Warehouse Receiving Lead


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Remedy Staffing is hiring a Warehouse Receiving Lead for a leading distributor of plumbing and electrical supplies in Rochester, NY!

We are looking for high performers who are forward-looking, innovative, enthusiastic, and ambitious team players. Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.


  • Inspect product deliveries for damages and ascertain product is within specification of internal Purchase Order.
  • Receive, inspect, inventory, document, and store shipments.
  • Oversee data system for storage and tracking of goods and shipments.
  • Communicate with suppliers, receivers, and staff for smooth shipment.
  • Stage loading and unloading areas with appropriate equipment, materials, and space.
  • Oversee receiving and other warehouse processes and personnel to make sure work meets quality standards and is performed according to established procedures.
  • Provide training of current and new employees in all appropriate procedures and processes required to complete work assignments.
  • Provide daily work assignments to staff and work with managers and other supervisors to coordinate personnel and resources as necessary to complete all work scheduled for department.
  • Assist with the development, revision and enforcement of inventory management and procedures including record keeping, work instructions, and other standard operational and work practices, as necessary.
  • Operate lift trucks, pallet jacks, and other equipment to safely move parts to proper locations and load and unload steel trucks, as necessary.
  • Oversee the receipt of purchased goods verifying counts and quality, complete transactions to receive product, process paperwork and complete all necessary transactions according to established procedures.
  • Work closely with receiving clerk, completing tasks as needed.
  • Investigate all discrepancies, resolve & log mistakes, and coach receivers to improve performance.
  • Locate product to the appropriate areas according to procedure.
  • Inspect freight upon arrival, document any signs of damage, and resolve freight claims in a timely manner.
  • Visually monitor inventory levels and communicate low levels to buyers, schedulers, and others as necessary.
  • Complete inventory transactions to receive, assign location and issue inventory as required.
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers, and management.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

Apply today at remedystaffing.com or call 585-226-6090 with any questions!

Job Requirements


  • 3-5 years of shipping, receiving, order selection, packing and/or stocking of products is required. Prior supervisory experience is a plus.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.
  • Willing and able to operate material handling equipment.
  • Basic computer skills required.
  • Ability to multitask and handle multiple issues at the same time, without stress.
  • Flexibility with schedule, as overtime is frequent for A and B shifts. C shift rarely requires overtime.
  • Must have reliable daily transportation to branch location.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Forklift training preferred, but not required. We provide internal training for all warehouse employees.
  • Product knowledge with plumbing, HVAC, and electrical material highly desired.
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