Distribution Supervisor

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: February 08, 2024
  • Job Order ID: 983359
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution

Our client has been providing products and services to a wide range of industry in North America for over 80 years. Offering innovative and environmentally friendly products they are considered to be the market leader in the areas they serve. To be best in class they need top talent, so they have asked Sean Baker of MacDonald Search Group to assist them in recruiting a Distribution Supervisor for their Calgary, Alberta operation.

A few of the responsibilities in this role:
  • Managing the activities of warehouse staff in receiving, put away, picking and shipping.
  • Managing a fast-moving inventory of very diverse goods.
  • Performing continuous improvement activities where possible.
  • Working with transportation and logistics on both inbound and outbound orders.
  • Ensuring the daily operations meet or exceed KPI’s
  • Ensure industry safety and health standards are followed.
The person in this position will work a 5AM to 1PM Shift.
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience in a fast paced and dynamic warehouse environment
  • Proven leadership and management skills of a team of approximately 20 people.
  • Previous experience with LEAN or other CI tools is a benefit.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good time management and organization skills
  • Ability to analyze and provide results.
Previous experience working within a unionized facility is of interest.

If the opportunity to work with a recognized industry leader where you can have impact on change and the ability to drive improvement is of interest, please apply in confidence.

To apply directly please email your resume in a WORD or PDF Format to: sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com