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Job Description:

We know touch - it's our only business. In fact, we invented the touchscreen over 50 years ago and haven't stopped since. Every 21 seconds, a new Elo touch screen is installed somewhere in the world. We obsess over details to exceed the highest quality standards. We don’t just sell things. We offer solutions to tomorrow’s challenges.

Job Purpose & Responsibilities:

The Logistics Team Leader will provide direct day to day leadership for a team of Logistics Associates and is responsible for the successful daily execution of receiving, stocking, picking, configuring, and shipping of Elo’s products. He or she will operate with a high degree of safety, responsiveness, and accuracy to ensure the highest level of operational efficiency and customer satisfaction. The Logistics Team Leader will drive improvements within Elo’s operations and train others to do the same.

Oversee and provide leadership and direction for a team of Logistics Associates
With input from the Logistics Manager, establish and deploy operational objectives for the team of associates
Develop, deploy, and maintain operational training guidelines for the receiving, storage, and shipping Elo’s products
Train all new incoming associates on proper material handling, shipping, and inventory practices
Provide clear, consistent, and effective communication and instruction to achieve operational objectives
Create and implement a continuous improvement roadmap for the operation including but not limited to process improvements, storage, and inventory handling methods
Conduct routine performance assessments and coaching sessions with team of associates
Thorough understanding of operational KPI’s and metrics with knowledge of how to implement, measure, and improve them
Operational escalation point of contact for receiving, storage, and shipping related discrepancies
Operational escalation point of contact for inventory related discrepancies or damages
Conduct or participate in weekly inventory cycle counts to ensure inventory availability accuracy
Perform high level OS (Operating System) loads across various product lines
Maintain compliant work environment by following all ISO, EH&S, 5S, OSHA and/or other standards/codes as they apply
Other duties and tasks as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

Associate's Degree in Logistics or related field from an accredited institution
At least 5 years of logistics experience
2 years of supervisory experience
4 years of SAP experience within a warehouse environment


Preferred Qualifications:

Previous logistics leadership experience
Certified and licensed to operate forklift, hand truck, pallet jack and other material handling equipment
Familiarity with 5S and LEAN/Continuous Improvement methodologies
Proficiency with ERP systems and various technologies including Microsoft Office


Specific Professional Skills/Competencies:

Team player with excellent communication and organizational skills
Proficient with systems, tools, and technologies
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Ability to lead and work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work cross functionally with a variety of teams and associates of various levels


Physical Demands:

Ability to lift up to OSHA single person lift requirements
Ability to sit, stand, bend or walk for prolonged periods of time

Elo Touch Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Elo Touch Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Elo Touch Solutions expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Elo Touch Solutions employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Location:

Elo Touch Solutions
445 S. Gay Street
Knoxville TN 37902

Contact Information:

Kimberly A Jones
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