Warehouse Team Lead
Flochem Ltd.
Guelph, ON

Job Summary

Flochem Ltd. is an industry leader in chemical distribution. Our experience, employees and innovation, provide value-added chemical solutions. We are currently seeking a Team Lead to manage our dynamic Warehouse operation.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assign, prioritize and supervise work duties in order to meet order schedules.
  • Provide daily leadership and hands-on support for the department.
  • Requisition material and goods to support daily operations.
  • Prepare products for shipment according to Flochem and client instructions, including blending, packaging/labelling, weighing, and documenting paperwork.
  • Coordinate the testing of products and ensure retention samples are taken, as required.
  • Coordinate shipping & receiving of products – perform problem solving/route cause analysis when problems or errors occur.
  • Ship material in and out of warehouse, process bill of ladings and – check computer system for orders and inventory.
  • Perform cycle counts as required to verify inventory.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly warehouse.
  • Coordinate the disposal and destruction of expired or rejected materials.
  • Operate forklift to transport incoming and outgoing product – may also use boom lift.
  • Assist in the selection, training, and motivation of warehouse personnel.
  • Execute continuous improvement initiatives, work within legislation relative to health, safety and the environment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Minimum 2–3 years related Warehouse supervisory experience; within the chemical industry an asset but not required.
  • Grade 12 Education; or equivalent.
  • Must have a valid Forklift certification.
  • Must be proficient with email and have a working knowledge of Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • Must be willing and able to work overtime and any assigned shift as required as well as on-call responsibilities as required.
  • Must be willing and able to communicate suggestions for improvement on a regular basis.
  • Effective communication and organizational skills.
  • Able to move/lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted.
  • Standing, bending, lifting is required for complete eight-hour shift
  • Ability to process chemical products safely and use/wear PPE, handle and operate large machinery.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Supervising: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Warehouse Management: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Forklift Certification (Required)