All about Exel Warehouse
One of the leading supply chain and logistics company in North America and Europe. Though it operates in North America, Exel is a German-owned firm and brings in around $4.2 billion in annual revenues. In 1985, Exel established their company to cater in transportation management and warehousing. Now, Exel has over 440 facilities and employs over 40,000 people across
Opportunities available at Exel
Now that you know more about Exel, it’s time to look at some of the options available in the distribution department. There are other positions in other departments, however, we will be focusing on distribution department.
As an Operations Supervisor, your responsibility is to coordinate and supervise the activities that are carried out within the distribution center. This position requires you to overlook the staff and ensure that the policies and safety regulations are followed accordingly. For this position, you’ll need a Bachelor’s degree in the related field, a background in operations and a minimum year of experience in supervising and distribution.
As a Warehouse Loader and Unloader, your responsibility is to load and unload all goods from the transportation vehicles into the warehouse. After unloading/loading, you have to organize the warehouse and keep it functioning at its optimal level. This position requires you to have attention to detail, have a high school diploma or GED, ability to lift 75 lbs, and able to work shifts. Previous experience in distribution is an asset, however, is not required.
Tips to help you get the job
Now that you know some of the opportunities available at Exel, go online and look up available positions at on job sites such as indeed.com. However, before applying here are some helpful tips to help land you that job.
Take the time to research the positions you’re interested in. It’s important to understand what the position requires and if you feel that that’s something you’d like to do. Also, make sure that the position suits your lifestyle. Do you like shift work? Working with heavy equipment? Prefer distribution environments? Do you work on weekends? Make sure you know what you’re looking for in terms of job structure.
Also, make sure to read the requirements necessary for the position. If you don’t have the requirements see if the company offers to train or if the certification is obtainable during the interview process.
Be open and honest. It’s much easier to be honest on your CV. If you make it to an interview, be honest about yourself – your strengths and weaknesses. Everyone has them, and they will find them out sooner or later. So get online and apply! Good luck!