Warehouse Prep & Assembly

Ashley Furniture Romeoville, IL

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Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world. Established in 1945, Ashley offers one of the industry's broadest product assortments to retail partners in 123 countries.

Design, Build, Deliver:

Using our internationally acclaimed in-house design team, we create the look without paying expensive design fees. Then, by adhering to some of the most efficient production standards in the world, we are able to maximize productivity and minimize waste, generating additional savings for you. Finally, all orders are filled from strategically located regional warehouses and are serviced by our own fleet of trucks, the largest in the industry.

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Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

* The "Lead" is responsible for maintaining even flow of product throughout the entire cell process.

* They direct work flow through each cell component and move people or self to assist in bottleneck locations.

* The Lead is responsible for the Quality of the Product put into the Delivery Lane, as well as, ensures placement into proper drop order.

* They facilitate movement of product to the shop if they, and the lane tech, determine that the product will need more than 15 minutes of tech time to repair.

* They communicate all missing product and lane completion to the Prep Supervisor for final sign-off.

* Participate in employee performance evaluations on a quarterly basis.

* Inspect and tag product in prep lanes … looking for any errors or quality problems

* Participate in morning meetings to review measurements, communicate work schedules, review successes, and to share suggestions and new best practices

* Responsible for Continuous Improvement Contribute in improvement effort within quality/performance measures as well as targeted levels

* Completes other assignments and special projects as requested

Job Requirements

Experience:

* Furniture Assembly

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Comply with day to day standards of prepping of products

* Comply with warehouse safety and security programs and activities

* Comply with housekeeping, security, and sanitation levels on a daily basis

* Comply with safety in all areas of warehouse by ensuring warehouse is neat and secure, and that damage to product, equipment, and the facility is prevented

* Comply with dress code and maintain professional at all times

We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.