Current Openings

 

 

 

Job title: Lighting Quotation Specialist

Pay: dependent on experience (base+commision)

Job type: full time position

 

Job Description

Willow Electrical Supply is one of the fastest growing electrical supply houses in the greater Chicago-land area. Our strategy is simple – helping our customers thrive, ensures our company grows. We’re looking for somebody that’s an innovator, fresh thinker, and maintains high level of customer satisfaction in our Lighting Department.

Summary of Key Responsibilities
  • Provide accurate and timely project quotations based on specifications provided by customers
  • Establish relationships with lighting reps, vendors, contractors
  • Maintain a record of submitted quotations with regular follow-up
  • Establish and maintain customer relationships, communicate with customers and co-workers in order to provide technical information
  • Other duties as assigned
Requirements
  • High School diploma or GED required with 1-3 years related experience
  • Excellent negotiation skills, interpersonal skills and ability to drive decisions with influence
  • Related lighting experience required, 1-3 years
  • Quotations experience required, 1-3 years
  • Product and application knowledge essential
Qualifications
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize time sensitive assignments
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Works well under stress with deadlines
  • Ability to work unsupervised and/or as part of a team
  • Intermediate/advanced of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees and management

Competitive hourly wage, paid vacation, Healthcare

Must be able to pass background check

Required experience:
  • Quotations: 3 year
  • Electrical distribution: 3 year
  • Lighting: 3 year
  • Eclipe ERP System: 1 year
Required education:
  • High school

 

Apply in person

Willow Electrical Supply

3828 Des Plaines River Rd

Schiller Park, IL 60176

Monday – Friday 6am – 6-pm

 

 

 

 

 

We have a full-time opening for a Warehouse Workers.

Must be able to work various shifts per week.

  • Must have 1 or more years’ experience
  • Be authorized to work in the United States
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Forklift experience recommended, but not required

Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to:

Picking

  • Review orders accurately
  • Pick the required products from shelf to cart quickly and accurately
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a team atmosphere
  • Report to Warehouse Manager / Warehouse Management team
  • Ensure order accuracy

Packing

  • Must be able to operate carts, dollies, hand trucks and other moving equipment to move large quantities of merchandise
  • Applicant must have general knowledge of computerized packing environment to include experience with hand held scanner, computer keyboard, and mouse
  • Have the ability to pack orders safely & efficiently
  • Have general understanding of UPS, Fedex shipping labels
  • Must be able to lift boxes weighing 2-50lbs and stand in packing station for extended period of time
  • Must be able to maintain effectiveness and composure at all times while working closely with co-workers and management

Benefits

  • Insurance coverage (medical & dental)
  • Employee discount

All employees must conform to a background check, CDA check and fingerprinting, ICE background check, and show proof of eligibility to work in the US and be 18+ years old.

 

Apply in person

Willow Electrical Supply

3828 Des Plaines River Rd

Schiller Park, IL 60176

Monday – Friday 6am – 6-pm

Warehouse Supervisor

Location: Schiller Park, IL

Job Type: Full-time

Category: Warehouse

 

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for supervising the shipping/receiving functions of all outgoing/incoming products from the warehouse. Leads and controls activities of company warehouse personnel. Second shift supervision is an important function for the company, positive interaction with the employees is critical. Ensures shipping, receiving, storage, and distribution are performed in an efficient manner.

 

Duties:

  • Manages personnel, budget and costs of inventory
  • Ensures a safe working environment and follows safety regulations
  • Ensures warehouse employees receive training
  • Counsels employees with corrective action situations
  • Attends meetings and participates in projects as required
  • Adheres to all facets of safety policies and procedures
  • Maintains a positive presence on the floor throughout the shift
  • Completes and performs other duties/tasks as assigned
  • Must be able to understand and complete all necessary functions of the operation of the inventory management bar code system related to the movement of material throughout the warehouse

 

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years’ distribution, warehousing, and service management experience in electrical wholesale required
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Forklift operation. – 3yrs required, 5 preferred
  • Strong knowledge of inventory control processes. – Required
  • Knowledge of electrical, construction or mechanical products. – Preferred
  • Excellent team-building, operational, problem-solving, organizational and planning skills
  • Working knowledge of shipping software
  • Proficiency in Eclipse ERP software a major PLUS
  • Familiarity with courier and mailing functions

 

 

EDUCATION:

  • High School Degree or Equivalent required

 

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work is physically strenuous and workers are required to lift heavy packages up to 50 pounds.
  • Work may require excessive bending or stooping.
  • Employee required to walk long distances repeatedly throughout the day.
  • Employee required to climb ladders.
  • Employee required to use hand tools.
  • Employee uses heavy machinery (e.g., forklift, etc.).

 

Benefits:

  • Insurance coverage (medical & dental)
  • Employee discount

 

All employees must conform to a background check.

 

Apply in person

Willow Electrical Supply

3828 Des Plaines River Rd

Schiller Park, IL 60176

Monday – Friday 6am – 6-pm