Operations Supervisor

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: November 26, 2018
  • Job Order ID: 171003
  • Consultant: Wade Simmons
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Warehouse Operations Supervisor

Our client has almost 30 years of experience in the logistics industry with a specialization in 3rd party cold storage warehousing and distribution. They are a customer service focused organization and are looking for an Operations Supervisor to add to their growing team in the Vancouver, BC area.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Operations Supervisor will be responsible for all day to day aspects of the cold storage distribution centre operation.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Organize, plan, prioritize, and supervise all aspects of the non-union distribution centre
  • Supervision of warehouse staff
  • Takes a hands-on approach in the warehouse
  • Arrange transportation with carriers as required
  • Ensures the warehouse set-up, organization, safety, and cleanliness is maintained
  • Holds daily safety meetings and maintains a safe work environment
  • Recommends measures for improvement of quality of service, efficiency, process improvements and similar
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements:

  • Post Secondary education in Operations, Logistics or related field would be an asset
  • Minimum of 2 years working in a similar role
  • Experience with grocery, food products would be an asset
  • Strong understanding of ERP systems and MS Office
  • Good analytical and decision-making abilities
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

If this exciting opportunity sounds like a role that is of interest to you, please send us your resume today!