Group Lead, Distribution in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

  • We are looking for Shipping Group Leader who will grow at our Distribution Center in Marysville, Ohio.

    What you’ll do in this role:

    • Build loading schedule in accordance with customer requirements
    • Ensure customer shipping schedule is obtained as well as review the following shifts and lend help when needed
    • Prepares all necessary paperwork as is relates to shipping orders i.e. BOL, picking tickets, master BOL, export documents, supply vs demand reports, etc.
    • Works with Customer Service and National Accounts to ensure all orders are shipped on a timely basis
    • Coordinates special order for on time arrival. 
    • Coordinates all Customer Pick up orders from Marysville Distribution Centers
    • Train and enforce operating SOP’s/procedures abided by as well as mentor associates
    • Report missed loads to customer FOB vendors as well internally to traffic team
    • Ensure a safe and organized work area
    • Work with returns coordinator on processing returns
    • Communication daily to team and carriers
    • Utilize SAP to monitor inventory and quality; make adjustments when required
    • Ensure a safe and compliant work area
  • What you’ll need to be successful:

    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Bachelors degree preferred
    • 5+ years of manufacturing experience or other related field involving hard manual labor
    • Strong leadership skills
    • Ability to work well with other associates (teamwork)
    • Ability to work independently, handle adverse situations and problem solve
    • Effective communication and time management skills
    • Strong administrative and planning skills
    • Maintain high standard of confidentiality and integrity
    • Ability to adapt to flexible work schedule/hours including overtime and weekends.
    •  Some other nice to haves:
    • Basic understanding of distribution, transportation, and freight routing.
    • Basic understanding of inventory control.
    • Computer skills including, but not limited to, MicroSoft Excel, Word, and Powerpoint
    • SAP knowledge a plus

     Physical Qualifications:

    • Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.

    What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

    • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
    • Fitness club reimbursement - $350/ Individual & $500/Family
    • Starting day one, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
    • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
    • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.