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Distribution Specialist

Company: Real Flame Distribution Center
Location: Sturtevant
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Company Overview Real Flame is a family-owned company in Racine, Wisconsin that specializes in the design, production and sale of indoor electric fireplaces, outdoor fire features and outdoor furniture. We are a leader in the industry distributing across North America through high-end specialty retailers.Position Summary In this position, you will provide backup and support to key positions within the Distribution Center team. You will perform various warehouse activities as well as receive, input, sort, load, and unload products. You will organize stock, maintain inventory, and process, pack, and ship orders. Keen attention to detail is a must, as you will be inspecting products for defects and reporting damages as needed. While you are performing your duties and assignments, we expect that you perform them in a safe and timely manner. Our emphasis is on safety and teamwork.***$1,000 Sign-On Bonus***Duties & Responsibilities Support Supply Chain team members in all aspects of day-to-day operations to ensure that the day-to-day supply chain business results are achievedCross train and serve as backup to Operations Specialist and Quality Assurance TechnicianProcess, pack, and ship orders error freeMaintain inventory of products; restock as neededInspect products for damages; report as neededMaintain a clean and orderly warehouse environmentReceive and appropriately sort and store incoming productsPrepare products for shippingFollow all safety protocol and warehouse proceduresComply with all employee guideline specified in the company employee handbookComply with all related work rules specified by the location managerComply with specified standardized work instructions specific to various tasksPerform cycle count actions as neededAbility to pick, pack, and prepare to ship LTL, and small parcel outbound shipmentsWork Environment Work with a small team in a Distribution CenterWork near moving machinery and equipmentMay work in a noisy environment at timesPhysical DemandsPerforming physical activities that require considerable use of your arms, hands, fingers, legs and moving your whole body, such as lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, handling of materials, and operating machineryPerform repetitive motions using your hands and fingers such as, but not limited to, grasping, gripping, and holdingCarrying & lifting 10 - 70 Pounds frequentlyRequirements Proficient computer skills and use of Microsoft Office toolsSupport for Spare Parts and Warranty OrdersSpecial projects as assigned by DC Manager and/or Operations SpecialistAbide by all company safety regulationsTeam player with organizational skillsAbility to take care of customers' needs while following company proceduresAbility to make decisions or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goalAbility to communicate effectively with othersCapable of working (Monday - Friday either 6am-2pm or 8am to 4pm) Saturdays as needed (overtime) as neededAbility to pass a Pre-Employment drug screen and as defined in the Employee HandbookAbility to pass annual DOT physicalEducation and Experience High school diploma or GED - requiredAssociates Degree or equivalent work experience - Preferred7 years minimum experience in a distribution operation that included picking, shipping, and receivingCertified forklift operator (stand up, sit down, high reach, powered hand trucks), pallet jacks, and all other necessary warehouse equipmentFamiliarity with Supply Chain Management (SCM) software, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, and/or Material Requirements Planning (MRP) softwareUnderstanding of integrated supply chain distribution center operations and conceptsHands-on experience with logistics, inventory management, and quality assuranceCertified forklift operator (stand up, sit down, high reach, powered hand trucks), pallet jacks, and all other necessary warehouse equipmentMust have a valid DLWhy work for us?Family oriented company cultureMedical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD, 401k with matchWeekly Pay$1,000 Sign-On Bonus after the completion of 90-days of full-time employmentPaid holidays & vacation pay within the first 12 months$500 Employee Referral Bonus ProgramOnsite employee park pavilion for cookouts, a pond for fishing, or to go swimming at our sister Company, Jensen Metal ProductsSafety PPE allowanceAmple growth opportunitiesVisit our website at to learn more about our company.Real Flame a division of KSP Group, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:401(k) matchingDental insuranceEmployee assistance programEmployee discountFlexible scheduleHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offReferral programVision insuranceSchedule:8 hour shiftDay shiftMonday to FridayWeekend availabilitySupplemental Pay:Bonus paySigning bonusExperience:Warehouse distribution: 7 years (Preferred)Forklift: 2 years (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Real Flame Distribution Center, Kenosha , Distribution Specialist, Professions , Sturtevant, Wisconsin

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