Warehouse Supervisor

Cork
Permanent
50000

The Warehouse Supervisor is a key member of the Warehouse leadership team.  The Supervisor is responsible for the overall performance of warehouse operations, transportation, customer service, safety, security, and regulatory compliance. Additionally, the Warehouse Supervisor provides critical input to the Warehouse Manager on recruiting and development of the warehouse team to achieve successful results.

 

The role:

 

  • Directly supervise and oversee daily material and warehouse operations, including Pick/Pack/Ship, Receiving, and Material Handling. 

  • Models behaviours of a ‘safety first’ culture

  • Ensures that all warehouse and shipping operations are carried out in compliance with regulations

  • Understands customer value, focuses efforts of self and team to improve this every day. Assures that customers receive the required level of service and quality, works with the customer service team to resolve order exceptions

  • ERP system utilization and accuracy. Maintain a working knowledge of the company’s and freight vendors' warehouse management systems.

  • Delivers expected results for safety, quality, service, and cost.

  • Optimizes effectiveness of people and equipment

  • Effectively works with other plant leadership to resolve issues that affect safety, quality, delivery, or cost.

  • Applies lean principles and leadership to continually improve flow across operations.

  • Ensures warehouse facilities and equipment are maintained and upgraded as required.

  • Owns inventory accuracy. Leads cycle count process and corrective action efforts.

  • Is the backup for Warehouse Manager. 

 

Experience:

 

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a warehouse operations environment, plus a minimum of 2-3 years in a direct supervisory capacity.  A combination of education and supervisory experience may be considered 

  • Yellow Belt, Green Belt, or Black Belt certification is a plus

  • Forklift experience required.

  • Demonstrated knowledge, skills, and abilities in continuous improvement

  • Demonstrated ability of delivering results through cross-functional and functional employees; must be collaborative, motivating, and professional. 

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully work with ambiguity and with utilizing data to make decisions and run the business

  • Proficient with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook); TMS transportation systems, carrier portals and shipping kiosks; database software and ERP operating systems

 

 

Terms:
Full time, permanent 

Package:
€50,000 plus corporate benefits

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Aisling Tighe.

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