Nov 18, 2019

Warehouse, Lead Operations

  • Concordance Healthcare Solutions
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full-Time Accounting Administration Customer Service Management Transportation Warehouse

Job Description

Warehouse, Lead Operation

Chicago, ILL

The primary role of the Lead, Operations is providing leadership and direction for the Shipping (LUM) department in this location; assisting in oversight of departmental staff while ensuring accurate and timely order fulfillment for customer orders..


Responsibilities include management of the Shipping (LUM) in this location. The individual will be responsible for possessing full understanding of the goals and objectives of the relationship between Concordance and its customers, and implementing strategies to support those goals and objectives.

Position Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include organizing the daily workload of department and directs employees accordingly. Resolves issues that arise and makes sure department is maintaining assigned goals.

  • Play a support role in interviewing and hiring quality staff members; overseeing a strong training regimen for new staff; continuously developing new and experienced workers; managing staff; and completing performance management reviews on assigned employees twice a year.
  • In addition to assisting in supervising staff, this position is also responsible for providing leadership by example while assisting with daily tasks.
  • Ensures that departments keep a clean and orderly work environment. Assigns general custodial tasks and establishes cleaning schedule for areas. Supports a healthy and safe work environment by communicating unsafe conditions immediately.
  • Maintains warehouse equipment to ensure safety of employees; addresses any mechanical issues that are reported.
  • Works proactively to foster and maintain a positive team oriented atmosphere at all times.
  • Other duties as assigned.

The aforementioned is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list or statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Supervisory Responsibilities (if any):
  • Direct Reports: Shipping (LUM) at Chicago, IL Distribution Center
  • Indirect Reports: None at this time

Minimum Requirements:
  • Preferred Equivalent Education Level Requirements: High School Diploma or higher
  • Experience Required: At least 3 years of experience in warehouse operations or distribution
  • Previous supervising and leading a team is desired
  • Previously displayed leadership characteristics such as working well with others, sharing expertise with fellow peers, functioning with tact and diplomacy, and presenting an overall positive attitude
  • Excellent problem solving, interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills are essential
  • Must be able to lift/pull/carry at least 70 pounds; must be willing/able to stand and walk for entire shift, often over 8 hours. With or without accommodation.

Knowledge Required:
  • Must possess problem solving resolution skills and be able to work in a fast paced and often stressful environment
  • Previous experience with VAI or similar warehouse management or operating systems is a plus
  • Proficient math skills
  • Able to work effectively on a team and collaborate with various departments within Concordance

We offer great benefits and competitive pay!

Health, Life, Dental, Vision Insurance

Paid Vacation and Personal time, Paid Holiday

401K Retirement Plan - Company match

Company paid Short Term & Long Term Disability

Profit Sharing Program

Concordance Healthcare Solutions, LLC is committed to being the most respected, innovative, national, multi-market healthcare solutions company earning the highest level of trust by operating with integrity, unwavering commitment and exceptional service through our culture of excellence. Through our dedicated staff of over 1,000 employees, working in strategically-located distribution centers across the country, we offer dynamic supply chain solutions to the entire healthcare continuum.

Concordance Healthcare Solutions is proud to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals for employment and prohibits any kind of discrimination on the basis of 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.

Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, our organization is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employees as requested. If reasonable accommodation is necessary for the interview process, please contact Regina Frey at 314-593-2664 or

Position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants should apply on-line at



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