Distribution Center Lead - Inbound - Washington Crossing - job 676120

Williams-Sonoma-Supply Chain

Date: 04/08/2021

City: Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania

Employment type: Full-time

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. - Company Overview



Since it was founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma has grown from Chuck Williams' single store in Sonoma, California, into one of the largest retailers in the country, with some of the best known and most beloved brands in home furnishings, including Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, and west elm. That growth continues today. Our Global Supply Chain organization is the backbone of our company and key to its success.



Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you have a background in distribution, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources or home delivery – and are looking for a job with a strong opportunity for gaining new skills and for advancement – our Supply Chain Organization is just the place for you.



We employ thousands in our regional distribution operations and in our over 600 retail stores, customer care centers and corporate headquarters. That's why we work hard to support the community, including the institutions that are important to our employees, such as St. Jude Childrens' Research Hospital which we proudly support in its mission to treat and defeat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.


SHIFT:

1st Shift; Monday-Friday 6:00am-2:30pm


PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Establish and promote hard work ethics through teamwork and collaboration with associates.

  • Coordinate team assignments by balancing resources as the volume requires.

  • Utilize Williams Sonoma's Mission. Vision, and Values to govern daily activities, including guidance to other associates and departments.

  • Solicit opinions of team members on departmental operations to maximize productivity and quality objectives.

  • Share business information with teammates through floor presence, suggest improvements to current techniques.

  • Promote safety awareness and cultivate the safety culture throughout the company. Maintain a clean and safe work environment by

  • Works cooperatively and harmoniously with supervisor, co-workers, and others.

  • Control the workflow on the floor prioritizing team goals to ensure that deadlines are met.

  • Track productivity, research and resolve issues, provide feedback on productivity and quality related

  • Train and direct a team of associates to achieve departmental and division production goals in order

  • Ability to multitask and be extremely detailed while performing all tasks and reports.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent and 1 year of experience in distribution. manufacturing or retail environment

  • Patience, excellent listening skills, and strong written and verbal communication.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Ability and desire to work collaboratively with cross functional teams to accomplish a common goal

  • Strong computer skills in using of the different company systems; PKMS, GT Nexus, QV, YARD VIEW, as well as basic experience in Outlook, Detail oriented with strong multi-tasking skills


COMPANY CULTURE AND BENEFITS:

We utilize Williams-Sonoma's Mission, Vision, and Values to govern daily activities, including guidance to other associates and departments.



  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 401K

  • Life Insurance

  • AD&D Insurance

  • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account


Williams-Sonoma, Inc. promotes a drug-free work environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



At this time, we are not accepting referrals from third party recruiting agencies for this position.



This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.




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