Warehouse Supervisor

Operations Nashville, Tennessee


Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for the safe receipt, storage, retrieval and timely dispatch of goods. The incumbent will also oversee warehouse associates to ensure completion of daily tasks and responsibilities

 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leads warehouse personnel to provide excellent customer service that will enhance and support Company operations and sales
  • Directs and administers established safety, health and environmental policies and procedures
  • Provides direct supervision to warehouse personnel completes and communicates performance evaluations on a timely basis and provides coaching, training and guidance
  • Interacts with external couriers and truck drivers to ensure product is efficiently transferred to and from shipping vehicles
  • Ensures equipment required for warehouse operations is properly maintained
  • Ensures adequate supplies are maintained for warehouse order fulfillment operations
  • Fills in for other warehouse positions as needed
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 150 pounds, with assistance as necessary 
  • Understands the potential to be on-call on nights or weekends, depending on need
  • Maintains responsibility for physical plant, including cleanliness and security
  • Ability to use computer system to record materials received and shipped
  • Physical ability to assist with warehouse operations
  • Perform other duties as required

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Leadership, communication, relationship and people management skills required 
  • Analytical and mathematical skills required
  • Warehouse/distribution experience required 
  • Reliable, organized and attentive to detail
  • Moderate computer skills, including communicating internally and externally via email, performing some financial calculations and generating reports proficient at using business systems required 
  • May need to be certified to operate a forklift and/or other mobile equipment 

EDUCATION/WORK EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma / General Education Degree (GED) or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years warehouse experience in a distribution environment

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Builds strong partnerships with Customers and Suppliers
  • Collaborates effectively across departments
  • Demonstrates agility and commitment when responding to customer needs
  • Focuses on continuous improvement
  • Acts with integrity in all areas of our work
  • Values people equally