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Warehouse Supervisor

La Grange, IL 60525
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$12.95 - $22.45
Full-time

Supervise warehouse shipping, receiving, and/or replenishment activities and personnel to ensure that all

functions are performed within Company, Distribution Center, and Department guidelines as outlined in

Distribution Center Operations Manual.

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:

Accountable and Reports to: Distribution Senior Supervisor

PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS:

- Supervise the work force in the accomplishment of the day-to-day assignments

- Conducts daily pre-shift and post-shift inspection of the work area to identify and remove any work

flow impediments

- Oversees pallet assembly to ensure stores receive the cases they ordered, on well-built pallets, and

securely wrapped before being loaded onto trailers

- Resolves inventory discrepancies and issues credits to stores when appropriate

- Ensures steady work flow through the warehouse via routine spot checks on progress of associates and

adjusts manpower to increase efficiency

- Keeps abreast of the volume of work, issues work assignments and follows through to assure

completion within schedules, and acceptable standards

- Works with Superintendent to ensure that safety, security, sanitation and pest control codes, laws, and

policies are maintained

- Ensures associates have equipment needed to perform their work and assists them in securing the

necessary equipment if a mechanical breakdown occurs

- Maintains daily production and accuracy records

- Maintains company policies and contractual agreements

- Develops productive associates through training, coaching and disciplining when necessary, in order to

achieve company goals and objectives

- Develops and maintain good working relationship with all departments within supply chain

SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS: (These are considered occasional in nature)

- Performs other duties as assigned, to include special projects

SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM JOB:

- Bachelor's Degree not requires but preferred

- Possess strong general knowledge of all warehousing operations, with prior work experience to include

lead person or supervisory duties.

- Possess good supervisory skills and the ability to work with and through others to achieve desired

results.

- Possess good communications skills, both oral and written.

- Possess solid computer skills that include Microsoft Office Suite with the ability to read and interpret

computerized reports.

- Requires the analytical ability to handle administrative duties and mental alertness to ensure accurate,

safe and thorough completion of work activities. Possess ability to concentrate and deal with frequent

interruptions.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

- Work is performed under typical warehouse conditions. Potential hazards exist with regard to

machinery such as forklifts, pallet jacks, mechanized systems, movement of tractors and trailers,

etc. Work environment is hectic, demanding, and fast paced.

- Work is performed in varying conditions; warehouse environment, warehouse temperatures

ranging from -20 degrees through ambient outside temperatures over 80 degrees and temperature

controlled office environment

EQUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM JOB:

- Incumbent may use Telxon scan gun, computers, keyboards, tablets, calculators, telephone, tablet and

other office equipment in the course of normal workday.

CONTACTS:

- Has daily contact with co-workers, suppliers/vendors and customers.

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Posting ID: 591852270Posted: 2021-05-08Job Title: Warehouse Supervisor