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Warehouse Team Lead - Shipping (10:30am - 7:00pm, Mon - Fri)

Date: Dec 30, 2017

Location: JENKINS TOWNSHIP, PA, US, 18640

Company: Imperial Supplies

Help us drive record-breaking, double-digit growth! We’re opening a NEW Distribution Center and looking for motivated individuals to join us!


Imperial Supplies, a W.W. Grainger company, is a national distributor of quality maintenance products. Serving the fleet maintenance industry since 1958, Imperial has formed lasting relationships with customers by tailoring our services to meet their changing needs.


Be a part of the initial team at our new location in Pennsylvania and help drive the culture and processes at the Center! Our first team members will have multiple cross-training and development opportunities and will be an important part of onboarding new employees as our team grows in 2018 and beyond.

*This will require two weeks of overnight Monday - Friday travel in February 2018 to our North Carolina Distribution Center for training*


The Shipping Crew Leader is responsible for direction of safe and accurate Shipping activities within the distribution center. Duties include:


  • Schedule workload assignments, control work flow, and redirect team members to most efficiently accomplish the daily service objectives.
  • Provide assertive, timely communication to team members and leadership regarding safety, teamwork and quality. Coach, mentor and develop new and existing team members to meet personal and company objectives.
  • Interface with carrier personnel and serve as subject matter expert in regard to their requirements and shipping processes.
  • Maintain records including inventory transactions and labor records as required by the Supervisor. Responsible for company asset control involving inventory accuracy and capital equipment.
  • Communicate with Inventory Control Coordinator regarding discrepancies and ensure packing and checking accuracy is maintained before products are shipped. Research any shipment errors.
  • Assist in development and direction of Continuous Improvement Projects.




  • High School Diploma/GED equivalent, valid state driver’s license and two years of general warehouse/distribution knowledge.
  • Three years of progressive manufacturing or warehousing experience and proficiency with powered material handling equipment is highly preferred.
  • Strong verbal communication skills with the ability to lead and influence without authority, as well as a high degree of mathematical skills, effective reading and writing skills and a strong attention to detail.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs and operate heavy industrial equipment up to a height of 30 feet above floor level.


Imperial offers

  • A competitive wage and industry leading benefits including immediate health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance.
  • Excellent work-life balance, 18 days paid time off plus paid holidays
  • Generous profit sharing and 401K programs
  • Education reimbursement and opportunities for internal advancement & professional growth


Imperial is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

Job Segment: Manager, Shipping and Receiving, Management, Operations

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