Our client, a 75-year established distributor, has an immediate opportunity for a proven shipping supervisor. Working in a "pick/pack/ship environment," you will oversee all shipping functions as well as a team of order pickers, checkers, sealers and shippers. This is a hands-on role and you will also be an active part of the distribution team. Bilingual Spanish is a +As a supervisor, overall responsibilities will include the following:Provide input to management regarding performance of pickers and checkers by maintaining a daily record of each employee’s quality and productivity.Cross train employees. Assure that the tasks assigned to employees are correct, understandable and the outcome for each task has been defined and communicated.Make recommendations for improvements that would result in a benefit to the company, its customers, and/or the employee.Complete year-end performance appraisals.Ensure that products are maintained in an orderly manner on the shelves and skids.Maintain a clean and safe working environment in the Quality Control and picking areas.Additional operational duties will include the following:Ensure that the Order Printer is correctly printing orders every 15 minutes and that orders are evenly dispersed to all order pickers/checkers.Be the go to warehouse person in the operation of the carousel.Ensure that the carousel is stocked each day with incoming products and is sufficiently maintained.Ensure that Top Shelf orders are processed in a timely manner and all Top Shelf orders are shipped the same day.Identify items that need additional packing and ensure that all proper literature and free goods information accompany all orders and that they are labeled properly.The Shipping Supervisor stays until the orders have shipped.In the context of a small company, the Shipping Supervisor must be willing to pitch in and help wherever needed.
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