JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION TITLE:  Warehouse Supervisor

REPORTS TO:  Plant Manager

SUPERVISES:  Warehouse Employees

CLASSIFICATION:  Full Time

  • PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises employees on assigned shift to ensure production guidelines are being met. Manage employees hours & quality of work to maximize efficiency.  Follow and meet production schedule.
  • ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
    • Meet the requirements for production, i.e., making the product to customer specifications and meeting deadlines.
    • Provide leadership and direction to employees under his/her direct responsibility.
    • Delegate tasks so that employees can meet production deadlines.
    • Maintain desired product quality and safety.
    • Maintain adequate knowledge of product and equipment to ensure ability to direct employees to perform the job properly.
    • Perform daily checks to ensure that standards are being met.
    • Work with Plant Manager and other supervisors to discuss typical problem areas and methods of corrections and improvement.
    • Manage the efforts of employees on the production floor.
    • Establish priorities to ensure employees’ work is efficient.
    • Train new employees on how to safely use machinery and follow procedures.
    • Enforce strict safety guidelines and company standards.
    • Oversee the flow of product through his/her area of responsibility.
    • Manage inventory in area.
  • QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written.
    • Ability to problem solve and collaborate with others.
    • Must be able to work with a diverse workforce, bilingual is a plus.
    • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and execute assignments in an accurate, timely and safe manner.
    • Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
    • Must have valid forms of ID (SS#and valid DL, resident card etc).
    • Ability to adhere to safety policies and OSHA compliance guidelines.
    • Must have 2 years STAND up forklift experience to apply for a forklift position.
    • Must have 2 years proven lead/supervisor experience to be a Supervisor, and have computer skills and inventory/manufacturing experience.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
    • Requires the ability to walk, stand, sit and use hands.
    • Must be able to stoop, kneel, bend, crouch, crawl, climb ladders.
    • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.
    • Ability to work in varying temperatures.
    • Must be able to stand and walk on wet, uneven and slippery surfaces.

Starting at $18.00/hr (depends on experience).