Warehouse Lead- Greenville, TX

Sphero

Texas, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Operations
  • Post Date: 01/21/2021
  • Website: sphero.com
  • Company Address: 4772 Walnut Street Suite 206, Boulder, CO, 80301

About Sphero

Sphero is a company that offers programmable robots and STEAM-based educational tools. It helps kids to learn, create, and invent through coding, science, music, and the arts.

Job Description

Who We Are

Sphero inspires the creators of tomorrow through remarkably cool, programmable robots, electronic building blocks, and educational tools that transform the way kids learn and create through coding, science, music, and the arts. Sphero goes #BeyondCode and drives kids to turn their imagination into reality. The skills students unlock through play-based learning prepare them to thrive, no matter what subject or career they pursue.Based in Boulder, CO, Sphero has become the #1 STEAM-based learning solutions company, loved by millions of parents, kids and educators worldwide.

 

At Sphero, you can do the work you love, be yourself, and take fun seriously.

 

What You’ll Do

Our Warehouse Lead is a full time position that will direct the activities of our warehouse personnel involved in the receiving, production and shipping of Sphero products. You will ensure that all policies and procedures are followed.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assists Site Manager with development, implementation and maintenance of policies and procedures; ensures all established policies and procedures are followed by the warehouse team.
  • Supervises all shipping, receiving, and packing room activities performed by the warehouse team.
  • Maintains a high degree of visibility and access to employees on the warehouse floor throughout the shift.
  • Leads by example and trains, motivates, coaches, rewards, and disciplines crew being supervised.
  • Supervises inventory control process.
  • Resolves warehouse-related issues with representatives from other departments throughout the company.
  • Reviews, prioritizes, and organizes all outgoing orders.
  • Schedules equipment maintenance as required.
  • Forecasts crewing needs to meet peak demands of the business and staff team accordingly.
  • Coordinates with the Site Manager to manage personnel issues and requests.
  • Leads crew by example by loading trucks and/or performing other duties as necessary.
  • Performs administrative tasks as necessary.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of all warehouse operations.
  • Must comply with and maintain all safety requirements including but not limited to wearing steel toed shoes in the warehouse and safety mask when applicable.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
Requirements

Experience / Attributes We’d Like You To Have:

  • 2-4 years related experience or equivalent.
  • Ability to accurately and quickly count the total number of units of multiple SKUs in multiple inventory locations.
  • Are currently forklift certified or able to become forklift certified.
  • Capability to perform the physical labor necessary, including lifting 40lbs regularly and up to 50lbs when needed. 
  • Able to open & save Excel documents and utilize functions such as “sum” and “vlookup.”
  • Ability to use and navigate google platforms such as gmail, docs, and sheets.
  • Knowledge of warehouse operations best practices.
  • Experience supervising and motivating subordinates.
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • Ability to write standard operating procedures and training employees in their use 
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Able to receive instructions and ask clarifying questions where needed
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Potential to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to comfortably communicate with individuals at all organizational levels.

 

This is your opportunity to lead part of the robot revolution with a fast-paced, innovative team that is changing the world of play and learning. If you're interested in joining the team, please send us your resume and a cover letter detailing why you’d be a good fit for the Sphero team. If you have a presence on the web, rap sheet, write a blog, or practice another craft, we’d love to hear about it.

Sphero offers an exciting work environment, and a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; 100% paid health, dental, and vision insurance; stock options; and many other perks such as a wellness reimbursement and technology benefit.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.