DC/IW Lead in Belleville, MI at Empire Today

Date Posted: 4/7/2021

Opportunity Snapshot

Opportunity Description

Business Area

Empire Today’s Market Operations team is an integral part of our company's business strategy and include local personnel managing warehouses, product receipt and distribution, customer service, full life cycle of customer orders, and installation management.  This enables installers to deliver upon our commitment to our customers and support the success of Empire Today.

Responsibilities

The DC/IW Lead will be responsible for coordination of all tasks being completed between the DC and the collocated IW that will lead to the successful picking, loading and close-out of all jobs and will account for the successful inventory management between the IW and the DC.

  • Scrub TO list for all with today’s ship date.   Any that have todays date but not picked/shipped get pushed back to the DC team immediately
  • Receive in all TOs.  
  • Identify any short ship or other changes to TOs and ensure those are on a list for the IW team to update the SO.
  • Review 15 IW stocked items plus padding to ensure all are at targeted levels.  
  • Walk the floor to check that all orders are staged. 
  • Meet with the IW team to complete the work found during pre-load check
  • Works with install team at dock door to assist with loading 
  • Processes TOs from DC to collocated IW for any add on materials
  • Manages the return process to ensure that all returns are going to return holding area and are tagged with LPs.   
  • Monitors load out to ensure SOs are systemically loaded and not just physically loaded
  • Sweeps all returns from holding area to their appropriate disposition
  • Checks stock of IW items vs min/max levels, and ensures “Planned TOs” are in the queue as required for replenishment
  • Cycle counts of stock within the IW

Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess:

  • High School Diploma/GED required, Associates or bachelor’s degree in Operations Management preferred
  • Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook,)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to multi-task; strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently; and ability to set priorities, solve problems and meet deadlines.
  • Self-starter, action oriented, problem resolution focused approach and personality
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends if necessary
  • Ability to operate a forklift, scissor lift and other equipment as necessary

Benefits

Employees are eligible for numerous benefits including:

  • Quick enrollment into our benefit plans.  Eligibility is first of the month following just two weeks of employment.
  • A premium 401K Investment Plan, with the company matching your amount invested dollar for dollar up to 4% with no vesting.  Find another Company that can beat that!
  • Medical Insurance with several plan options and a Health Savings Account to meet you and your family’s health needs.
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Insurance – Twice a year visits at no cost.
  • Vision Insurance with materials coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Wellness Program – A best in class program offering substantial awards payable right on your paycheck
  • Basic Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Short Term Disability Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays including Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) that grows with years of service
  • Empire Perks – An employee discount purchasing program offering you great savings on the things you want.

The company conducts a background check and drug screen for all new hires. 

About EMPIRE TODAY®

Empire Today has been a leading provider of installed home improvements for 60 years. Empire offers the largest in-stock selection of flooring in the United States. Convenience, quality, and selection make Empire stand out.  With Empire Today, homeowners and business customers can get quality Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl Flooring, and Window Treatments from top brands they know and trust. And because Empire warehouses thousands of products, customers can get the right product, professionally installed when they need it, as soon as the next day.

Empire was founded in 1959 and provides service to more than 70 metropolitan areas in the United States. With more than three million satisfied customers, Empire Today is dedicated to its mission of Making Beautiful New Floors Easy.

Empire Today is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.

By Submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Empire Today to transmit and store your information in the Empire Today group companies’ world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.  By pressing apply and providing your telephone number and email address, you authorize Empire Today to contact you by email or telephone at the wireless or landline phone number provided using automated phone technology and/or text messaging. Message and data charges may apply. You may revoke consent at any time.

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