Warehouse-Operations Supervisor

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Warehouse-Operations Supervisor

  • Specialty:

    Warehouse
    • City:

      Memphis
    • State:

      TN
    • 38114
  • Assignment Type:

    Direct Hire
  • Job Id:

    50835
  • Payrate:

    $26.44

Description

Warehouse/Operations Supervisor

 

Responsibilities:

  • Directly supervise up to 22 associates
  • Conduct employee performance appraisals, scheduling, coaching, counseling and progressive discipline 
  • Responsible for prioritizing and delegating assignments to warehouse personnel assuring each job is completed in a professional and timely manner.
  • Carry out responsibilities in accordance with the organizations policies and procedures as well as all applicable laws
  • Coordinate inventory management, shipping and receiving, and case picking orders in a fast pace environment
  • Will work hands on in the warehouse to help team as needed, up to 50% of the time
  • Develop operational competencies across all warehouse functional areas (picking, packing, receiving and distribution functions) within the designated area
  • Incorporate operational tactics to meet corporate objectives (quality, productivity, financials)
  • Lead operational efforts aimed at maintaining accurate inventory
  • As a senior member of the management team of the operation, collaborate to improve overall operation, performance, and to maximize overall operational efficiencies
  • Lead, coach, and manage the professional development of direct reports and actively participate in succession planning
  • Support the performance management processes of the organization
  • Responsible for the interviewing and selection of staff
  • Conduct regularly scheduled meetings with the teams to cascade messages through the assigned functional area of responsibility
  • Collaborate and establish strong working relationships with internal and external business partners
  • Develop operational forecast for facility based on corporate forecasting and expectations
  • Lead assigned projects, to meet the needs of the business
  • Drive continuous improvements and cost savings initiatives
  • Work within and promote established safety, security, and quality standards
  • Uphold the values of client through setting examples and holding the team accountable

Requirements:

  • 5-7 years as direct warehouse or supervisory experience in a warehouse environment  
  • Experience supervising a team of associates
  • Experience in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous experience with SAP or similar based WMS product
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in related field strongly preferred,
  • Minimum of 5 years proven leadership experience managing large and complex teams is required; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Management and leadership skills including experience with the full staffing life cycle, including interviewing, hiring, performance management, promotions and terminations is required
  • Have advanced practical application of quality concepts such as kaizen/lean six sigma/5S principals
  • Strong organizational, analytical and motivational skills along with a creative and innovative approach to problem-solving and the ability to thrive in a metrics-driven, results-based environment
  • Outstanding ability to build and maintain team cohesiveness
  • Interest in continuous learning and desire to stay current on industry trends

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