Warehouse Supervisor

May 31 2018
Category: Other
Job Description


Position Summary:

Provides first-level supervision for all warehouse activities in the Hawaii Distribution Center. Works closely with Logistics, Shipping, & Receiving teams to coordinate & support warehousing & distribution functions. Assigns staff based on schedule & volume, maintains production & work performance st&ards, & resolves problems as they occur to maximize efficiencies.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manage warehouse employees during their shift, which will also include overseeing the following warehouse functions:
    • InventoryControl
    • Receiving
    • Putaways
    • Picking
    • Shipping
    • Loading
    • Employee Performance Tracking
    • Payroll
    • Equipment Maintenance
  • Directs, controls, & coordinates warehousing functions. Assigns staff as needed to maintain schedule, monitors job performance, & resolves problems as they occur. Meets production & service st&ards.
  • Monitor daily operations to identify area for improvement. Review & identify causes of production variances & take immediate steps to resolve problems.
  • Assists management in improving operations. Works closely with the work teams to identify areas for improvement, develops improved processes, & makes recommendations to management.
  • Establish work priorities & approves recommendations. Takes every opportunity to establish & maintain teamwork between Warehouse teams.
  • Coordinates Shipping & Receiving activities with Logistics, Scheduling, Receiving, & Maintenance teams. Works closely with these departments to make adjustments in scheduling & staffing to meet member requirements.
  • Trains & develops warehouse teams to maximize productivity & effectiveness. Completes regular performance reviews & documents discipline where necessary.
  • Ensures compliance with all company & government safety & sanitation requirements.
  • Keeps management informed of progress & proposed changes in the operation.


Job Requirements:

Education: This position requires a high school diploma with additional supervisory training courses. In the absence of formal education, experience that is equivalent & directly related may be substituted.

Experience: This position requires 3 or more years' related supervisory experience with a proven track record in warehouse & distribution center operations. Position must also have two to three years experience in the Shipping function in a conventional or mechanized warehouse.

Knowledge: Position requires knowledge of all warehouse equipment & processes, warehouse management systems, refrigerated and/or grocery warehouse products. Position requires knowledge of personal computers & associated business software (MS-Word, Excel, & Access preferred).

Skills & Abilities: Position requires a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally & in writing, with all levels of management & staff. Good team building & facilitation skills, demonstrated by the performance of assigned teams, are also required.

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