2nd Shift Outbound Operations Supervisor

Position Description

Job Summary

This Supervisory position is responsible for the daily operation for a high volume and fast paced distribution center, including coaching of hourly associates and leads to achieve operational service goals in receiving, inventory, picking, and shipping of abrasive products. Second shift is responsible for getting product shipped and delivered to or customers.

Required Qualifications

• Supervise a shift of up to 40-60 associates within a 400,000+ square foot distribution center • Identify inefficiencies in processes and implement solutions to drive productivity improvements using lean concepts. Coach and mentor associates to achieve established productivity goals. • Train associates on equipment utilization, work processes and warehouse labor management system (WLM) • Work with associates to ensure shipping and customer service targets are met daily • Coordinate, plan and lead all distribution activities to meet established on-time and quality requirements Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) • Train, coach and develop Leads and Associates on job duties for maximum performance and professional growth • Coach and mentor Leads and Associates performance expectations • Participate in the decision-making process for the following: interviewing, selecting, hiring, coaching, and terminating Associates • Ensure compliance for Safety, SG Policies, rules, and procedures including housekeeping, 5S, safety meetings/training, incident reporting and investigations • Review, reconcile and approve Time & Attendance of Hourly Associates • Proactively address and resolve issues relative to operations and employee engagement.

Additional Description

• Bachelor’s Degree is preferred with three to five years’ distribution supervisory experience or Associate degree with minimum six years’ distribution supervisory experience or HSD/ GED with minimum ten years’ distribution supervisory experience • Ability to competently use computer –Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office products and warehouse management systems preferred. Proficiency in JDA and SAP preferred. • World Class Manufacturing/Supply Chain and/or Lean Six Sigma, Root Cause Analysis, decisive decision-making experience preferred • Develop and use collaborative relationships to accomplish work goals; develop individual relationships by listening, sharing ideas, and appreciating others’ efforts (Employee Engagement) • Ability to function in a high volume, high SKU, quick turnaround industrial product distribution center environment, while focusing on the completion of operational goals (performance metric goals/ KPI’s) • Must be able to plan, organize and manage multiple projects and set priorities • Effective verbal and written communication skills • Lead by example while working with a diverse workforce • Appear in DC Succession Plan in 1-2 years for future leadership opportunities • Bilingual is a plus

Legal Statement

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2nd Shift Outbound Operations Supervisor

Location: Plainfield, Indiana

Posting Date: 11/15/2022

Job Code: USA03676

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