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  • WAREHOUSE ASSOCIATE TEAM LEAD - 1ST SHIFT LAFAYETTE CLS

    Caterpillar Inc
    Job Description

    As a Warehouse Associate Team Leader at Caterpillar, you will assist the Supervisor/Foreman in coordinating workflow, promoting cooperative team relationships, establishing daily priorities, etc., and you will also be performing various warehousing functions at a CLS warehouse/distribution facility.

    Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
    • Coordinating workflow 
    • Promoting cooperative team relationships 
    • Actively promoting safe work practices and procedures 
    • Establishing daily priorities, providing feedback to supervisory team on Associate performance 
    • Performing and/or coordinating the training of Associates on work techniques and promoting continuous improvement. 
    • Assists the Supervisor/Foreman in: performing the material handling and warehousing functions required in inbound, outbound and other operational functions. 
    • Working from a variety of source documents to verify quantities, count parts, fill orders, package parts, etc. 
    • Using machines for weighing, banding, wrapping, packaging, stenciling, etc. 
    • Maintaining related records or reports as required and resolving discrepancies where needed 
    • Operating computer terminals to access and update information for receiving, counting, and order processing 
    • Performing and assigning housekeeping functions; using mobile equipment as required facilitating job functions 
    • Reporting defects and need for repairs on mobile equipment by following safety procedures 
    • Assisting the Warehouse Associates in resolving various work related issues.

    Qualifications 
    Basic Qualifications:
    • Warehouse and/or order filling experience
    • Minimum of 1 warehouse and/or manufacturing experience
    • Minimum of 1 year material handling equipment experience (ie: forklift, order picker, reach truck, etc)

    Top Candidates Will Also Have:
    • Ability to read/write and interpret documents 
    • Ability to perform a variety of record keeping and reporting functions
    • Computer skills 
    • Prior knowledge of various WMS
    • Previous leadership (ie: team lead, supervisor, etc)
    Physical Qualifications:
    • Ability to frequently lift and carry material weighing up to 35 pounds for intervals of 15 to 30 minutes
    Additional Information:
    • 1st Shift
    • Position is Located in Lafayette, IN
    • Wage starts at $17.25/hr
    To aid in personal development and improve business continuity, employee(s) selected must successfully complete a minimum of 12 months in the classification before becoming eligible for an additional promotion.

    Relocation is not offered for this position

    Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.Caterpillar.com/Careers

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