Des Plaines, Illinois
The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you’re pursuing – a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work – our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at or connect with us on , and .
Position Summary: The Warehouse Lead Worker is responsible for receiving and processing incoming stock/product, preparing and completing orders for delivery or pickup, and performing inventory and quality controls. The warehouse lead worker may be responsible for oversight or delegation of responsibilities within the warehouse operation. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.
Schedules and assigns daily work assignments to a team and oversees the completion of tasks
Performs transfers or products and/or merchandise to and from the warehouse
Responsible for receiving products and merchandise, checking for quality and damages to items, and the proper storage of the delivered products and merchandise
Responsible for operating equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.
Perform physical inventory as needed
Processes requests for supplies, prepares merchandise for delivery, and prepares packages for shipping according to established procedures
Ensures security of company assets
Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager
Previous warehouse experience required
Previous experience in a supervisory or related role preferred Must have the ability to work independently with limited supervision
Must be able to follow basic safety procedures and precautions due to physical risks
Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
Basic math and counting skills required
Requires frequent lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling up to 50 lbs
Must be available to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends