Warehouse Lead in Southampton, PA at ITW

Date Posted: 8/24/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    90 James Way
    Southampton, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

M&C Specialties, a business within the Pressure Sensitive Adhesive & Components division of ITW is searching for a Warehouse Lead to join our team. The successful applicant will partner with our production and operations team to drive efficiencies in our warehouse. If you have strong computer skills and enjoy process improvement and organization, we encourage you to apply.


BASIC FUNCTION: In collaboration with the production manager, ensure timeliness and accuracy of warehousing, shipping, receiving, scheduling and finished good packaging.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Communicate with customers and manage shipping methods while leading with M&C preferred shipping methods
  • Organize and optimize warehouse considering inventory movement and usage
  • Develop and integrate Kanban inventory ultimately leading to direct ordering and management of visual inventory
  • Manage and schedule finished good shipments considering delivery and shipping term requirements while monitoring on-time performance and shipping errors
  • Explore, review, and suggest shipping options to improve costs and efficiencies
  • Receive shipments into ERP system and perform any necessary incoming inspections
  • Create and manage international shipments
  • Assign scheduled jobs to workers and monitor outputs utilizing ERP system
  • Ensure speed, quality and safety goals are met
  • Provide mentoring and support, resolve personnel issues, and represent warehousing and production area interests in meetings
  • Participate and/or lead ITW toolbox improvement projects and encourage toolbox principles on production floor
  • Hold employees accountable for area improvement, cleanliness and organization
  • Identify, collect, and evaluate efficiency improvement suggestions
  • identify and schedule up-skilling and development of team members
  • Identify production dates for new orders
  • Communicate schedule and production goals to team
  • Adjust schedule as needed
  • Participate in the development of a safe and healthy workplace and comply with safety instructions, policies, procedures to help ensure own safety and that of other M&C employees
  • Perform job duties in a safe and conscientious manner
  • Stop work activity if safety concerns arise and address and report immediately

Job Requirements


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Customer focused

  • Task management skills and the ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to ensure adherence to M&C’s quality standards and cGMP

  • Multi-tasking capabilities

  • Results-oriented, continuous improvement-focused, team player who can collaborate well with all levels of the business to achieve win-win outcomes

  • Ability to generate, read, and interpret 2D and 3D drawings and specifications
  • Interpersonal and leadership skills to gain the trust, respect, and credibility of individuals at all levels within the business as well as customers and suppliers
  • Experience with documentation and technical specifications and drawings
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook as well as ERP system experience
  • Exposure to Six Sigma Process Excellence tools and / or Lean Manufacturing along with ability to identify trends


  • Associate degree preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to sit, walk and stand; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and lift up to 50 pounds.

M&C Specialties, an ITW Company, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need an accommodation to apply for this position due to a disability, please contact jhannigan@mcspecialties.com.