the facility and effective communication with inbound / outbound clamp operators and carriers for pick-up and drop-off schedules. This individual will also be responsible for the effective use of WMS for the generating of picklists, put away lists, load sheets, and outbound BOLs.


  • Work in tandem with various departments and maintain flexible attitude supporting all the work that helps achieving organizational goals.
  • Provide leadership to staff by establishing clear expectations and acting as a role model and assist with planning, overseeing, and participating in the warehouse operations and activities, this includes operating a clamp truck.
  • Coordinates unloading and loading of inbound/outbound shipments, orderly stacking of product, and picking/staging of outbound shipments in accordance with EMS expectations (safety, quality, and delivery).
  • Directs efficient operation of the department and ensure procedures are documented and followed.
  • Identify damaged and defective products and partner with the Warehouse Supervisor to ensure that it is accounted for and has proper resolution.
  • Make recommendations to the Warehouse Supervisor on programs to improve warehouse operations focusing on Continuous Improvement and Quality initiatives.
  • Act as the primary trainer to new hourly associates and temporary workers, serving as Safety Captain.
  • Assist with monitoring daily KPI's, Quality Metrics, and Productivity administration in a timely manner.
  • Observe and identify performance behaviors and coach operators based on Electrolux expectations.


  • Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
  • You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions.
  • You understand and empathize with people and can apply your people and problem solving skills to reassuring customers.
  • You can manage changing priorities with ease.
  • For you, every challenge offers opportunity and potential. You just have to find it.
  • You are driven to succeed and focused on leading your team to achieve.

We employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds - not just because it's the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and to learn more.

Minimum Qualification


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; college degree preferred.
  • 5-7 years' experience of Shipping / Receiving responsibilities.
  • Operational experience is preferred.
  • Experience working with WMS.
  • Strong attention to detail, with excellent follow-up skills.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP, Warehouse management systems, SAP, etc.
  • Flexibility to work standard shifts as well as extended business hours depending on customer needs.


Keywords: Aktiebolaget Electrolux, Atlanta , Warehouse Lead, Other , Fairburn, Georgia

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