Anixter Warehouse Lead in Suwanee, Georgia

Warehouse Lead

Date Posted6/19/2017

LocationSuwanee, GA

CountryUnited States of America

Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Position IdEB-4752160431

Job Description

Warehouse Lead – Commercial Building Wire/Cable

At Anixter, we give

you an opportunity for a career and a great work environment. We are a

friendly, employee focused organization that prides itself on customer service,

flawless execution and a hard days work. If you are looking for a great work

environment, great benefits and an opportunity to grow your career, please read


We currently

have an opportunity for a highly motivated team player as a Warehouse Lead

at our Suwanee, GA distribution facility. In this role, you will be

responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of our Commercial

Building Wire department and providing the highest level of customer


The anticipated

schedule for this position will be 9:00am – 6:00pm. Overtime flexibility will

be required for this role.

Not only will this

position offer a competitive starting pay rate, these positions will be

eligible for a great benefits plan including; Medical, Dental, Free Annual

Health Screening, Pension Plan, 401k, Vacation and Sick Time. See the Benefits section below for a

comprehensive list of available benefits.

What you’ll be doing

in this role:

Typical warehouse duties will include, but will not be limited to:directing

and advising the daily activities of a team of warehouse associates. Ensuring

that new and experienced employees perform duties with a high degree of safety,

service and quality. Know when to

escalate issues to your manager for assistance. Researching inventory and

quality discrepancies on the floor and systematically.

In addition, this role is responsiblefor:

  • Help setup and maintain separate WMS

for Commercial Building Wire department.

  • Maintaining inventory and service

levels to meet all necessary customer requirements and delivery deadlines;

  • Perform quality work within deadlines

with or without direct supervision;

  • Interact professionally with other

employees, customers and suppliers;

  • Work effectively as a team contributor

on all assignments;

  • Follow company safety policies and

procedures; and

  • Be willing to cross train in other

production departments to help process work.

What it will take to

be successful in this role(Qualifications)

The successful candidate must have a

strong background in all areas of warehousing including shipping, receiving, inventory

and quality control . You must also be a strong leader. You know how to influence

your team and motivate them to follow you through all phases of business.

In addition, the candidate must demonstratethe following qualifications:

  • 2+ years previous experience in a warehouse, distribution

center, manufacturing or retail company.

  • Demonstrated prior experience within a leadership or supervisory


  • Demonstrated superior communication skills, both written and


  • Must be fast paced, able to multi-task and prioritize.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to bend, reach, push, pull, squat and walk throughout an

entire shift.

  • Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time, generally

an entire shift(8+ hours per day).

  • Demonstrated and prior experience operating forklifts and/or

other powered industrial equipment.

  • Demonstrated math, counting, reading and writing skills.

About Anixter – Who WeAre

We enable the connectedworld. From securer facilities and communities, to more efficient networks andindustrial environments, we deliver the infrastructure solutions—andintelligence—that sustain our customers businesses. Through our superior product offerings, unmatched globaldistribution network, expert supplychain management and technicalknow-how , we drive efficiency and effectiveness to benefit ourcustomer’s bottom line.

Anixter International is a leading global distributorof Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions andUtility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect and powervaluable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks toindustrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric powerdistribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that createreliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Throughour unmatched global distribution network along with our supply chain andtechnical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of ourcustomers’ supply chains.

Anixter, with over $7 billion in annual revenue,adds value to the distribution process by providing our customers access to 1)innovative supply chain solutions, 2) over 450,000 products and $1.2billion in inventory, 3) approximately 320 warehouses/branch locationswith approximately 9 million square feet of space and 4) locations in over 300cities in more than 50 countries.


* Medical, Dental and Pharmacy plan eligibility after 60days

* Access to virtual doctor for common illnesses. Get advicefrom a doctor without leaving your home!

* Annual health screenings available at no cost to you

* 401k with 50% company match

* Vacation time

* Sick time

* Holiday pay

* Employee preferred provider discounts through

* Tuition reimbursement

* Employee Referral Program – Big $$$ for referring greatemployees!

* Employee Assistance Program

* Life insurance programs

* Short and Long Term Disability programs

* Health saving options(FSA and HSA)

* Many more benefits available!

Check us out on the web for more information.

We require all of our employees toperform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics atall times.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity andAffirmative Action Employer; Minority /Female / Disabled / Veteran

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