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Warehouse Lead-Seafood

Northwood, Ohio

Job Description

Company: Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Ohio ( Malcolm Meats)
Location: US-OH-Northwood
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Travel Percentage: 0



Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis without future employment sponsorship.


 Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Ohio ( Malcolm Meats) is proud to be an EEO/AA employer - M/F/D/V.

This opportunity is available through Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Ohio ( Malcolm Meats). This is not a Corporate position.

All hiring decisions will be made at the sole discretion of Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Ohio ( Malcolm Meats).

2665 Tracy Rd., Northwood, OH 43619



Job Summary:

  • This is a hands-on operations position responsible for directing the activities associated with inbound and outbound warehouse operations.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to, directing activities related to product receiving, product replenishment, order selection, order loading, expense and revenue management; ensuring abidance of government regulations; providing direction to warehouse staff; and ensuring safety and security of warehouse departments.



Job Functions: 

  • Directs the daily work and safety of warehouse.
  • Reviews the management of shipping and loading audits daily ensuring all required documentation is accurately completed and that material is handled and stored correctly with a minimum potential for loss.
  • Identifies problems, proposes solutions to other members of management and promotes cooperation with other departments.
  • Maintains associate relations through regular department or pre-shift meetings; maintains on-going interaction; keeps open communication channels with associates by answering questions and explaining policies and procedures; monitors associate morale; and submits and responds to ideas to improve associate engagement and enablement.
  • Interprets trains and consistently enforces Company policies and procedures.
  • Coordinates efforts with Safety department to aid in training, conducting associate observations, up-dating preferred work methods, conducting accident investigations to determine root causes, and routine safety inspections.  Makes recommendations for disciplinary action and/or behavior modification where required.
  • Assists with management functions of staff selection, development, discipline, performance reviews and/or terminations.
  • Performs the duties of associates supervised and other related duties as needed.
  • Complies with local, state and federal regulatory agencies (i.e. OSHA, AIB, FDA, USDA, etc.)



  • Ability to read, comprehends, write and speak English.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.                                      
  • Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divides in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.                               
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule fo   Ability to successfully engage and lead individual and team discussions and meetings.
  • Ability to apply all relevant policies in a consistent, timely and objective manner.
  • Capable of working with peers and associates from other departments, operating companies and Corporate in a proactive and constructive manner.
  • Ability to work in a disciplined manner and capable of following established procedures, practices and comply with local, state and federal regulations.
  • Ability to manage the pressures and stress associated with a deadline-oriented atmosphere and customer service issues.  Demonstrates skill in making independent decision in support of company policies and procedures in a timely manner.
  • Reports to work promptly and regularly; works well with others; demonstrates the ability to consistently meet deadlines.



  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 
    • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. The associate is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The associate must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.



  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to wet, hot, extreme cold and/or humid conditions; and moving mechanical parts. The associate works non-traditional business hours including evenings, nights, weekends, holidays and on call. The associate may occasionally be required to travel to other Operating Companies or the corporate office as business needs dictate (i.e. training, business continuation, etc.). The associate is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places. The associate is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


NOTICE:  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job.  This job description in no way states or implies that the duties and responsibilities listed are the only tasks to be performed by the associate in this job. The associate will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.


Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job description supersedes prior job descriptions.  When duties and responsibilities change and develop, the job description will be reviewed and is subject to changes of business necessity.


EEO/AA Employer




Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Ohio ( Malcolm Meats) is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.



Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 59377