Peckham, Inc. Supply Chain Kitting Team Leader in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description:

*These jobs are part of Peckham's vocational rehabilitation efforts. Applicants are eligible to apply for these positions if they have a disability that has created a barrier to employment.

Overview:Assists in the supervision and coordination of activities required for daily kitting operations assigned by the kitting supervisor. The selected individual will work in a large warehouse environment receiving items from delivery trucks, and placing items in the appropriate warehouse area. Manually loading or unloading trucks or other transporting devices; unpacking, shelving, or placing items in proper storage locations according to the WMS. The persons in this position will work relatively unsupervised throughout the day receiving merchandise and placing it in proper storage areas.


  1. Use radio-frequency stock locator to receive and put away stock - Daily

  2. Reports any discrepancies in orders to warehouse supervisor – Daily

  3. Key in 15-digit part numbers into computer – As needed

  4. Print packing list and pick tickets for orders - Daily

  5. Frequent lifting (up to 10 pounds) – Daily

  6. Moderate lifting (up to 40 pounds) – Daily

  7. Occasional lifting (up to 75 pounds) - Daily

  8. Meets deadlines - Daily

  9. Maintain warehouse equipment by following manufacturer’s standards of use and cleaning - Daily

  10. Maintain safe and clean working environment - Daily

  11. Work with supervisor towards meeting performance standards - Daily

  12. Quality check during the kitting process

  13. Run end of week inventory from WMS - Weekly

  14. Other duties as assigned


Fork truck, reach truck, push carts, motorized pallet jacks, hand-held radio frequency units, bar code scanner, use of computer, Excel and Word.


Serve as an example to team members in the Kitting Department. Carry out leadership responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees, encouraging and motivating employees, soliciting input, addressing complaints and resolving problems.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These positions also require no theft related charges for past 15 years (felony or misdemeanor), no felony of any kind for the past 5 years and no positive drug screen for the past 12 months.


4th grade reading level and 3rd grade math level. No prior experience or training.


4th grade reading level or higher. Ability to read and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers- up to 15 digits. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.


Basic math skills (3rd grade math). Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to and to communicate effectively to others. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to analyze kitting procedures and make improvement recommendations to supervisor.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 40 pounds, and occasionally lift/or move up to 75 pounds.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Person needs to have the ability to ask questions and voice concern in relation to work and work environment. Must have access reliable transportation.

Special Note: These jobs are part of the Javits-Wagner-O’Day program. Wages and benefits are legislated as part of the Service Contract Act. Peckham, Inc., as a rehabilitation facility, intends to maintain the trainee status as a transition to competitive community employment. Employment Development Services and other support will be provided by Peckham, Inc. to facilitate the transition when appropriate.

Peckham is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is operated in accordance with a policy which does not permit discrimination because of race, color, sex, age, handicap, national origin or any other artificial characteristic.

  • Posted 5 Days Ago
  • Full time
  • R0000969

Worker Sub-Type: Team Member

Location: Lansing, MI

Business Line: Supply Chain Team

Time Type: Full time

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40