Central Garden & Pet
Founded in 1980 as a distribution company, through a combination of strategic acquisitions and internal investment, we have evolved our business into a portfolio of leading brands in the Lawn and Garden supplies and the Pet supplies industries.
Shipping Lead - Night Shift
Full-time
Central Garden & Pet
Central Garden & Pet
300 Athens Brick Rd.
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

 The Night Shift Shipping Lead will oversee and assist in day-to-day activities of assigned shift and associates, as instructed by the Supervisor and/or Manager. This person is expected to conduct warehouse operations in compliance with Central Garden & Pet and OSHA standards.

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Select product from bin location as directed by pick ticket and stack in orderly fashion for shipping using various forklift equipment.
  • Verify accuracy and quality of products during the packing or palletizing process.
  • Deliver palletized order to dock and locate in designated area on the floor.
  • Assist with the reinforcement of productivity standards and ensure compliance with standard operating procedures to increase productivity.
  • Assists with tracking attendance and monitoring timekeeping for NS Distribution Department.
  • Complete systems transactions within SAP, or other corporate systems, necessary to move inventory, modify shipping documents, and confirm shipments for invoicing.
Education/Experience: 
  • Minimum of 1 year prior warehouse experience in a leadership role, required
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced order processing environment
  • Prior experience using RF guns, operation of LP forklifts and electric reach trucks
  • SAP experience, strong plus
  • Prior experience tracking productivity and quality
  • Ability to pull / lift 40 – 50 pounds repeatedly during the shift
  • Ability to communicate with employees in a manner promoting a “team” work environment
  • Self-starter with desire to learn and grow
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
Work Environment: 
  • Work is performed in a warehouse environment. Work temperatures can vary due to outside temperatures.
  • There may be some variation in work hours due to overtime, special projects, deadlines, and other business initiatives.