Filtration Group Corp

Shipping Operations Lead

Posted Date 3 months ago(10/7/2021 9:27 AM)
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Filtration Group is on a mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive. With a passionate workforce, global footprint and world class engineering and manufacturing capabilities, we are driving innovation and developing solutions across a broad spectrum of applications in the fast-growing and rapidly-evolving global filtration industry. We are committed to maintaining an entrepreneurial culture built on a foundation of trust and in which our leaders exhibit a strong bias for action.

The Company began in 2009 and has rapidly grown organically and through a thoughtful acquisition strategy to be a global leader in the highly attractive filtration industry. Filtration Group has the broadest portfolio of solutions in the industry and has had a particular focus on building a leading platform of solutions focused on the Life Sciences and Indoor Air Quality end markets which are rapidly growing in the current market environment. Filtration Group operates across a wide variety of attractive end markets and produces mission critical products with high replacement rates. Over 80 percent of the Company’s revenue comes from replacement / consumable products, many of which are specified into customer’s products or processes.

With revenues of $1.4 billion, Filtration Group is consistently recognized as the fastest growing and one of the largest filtration businesses in the world and has a global footprint of 141 facilities in 28 countries. Filtration Group has over 6,000 employees who are united in their Mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive.

Filtration Group is an affiliate of Madison Industries, one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value. The team at Madison is committed to building something truly remarkable that long outlasts them while coaching others to reach their highest potential. Madison’s footprint spans across Europe, Asia and the Americas operating over 216 facilities in 45 countries, with over 12,000 engaged employees. Having successfully built market leaders in filtration, medical, safety, instruments, heat transfer, and indoor air quality, Madison generates revenue of $5 billion, with an enterprise value worth well over $7 billion.


Position Summary:



This is a working Lead position. This role supports the Shipping process, ensuring shipping quality, efficiency and safety.  Trains shipping staff as required.  Trouble shoots shipping problems and provides back-up as needed.



  1. Anticipate finished goods requirements from schedule generated by supervisor and/or planning and facilitate order picking activities to meet schedule demands and avoid late shipments.
  2. Assist in shipping work.
  3. Procure shipping supplies from supervisor as needed.
  4. Complete daily shipping reports and other necessary paperwork.
  5. Perform duties safely. Report observed safety hazards to supervisor.
  6. Assist with monthly physical inventories.
  7. Educate department personnel on proper use of equipment, safety requirements, and product quality standards.
  8. Coordinate work activities to ensure all shipments are prepared on time and free from damage.
  9. Ensure labor is utilized effectively and efficiently to achieve optimal performance.
  10. Maintain a safe, neat and organized work area.
  11. Drive continuous improvement activities in the shipping department.
  12. Lead in the tracking of daily metrics and be solution minded, while facilitating corrective actions.
  13. Perform other duties as assigned.
  14. Be punctual and at work daily



Minimum Qualifications:


High school diploma or equivalent preferred

1-2 years of manufacturing experience to include lead responsibilities

Excellent interpersonal skills

Bilingual English/Spanish preferred

Computer literacy

Customer focused with a strong attention to detail

Flexible to work overtime as required

Able to reach, bend, lift to 50 lbs., twist, squat, push and pull



Physical/Mental Demands:

While performing the essential functions of this job the employee is frequently required to reach, grasp, stand and/or sit for long periods of time (up to 90% of the shift), walk, talk and hear; occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The physical and mental requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.


Working Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an individual may encounter while performing the essential functions of this position.  This is an Industrial Manufacturing work environment where it is hot/humid, and employees are often exposed to loud sounds and distracting noise levels.  Employee are exposed to hazardous equipment daily and are required to wear mandatory PPE.



This information does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at-will" employment relationship. Additionally, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Filtration Group retains the discretion to add duties or change the duties of this position at any time with or without notice.  An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. 


Filtration Group is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation.



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