Warehouse Supervisor

  • Location: Hamilton
  • Posting Date: May 02, 2022
  • Job Order ID: 775126
  • Consultant: Cory Olton
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Opportunity!

Our client, a growing full-service commercial/residential distributor of industrial products, is currently seeking a Warehouse Supervisor to join their team in Hamilton.

Reporting to the Profit Centre Manager, the Warehouse Supervisor oversees that all warehouse operations are conducted in a safe, secure, and efficient manner in compliance will all local Health and Safety regulations and company policies.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Supervise and train the warehouse team to ensure safe and efficient operation of all warehouse functions
  • Ensure all material is received and stored in a safe and economical manner while ensuring all proper paperwork is completed
  • Supervise the proper routing, loading, and preparation of orders for shipment, delivery and pick up in accordance with customer instructions
  • Review and maintain proper driver’s abstracts for drivers and forklift certifications for all forklift operators
  • Supervise and schedule the maintenance of all delivery vehicles and material handling equipment in use in the warehouse
  • Recommend purchases of new warehouse equipment, ensuring all safety regulations are met
  • Safeguard and maintain Profit Centre assets – buildings, fleet, inventory, equipment, and receivables
  • Resolve all delivery complaints and receiving disputes quickly and efficiently
Requirements:
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent; College and/or University degree an asset
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience with warehouse management and supervising a team
  • A minimum of 2 years of material handling experience
  • Ability to safely operate a forklift and other material handling equipment used within the Profit Centre
  • Valid driver’s licence with a clean driver’s abstract
  • Possess a strong work ethic and high standard of integrity
  • Experience using Infor M3 (ERP system) is an asset
  • Ability to learn and operate the applicable software system used to process orders
  • Previous experience with or knowledge of plumbing and building products sold at the Profit Centre is an asset
Why this Role? You will be leveraging the expertise of an open-minded, forward-thinking organization that values equity and respect. Join a progressive leadership group and apply today!