Falken Tire Corporation Warehouse Superisor in Buffalo, New York
18-Jul-2019 to 16-Sep-2019 (PST)
Buffalo, NY, USA
Sumitomo Rubber North America, Inc. (SRNA) offers a competitive compensation package including Medical, Dental,Vision, Life, and 401K, Vacation,Sick and Holiday
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Sumitomo Rubber North America, Inc. (SRNA), based in Rancho Cucamonga, California, is a leader in Ultra High Performance, Falken Light Truck, Touring and All-Season tires developed and produced for a wide array of popular cars, trucks, off-road and crossover vehicles, as well as Dunlop Motorcycle Tires. The company markets its tires by utilizing multiple motorsports programs – drifting, sportscar racing and off-roading – as a technological platform to highlight strengths, capabilities and to improve its products. A subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries, SRNA distributes its products through five strategically located centers across the United States – in Southern California, Illinois, New Jersey, Texas, Florida and Buffalo, New York. For more information, visit Falken Tire's website atwww.falkentire.com.
Our company is seeking a high potential, results-oriented logistics professional to help grow our business through world class service, operational excellence, and consistent execution. We have a compelling brand and a global presence in the sales, marketing, and distribution of high-performance tires. Our growth is driving the expansion of our distribution channel and DC network nationwide and will provide high performing candidates with future opportunities, as well as a challenging, rewarding work environment.
The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for directing work activities of warehouse staff on the floor and managing critical to quality areas of the work process. Under minimal supervision, follows written work orders in the loading and/or unloading of product from the trucks. Coordinates inventory control, and consolidates the product flow within the warehouse and ensures product is placed in the proper zone/bin. Responsible for picking and packing orders, hauling product to or from storage to designed trucks and stores items on floors for convenient removal. Uses forklift to store and relocate merchandise. Assigns work crew in the storage and movement of received inventory as assigned by Shift Supervisor. Direct and perform the movement of product. Trains entry-level Warehouse Associates.
Five (5) years experience in a warehouse environment. A High School diploma or equivalent. Must be forklift certified and able to operate material handling equipment, i.e., forklift, sit down and stand up. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis. Be able to read, write and speak English, with basic mathematical skills. Must be bi-lingual, English/Spanish. Must have the ability to reason logically, use common sense, and resolve issues independently. The physical demands of this position require waling, standing, sitting, hearing, seeing, moving, driving, reaching, stooping, and lifting up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis. The work environment is typical of a warehouse, with forklifts moving, truck being loaded and unloaded, using propane and electricity, with a strong smell of tires. The environment has uncontrolled air.