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Distribution Team Lead

Company: Pentair, Inc.
Location: Apopka
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description:

Pentair is currently seeking a Team Lead to support team members in the Distribution department. Secondary responsibilities include ensuring all cells run at constant pace (based on actual customer demand). Responsible for improving the process through the implementation of the lean principles with a focus on safety, quality, delivery and cost control. Interested candidates, who meet the requirements below, are encouraged to apply today!

Work hours - 9:30 am until 7 pm (or later based on volume)

Duties and Responsibilities:

+ Understand and ensure the smooth flow of materials through the department.

+ Ensure that orders are printed as required.

+ Ensure that the employees are trained and performing all tasks in a safe and productive manner.

+ Manage employees and flex them out were they are needed.

+ Ensure that the truck lanes are shipping orders on time.

+ Ensure reports are completed each day that are required for each department in distribution.

+ Make sure the MDI boards are being filled out and actions are being driven and completed.

+ Coordinate employee absences by ensuring even distribution of labor and informing distribution group leader so that points may be assessed.

+ Provide necessary feedback to distribution group leader.

+ Provide direction to team members.

+ Oversee training of new hires and existing employees.

+ Conduct daily 5S audit and Forklift log audit.

+ Resolve issues within the department with pre-shippers, shippers and carriers.

+ Coordinate vacation requests with approval of distribution team leader.

+ Bring all employee concerns, disciplinary and safety issues to the attention of the distribution group lead

EDUCATION, SKILLS and Experience

+ High School diploma or equivalent

+ Fork lift license required

+ Computer literate

+ Good written, verbal, and oral communication skills

+ Leadership skills desired

+ 2 years shipping experience


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 employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; bend; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts on the factory floor, may need to work in an environment where the noise level could be moderate to very loud.

Diversity and Inclusion:

With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.

We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:

+ Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership

+ Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels

+ Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture

+ Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory

Pentair makes the most of life's essential resources. From our residential and business solutions that help people move, improve and enjoy their water, to our sustainable innovations and applications, we deliver smart, sustainable solutions for life.

Pentair had revenue in 2020 of $3 billion, and trades under the ticker symbol PNR. With approximately 9,750 global employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, we work to help improve lives and the environment around the world. To learn more, visit Pentair.com (https://www.pentair.com/?utm_source=business_wire&utm_medium=boilerplate&utm_campaign=pr) .

Keywords: Pentair, Inc., Orlando , Distribution Team Lead, Other , Apopka, Florida

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