Assistant Warehouse Lead

Pearson Sales Company, Inc. - Newark, CA


Pearson Sales Company, Inc. is looking to hire an outstanding Assistant Warehouse Lead at our Newark, CA location.

In business for over 45 years, Pearson Sales is a full line industrial food ingredient distributor that services all food sectors and types of manufacturing. Our customers value our extraordinary level of personal service.

The Assistant Warehouse Lead will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operations and scheduling of work performed to internal and external customers in an accurate and timely manner. The ideal candidate will have experience as a warehouse assistant.

Apply today for immediate consideration!


  • Assist the Warehouse Manager in all warehouse operations and timely workflow.
  • Maintain selected work areas & keep them clean from debris to create a safe working environment.
  • Arrange for equipment repairs/replacements as needed and ensure accurate and timely shipping and receiving of all materials.
  • Assist the Warehouse Manager in maintaining inventory.
  • May assist in the preparation of and/or conduct time studies to maximize work efficiencies. Work with employees to maintain order of warehouse and safety practices all the time.
  • Receive and process warehouse stock products (pick, unload, label, store). Report any discrepancies in shipping and receiving with warehouse manager.
  • Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules and regulations by corporate and federal regulations.
  • Participates actively in department team and all-staff meetings.


  • Minimum 2-3 years warehouse lead/assistant experience
  • Forklift experience
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to make quick decisions and solve problems
  • Excellent communication skills with both management and employees
  • Operates with a sense of teamwork
  • Class A License a HUGE + but is not required


The job duties require bending, reaching, and standing for periods of time. Utilize visual acuity to operate equipment and read technical information. Required to lift, push, and carry items. Continually work near moving warehouse equipment and will be exposure to outside weather conditions heat or cold.


· Competitive Pay

· Medical/Dental/Vision/Life

· 401k & Pension Program

· 10 Paid Company Holidays per Year

· Vacation & Sick Pay

· Great Company Culture

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $19.00 to $21.00 /hour


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Warehouse: 3 years (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply