Lead - Wholesale Shipping

  • Location
    Whittier, California
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Warehouse - Warehouse

Wholesale Shipping Lead

2nd Shift: Sunday- Thursday, 3:00pm- 11:30pm


The Distribution Center Lead reports to the Operations Supervisor. This member of the Distribution Center team is responsible for verifying incoming freight and preparing items for outgoing shipments. The individual must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and effectively lead their team in order for the daily demands to be met, without compromising the integrity of the company.


Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Fill in for the supervisor in her/her absence

  • Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and to issue instructions for shipping and delivery of materials

  • Manage clerks and oversee operations processes and procedures

  • Maximize production and efficiency

  • Prioritize and delegate daily work assignment

  • Communicate any shortages/overages or style discrepancies to corporate Logistic team

  • Train and motivate team

  • Assist with off standard activities such as providing supplies when needed

  • May operate material handling equipment as necessary, not to exceed 50% of job duties

Essential Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Excellent interpersonal, team building, and follow-up skills

  • Knowledge of Warehouse Management System (WM)

  • Ability to handle difficult situations and work well under pressure

  • Must be accurate and detail-oriented

  • Ability to multi-task and work well with peers


  • Minimum of 2 years warehouse experience including leadership and use of RF scanners

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to all level of Management

  • Ability to identify and solve problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_023312_11883325