Warehouse Supervisor

Warehouse Supervisor supervises the overall warehouse operations and daily activities of staff. Oversees inventory levels, monitors the safety of goods, and ensures the efficient usage of warehouse space. Being a Warehouse Supervisor operates an applicable system to update inventory status and respond to stakeholder’s inquiries. May require an associate degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Warehouse Supervisor typically reports to a manager. The Warehouse Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Warehouse Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.

Warehouse Supervisor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Warehouse Supervisor to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze shipment logs;
  • Review timeliness of scheduled deliveries;
  • Communicate and collaborate with other team members;
  • Train, guide and evaluate new warehouse workers;
  • Make suggestions for productivity improvements;
  • Optimize employee workflow;
  • Manage the Stores in compliance with the company policies, procedures and the OHS Act;
  • Track expenses related to fuel, storage, and truck maintenance;
  • Schedules and assigns warehouse personnel and equipment to meet the daily requirements for delivery and to handle daily volume efficiently;
  • Ensures that all incoming materials and orders are issued to all requisitioning units on time;
  • Maintains safe working environment by ensuring the cleanliness and orderliness of staging, loading and warehouse area;
  • Responsible for planning, organizing and managing the Company‚Äôs inventory and warehousing activities;
  • Prepares reports and other communication materials to highlight performance achievements and identify areas of needed improvement;
  • Implements health & safety practices and standards of the company in order to achieve department and corporate goals;
  • Supervises accurate and timely pull-out/receiving of finished goods and fabricated items from production to avoid congestion.

Requirements:

  • Communication skills;
  • Availability for change of residence: No;
  • Compliance to company policies and procedure;
  • Computer Literacy / Basic Computer Skills;
  • Supervise all warehouse staff;
  • Effective and professional demeanor when engaging customers;
  • Ability to develop and carry out policies and procedures;
  • Premiums management;
  • Process-oriented;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Safety and security;
  • 2-3 years of proven experience in warehouse management involving directing and coordinating operations;
  • Familiar with computer office software operation, SAP operators are preferred; Active and hardworking, a;
  • Planning;
  • Shipping/receiving goods & materials.