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A warehouse manufacturing client of ours in Grand Rapids, MI is in need of a Shipping & Receiving Supervisor on 2nd shift. Pay for this role is $25 and up based off experience. 

In this position, you will ensure we are properly staffed to complete the required work load based on the Team’s schedule. As the Shipping and Receiving supervisor, you will be responsible for maximizing productivity and striving to increase efficiencies.

Benefits of a Shipping & Receiving Supervisor:

  •  Growth and advancement opportunities
  • Direct hire opportunity (upon completion of 3 week onboarding)

Duties of a Shipping & Receiving Supervisor:

  • Interview, hire, and oversee team of Hilo drivers and coordinators.
  • Trains, coaches, and leads work team to achieve safety, service, and efficiency goals.
  • Implements and sustains a positive work environment and ensures adherence to policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Records and delivers coaching and disciplinary action to team members as necessary.
  • Conducts annual performance reviews
  • Holds team accountable to meet daily work targets for their shift and able to resolve conflicts
  • Accountable for creating weekly work schedules accounting for planned vacations and call-in requests
  • Ensures all loads are accurate, complete, and meet all safety and food quality guidelines.
  • Responsible to monitor KPIs and makes adjustments during the shift to ensure team performance 
  • Ensures that their operation is clean and ready to hand off to the incoming shift.
  • Identifies and corrects issues identified on the fly and communicates to their manager on-going issues
  • Recommends and implements process improvements in alignment with their manager.
  • Ensures that all scanning and computer equipment is in good working order and communicates to manager and IT when issues are identified.
  • Responsible for performing the same work duties as those supervised when short on staff 
  • Takes full ownership of their respective shift and is willing to work overtime or weekends as directed by management 

Job Requirements

  • Computer Skills – must be competent in excel
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds as needed (not repetitive lifting)
  • Be able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Be able to walk the warehouse and docks for hours at a time
  • Be able to obtain and maintain a fork lift license
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX, and RF smart software knowledge helpful
  • Prior experience in a food manufacturing environment
  • Organized
  • Reliable
  • Detail oriented
  • Time management
  • Good communication (verbal, written, electronic)
  • Ability to multitask
  • Critical thinker
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Team oriented
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Previous supervisor or management experience a plus


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