Elmer Chocolate
  • 08-Oct-2019 to 07-Dec-2019 (CST)
  • Ponchatoula, LA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Elmer Chocolate is seeking a highly motivated Team Lead Warehouse for the Shipping Department. The Team Lead Warehouse supervises and coordinates activities of workers concerned with shipping finished goods, order pulling, receiving, storing, and inventory.


Since 1855, Elmer Chocolate has been a leading candy and snack manufacturer in the Gulf South.  Originally known for Heavenly Hash and Gold Brick, today the family-owned business is recognized as the second largest heart box chocolates manufacturer in the USA.



Team Lead Warehouse

Shipping Department

(Day Shift 6:00am 4:00pm, Monday Friday)



Basic Responsibilities:

  • Leads and enables 3 to 8 employees including disciplining any safety or policy violations.
  • Supervises and coordinates shipping of finished goods, order pulling, receiving, storing and inventorying.
  • Operates and trains the operation of warehouse equipment, i.e. forklifts, riding jacks and pallet jacks.
  • Assigns duties and examines work for exactness, neatness and conformance to policies and procedures.
  • Reviews records for accuracy of information and compliance with established procedures, and to determine adequacy of stock levels.
  • Interpret and enforces company policy, procedures and regulations.
  • Interprets and enforces GMP's and safety regulations.
  • Confers with Manager.
  • Handles employee relations, corrective actions.
  • Employee Performance Management.


Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 18 years or older.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a warehouse environment.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and relationship building skills in person and writing.
  • Experience in operating warehouse equipment, i.e. forklifts, riding jacks and pallet jacks.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Basic math skills, adding subtracting, multiplying and dividing in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Available to work overtime and weekends.
  • Team player.
  • Pass drug test.


What Elmer Chocolate Offers:

  • Competitive wage
  • Medical Benefits
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Climate controlled environment
  • Full time
  • Overtime available


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Elmer Chocolate is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a disabled veteran or other veteran or military status, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, or other protected by class status.


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