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Team Leader - Distribution

  • Job ID: 664776179
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: Consolidated Service Ctr
  • Location: 405 Keystone Drive, Warrendale PA 15086
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.24 to $23.27 / hour


Here at UPMC, our employees are devoted to making a profound impact within the communities they serve. We focus on service excellence to provide top care to our patients, health plan members, and employees. We are looking for a person who shares this passion as well to join us as a Team Leader of Distribution at the UPMC Warehouse in Warrendale, PA.

The Team Leader oversees the distribution of supplies and equipment. They also ensure that all communications with department user groups are conducted in a professional and service-oriented manner. Are you eager to be a part of health care excellence? If so, apply today! UPMC also offers one of the best benefits packages in the nation, PTO, retirement plans, and a rewarding career ladder across all departments!


  • Assist in the evaluation, discipline, and development of the distribution staff.
  • Manage schedule of 8-15 hourly employees using Microsoft Office products.
  • Know and use proper body techniques
  • Develop and maintain communication and organizational skills essential for the efficient operation of the Materials Management department.
  • Ensures to maintain an error ratio less than .05% on their respective team through proper direction on put-away and/or picking.
  • Maintain awareness of any change in department/hospital policies and procedures.
  • Ensuring quality at the end line staging area as a dockmaster effectively directing product to its final destination.
  • Directly responsible for completing 30% of highest producing team members' duties.
  • Continue to act as a distribution member in all aspects of the distribution function.
  • Ensure that all distribution equipment is properly maintained.
  • Direct use of ERP-based system to adjust dollar value and quantities of inventory.
  • Deliver product to hospitals operating 26-foot box trucks
  • Operate heavy lift equipment at heights above 25 feet.
  • Ensures to conform to the departmental attendance policy established November 17, 2009, by UPMC Supply Chain Management.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the department's inventory platform.
  • Provides direction to each team member ensuring cleanliness standards are upheld within the warehouse.
  • Assign work to each shift employee and monitor completion of assigned duties.
  • Actively participates towards maintaining the overall budgeted goal of $.75 per line through productivity, reduction in overtime, and best safety practices.
  • Maintain DOT regulated licensing requirements.
  • Direct use of a laptop computer operating a Management Service Console to control voice-directed picking operations.
  • Successfully complete all equipment/safety training yearly or as required by the distribution center supervisor.


  • High school diploma, or a 4-year college degree from an accredited university.
  • Preferred at least one year of previous supervisory experience. Demonstrated leadership capabilities. Must be able to effectively manage a shift of hourly employees ranging in ability.
  • Must be able to communicate and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Work history must have evidence of dependability. The job requires individuals with no work limitations. Must be able to rotate shifts that provide 24 hours per day, 7 days per week coverage.
  • This position may involve lifting, moving, pushing, and pulling items that can potentially be between 50 and 100 lbs.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Driver's License
  • DOT Medical Card Clearance with renewal

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct