Logistics Team Leader-12hrs days

Hamilton, Ohio, United Statesthyssenkrupp Bilstein of America Inc

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Entry Level (0-2 years)
Remote work:Not possible
Job field:Production & Manufacturing
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2023/09/18
Job number:US_RS_06222
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Your responsibilities

• Maintains a safe working environment by complying with all safety and environmental policies in the workplace. Advocates for and promotes a safe work environment by reporting Near Misses and/or other safety and environmental hazards, wearing all required PPE and encouraging others to do the same. • Oversees and provides general direction for up to 20 full-time and temporary employees, and ensures they are all properly trained. • Coordinates manpower to ensure needs are met in the event of an employee absence (i.e. vacation). Interprets specifications and job orders to Material Handlers, and assigns duties. • Promotes and supports a teamwork approach to achieving goals, ensuring open and effective communication. • Leads a culture of safety across the warehouse, ensuring that steps are proactively taken to ensure compliance with Company Safety requirements and investigate accidents when needed. • Ensures the development for Material Handlers through cross-training and monitoring job performance. • Embraces a continuous improvement approach through effective leadership, with high levels of integrity and performance for his/herself and others. • Performs as a superior role model for all associates (i.e. attendance). • Ensures implementation of 6S throughout area of responsibility. • Works with dock personnel to resolve receiving, shipping, and storage concerns. • Ensures inventory accuracy through real-time receiving, auditing, and tracking all inbound non-compliance. • Maintains an organized and well documented warehouse area. • Assists in maintaining the current Warehouse Management System; and Warehouse Management module in SAP. • Investigates problems, finds root causes, develops solutions and reports to Warehouse Supervisor as soon as possible. • Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved. • Operates industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products. • Arranges for the maintenance and repair of warehouse equipment as needed. • Recommends measures to improve warehouse methods, equipment performance, and Quality; and works with Warehouse Supervisor to identify and implement continuous improvement activities. • Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Your profile

• Demonstrated experience leading and motivating teams in situations associated with high volumes of work and/or customer demands. This would include providing direction, coaching, and effective feedback to team members. • Demonstrated understanding of inventory management strategies, as well as inventory transactions and the physical movement of inventory. • Demonstrated knowledge of transportation management, inventory management, and Customer communication skills. • Experience working in a warehouse environment safely operating facility material handling equipment (e.g. forklift, pallet jacks, automated storage & retrieval systems, carousel) and picking and packing equipment (e.g. scanner, scale, tape machine). • Experience operating various forklifts (order filler, stand-up reach, sit down electric, scissor lift). • Experience working with large ERP systems (SAP in WM module preferred). • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). • Demonstrates a strong customer focus along with a great work ethic and willingness to do what needs to be done (without taking shortcuts). • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple priorities and multiple tasks. • Highly organized with ability to work independently as well as part of a team. • Exhibits integrity through fair and ethical behaviors in all activities; maintains accountability for performance. • Strong attention to detail with well-developed organizational and communication skills. • Proven experience developing work processes to improve outcomes for the team/customers. Education: • High School Diploma or G.E.D required.

Your benefits

Bilstein has great benefits to offer! A Safe and Clean working environment. Temperature controlled manufacturing plant. Health, Dental & Vision Coverage within 30 days of permanent hire. 401K Program with 50% vest at 1 year and 100% vest at 2 years. Paid Time Off + 13 Paid Holidays. Tuition Reimbursement Program. Company Bonus Program. Internal Growth Opportunities, and Free Steel Toed Shoes.


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Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age and veteran status or any other protected status required by applicable law. Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.


This is a 12 hours day shift position (6a-6p). The Team Lead provides support to the Warehouse Supervisor in the day to day running and operation of the warehouse.This includes the overseeing and motivating the team, the supervision of the flow of parts and control of inventory. The Team Lead leads by example and supports an environment and culture within thyssenkrupp Bilstein where the customer and safety are firmly at the center of everything that we do.

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

Step 1

Online application

Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

We wish you every success with your application and stay healthy!


Move things forward with us - as colleagues and above all as a team.
Because together we dare to do something new and take things into our own hands.

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