Distribution Group Leader

The Portland Press Herald is seeking a second shift Group Leader for our busy Distribution department. Group Leaders are responsible for coordinating workflow and personnel to ensure products are prepared and delivered on time.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Working with the manager to establish adequate staffing for the shift
  • Coordinates and monitors work and progress throughout the shift
  • Ensures all equipment is running properly and makes recommendations to the mechanics.
  • Prepares paperwork prior to the start of the shift including worksheets, postal forms, driver manifests, and staffing lists
  • Promotes safety and ensures safety protocols are followed

Our Ideal Candidate Has:

  • Technical/mechanical skills
  • Strong attention to detail and time management
  • Ability to motivate staff and coordinate work
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Previous experience in a production environment
  • Ability to work nights and weekends

We offer:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Short/Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k with company match

The Portland Press Herald is an EEO Employer

Interested applicants should email their resume to humanresources@mainetoday.com