The Warehouse Supervisor may be responsible for functions; scheduling, assignment of work and equipment, accuracy/quality control, metrics and other warehouse related responsibilities as assigned.
Responsibilities (Essential Functions)
Direct and supervise the work and productivity of associates and clerical associates within Warehouse Operations.
Creates an atmosphere in which open communication is encouraged and motivates team members to achieve department goals and initiatives.
Supervisor role is essential part of hiring, discipline and termination process
Initial interviews and screening is done by Supervisors, and their recommendation for hiring of candidate is given the most significant weight in the process.
Ensures all associates are properly trained in job duties, equipment, safety, and applicable systems.
Coaches, develops and manages the performance of team members
Conducts disciplinary process with hourly Team Members for both performance and conduct.
Makes recommendation for final termination if performance/conduct cannot be resolved, which are given the most significant weight. Supervisor partners with HR Manager in the termination process.
Creates the daily/weekly work schedule for Hourly Team Members (approved by Management)
Excels in a Metric and KPI based environment
Responsible for On Time Route Departure
Ensure Inbound outbound order accuracy and quality
30% of time is spent in the administrative aspects of the job and 70% is spent supervising the shipping functions and activities
Unless special circumstances exist, supervisors do not directly perform any receiving or shipping functions on a consistent basis.
Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities & Physical Requirements)
High School Diploma Required.
Supply chain, warehouse and transportation experience required; preferably 2-3 years of performing required functions.
Previous truck routing experience a plus.
Retail Grocery experience preferred.
Experience with WMS, RF, Voice technology, inventory control, warehouse layout and slotting practices.
Strong Data Entry experience.
Must have the ability to work am/pm shifts, including weekends.
The ability to work in a fast paced environment and be able to multitask.
Proficient in MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Word and Excel (A Must)
Must have excellent organizational and communicative skills.
Must be able to support and contribute to team goals.
Bilingual a plus.
Exposure to extreme temperature changes, moisture, noise, odors, and moving equipment.
Running forklifts or pallet jacks on occasion.
Prolonged sitting in front of a computer
Extensive phone communication and interaction with distribution center staff and store level personnel.
Up to 10% of time may be involved in traveling.
Lifting, pushing, pulling, and/or carrying up to 70 lbs.
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