Lead Warehouse Associate

United States of America

How would you like to launch your career in a clean, stable, team-oriented environment? Would you love to work for a supply chain industry leader and still be home most weekends?
We currently have an opportunity for a highly motivated team player as a Team Lead - Operations at our Menomonee Falls, WI distribution facility. In this role, you will be responsible for carrying out the day-to-day operations of our warehouse, acting as a backup to the Operations Supervisor when they are out, and providing the highest level of customer service. As an Operations Lead you will learn about distribution and supply chains from the inside out. You will be trained in proper warehousing and services techniques valued by Fortune 500 customers around the globe.
The anticipated schedule for this position will be 10:00 am – 6:30 pm on our shipping team. Overtime flexibility will be required for this role to cover when supervisor/manager is unavailable.
Pay for this position is $18.50 per hour which includes a $1.00/hr premium.

What you’ll be doing in this role:

  • Directing and advising the daily activities of a team of warehouse associates.
  • Ensuring that new and experienced employees perform duties with a high degree of safety, service and quality.
  • Provide proper training and development for warehouse associates.
  • Ensure workflow for facility meets performance expectations and all customer orders are processed properly and on-time.
  • Provide basic feedback to team on performance. Know when to escalate issues to your manager for assistance.
  • Operating cutting equipment, hand tools and power tools to process orders.
  • Maintaining inventory and service levels to meet all necessary customer requirements and delivery deadlines;
  • Stock replenishment and cycle counting;
  • Handle material shortage requests;
  • Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision;
  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers;
  • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments; and
  • Follow company safety policies and procedures.


  • The successful candidate must have a strong background in all areas of warehousing including shipping, receiving, inventory and quality control.
  • Experience leading a team through influence and motivation.
  • 1+ years previous experience in a warehouse, distribution center, manufacturing or retail company a plus.
  • Strong analytical, math, reading, writing and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and change priorities

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to bend, reach, push, pull, squat and walk throughout an entire shift.
  • Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time, generally an entire shift (8+ hours per day).
  • Demonstrated and prior experience operating forklifts and/or other powered industrial equipment.
  • Demonstrated math, counting, reading and writing skills.

Check us out on the web at www.anixter.com for more information.
We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.
Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran
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WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a publicly traded FORTUNE 500® holding company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistic services. Pro forma 2019 annual sales were approximately $17.2 billion, including Anixter International. The company employs approximately 18,900 people, maintains relationships with more than 30,000 suppliers, and serves more than 150,000 active customers worldwide. Customers include commercial and industrial businesses, contractors, government agencies, institutions, telecommunications providers, and utilities. WESCO operates 11 fully automated distribution centers and approximately 800 warehouse/branch locations in North America and more than 50 countries around the world, providing a local presence for customers and a global network to serve multi-location businesses and multi-national corporations.

To see additional opportunities with Wesco, please visit their careers site at: www.wesco.com/careers

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