Warehouse Supervisor

Posted: 05/09/2022

Overview:

 
Responsible for leading the day to day activities of the Warehouse and Shipping department.  Lead the team to manage stock levels and movements safely and effectively; processing orders and shipments; ensuring warehouse security; performing stock takes; and maintaining inventory records.
 
Responsibilities:
 

Supervision – 75%

  • Drives all aspects of the warehouse and shipping team to meet demand identified in the shipping schedule.
  • Sets day-to-day objectives, organizes workflow, provides guidance, and supports achievement of goals for team
  • Establishes priorities and directs shift labor accordingly.
  • Coordinates with plant staff on scheduled changes, inventory activities and other activities as required.
  • Focuses on KPI performance, coordinates, and work with other department at the facility to achieve the department KPIs.
  • Ensure plant follows D.O.T. policies and guidelines.
  • Coordinates with transportation providers and other outside vendors as necessary.

LEAN Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement – 20%

  • Leads and trains shipping personnel in the safe and efficient shipping/warehouse processes.
  • Reviews and updates working standards, conspicuous standards, and other guiding documents as necessary.
  • Completes and validates warehouse and shipping data inputs to SAP and other systems.
  • Ensures the warehouse and shipping environment is maintained in a clean and safe condition.
  • Maintain the 5S posture of the plant warehouse and shipping areas and individually assigned 5s area.

Other Functions – 5%

  • Communicates regularly with management and infrequently with executive leadership
  • Other duties as assigned
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Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree with 3+ years’ experience supervising others.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed
  • Willing to cross-train and rotate to other positions as needed
  • Must have good attention to detail
  • Must have a good attendance record
  • Must have a strong safety record
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills
  • Customer service experience
  • Experience with book transportation (OTR, LTL and CPU)