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Lead Person Warehouse-Raw Materials


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL Inc. is seeking a Lead Person Warehouse personnel who is passionate about handheld outdoor power equipment to support our Raw Materials Warehouse at our Virginia Beach, VA STIHL Inc. location!


This person will participate in setting and operating one or more machines to carborize, braze, or otherwise heat treat metallic parts.


Position highlights include:
• Benefits – Competitive health insurance, compensation, 401K, bonuses, and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Receives work orders, clarifies discrepancies, and may schedule work processes to complete orders.
  • Participates in the set-up of departmental machines and/or work processes to complete the required duties in a timely and cost effective manner, allocating machine time and manpower.
  • Monitors machine production, work completion, and/or personnel performance to ensure proper part/product/work order completion with respect to all quality and quantity standards.
  • Assists in work process changes by ensuring all set-ups and other changes are completed as required and by ensuring that manpower needs are met.
  • Reviews work methods and recommends procedural or process changes to better accomplish department goals.
  • Responds to procedural problems or technical questions of employees with respect to quality, part usage, or other requirements.
  • Refers difficult or unusual questions to departmental supervisor. Trains employees in proper work methods for safe and efficient performance of job duties and recognition of items to be completed.
  • Assists with the completion of required paperwork for documentation of work completed, work in process, and other relevant reports.
  • May assist in the selection of new employees and recommend disciplinary action to manager. May perform managerial duties in absence of direct supervisor.
  • All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • High school degree or equivalent plus additional formal training.
  • 2-3 years of related experience and/or training.
  • Average score on basic skill test batteries.
  • Average score on mechanical concepts test batteries.
  • Frequent standing, occasional walking or sitting; using of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, reaching with hands and arms, and stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
  • Frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach