Support the Logistics Manager in driving the process of continuous improvement for the administrative, distribution/warehouse, value added services/shop and/or transportation/delivery function. Take a lead role in meeting targets for productivity, safety, quality, costs, customer service and employee satisfaction/development within the distribution center and with commercial motor vehicle drivers. Coach, train, support, and develop a team of flexible, multi-skilled employees in accordance with Andersen Corporation's values, employee covenant, and strategic direction.
Supervise non-exempt distribution/warehouse (forklift drivers and loaders). This position is for 3rd shift. It starts on Monday at 9:00 pm.
Promote safety and ensure a safe work environment while ensuring customer delivery objectives are met.
Communicate with and listen to employees on a daily basis regarding work center/team performance, strategic initiatives, policy changes, safety, quality, customer service, and cost/productivity performance. Develop a high performance work team with high levels of employee engagement morale and satisfaction. Provide coaching and performance communication to support development of the team.
Communicate with your immediate manager, other supervisors, regarding facility, equipment, safety, environmental, work center schedules, company policies and practices
Four year degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience and 3-5 years of supervisory or work center lead experience.
Previous experience in a (distribution or production) operation with demonstrated ability to acquire and apply continuous improvement, lean and manufacturing system principles a plus.
Demonstrated ability to work with and motivate people.
Intermediate Microsoft Office skills and working knowledge of a work management system (WMS).
Knowledge of technical aspects of transportation planning, commercial motor vehicle driver and equipment management.
Strong communication skills – written, verbal and presentation.
Demonstrated problem solving skills.