Abbott Team Leader in Roseville, Minnesota
At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Team Leader. Ensure staffing levels are adequate throughout the functional areas of Distribution Center (DC) operations, troubleshoot problems as they arise, train staff members, assist in staff assessment, and help ensure all business objectives are met.
Impact this role will have:
Ensure staff are level loaded throughout the shift for area of responsibility
Primary contact point for other functional roles and leaders
Troubleshoot issues as they arise during shift
Assist management in staff assessments, assignments, team training, and projects
Assist management in developing improvement strategies and execution plans
Support team empowerment and lead by example
Work with team to complete shop floor execution tasks if applicable
Perform Material Movements both physically and systematically
Perform cycle counting
Process stock transfers and material requests as required
Other tasks as assigned
Work with team to complete Shipping & Receiving execution tasks if applicable
Assure timely receipt and shipment of products, including international and domestic
Cross functional communication with Regulatory, Customer Service, Purchasing, Planning, and others as required
Timely returns processing if applicable
Other tasks as assigned
Maintain a neat and safe work environment
Lead coordination efforts and flow of product through distribution center as required
Operate material handling equipment
Including potential use of forklifts or other equipment with appropriate training and/or certification
Your experience(s), education and knowledge:
High School Graduate
5+ years’ experience in related disciplines required
Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate respectfully and effectively to various people at various levels of the organization
Able to work on/perform daily tasks with limited or no supervision
Ability to establish priorities, problem solve, and work independently without supervision.
Ability to train other staff members and work well with other employees.
Good knowledge of the Shipping and Receiving procedures
Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.
Your preferred qualifications and education:
2+ years college preferred
General proficiencies in Microsoft Office (required) and SAP (preferred)
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.
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