Veritiv WAREHOUSE SUPERVISOR - LARGE in Calgary, Alberta

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide leadership, mentorship and supervision to all warehouse employees
  • Promote a culture of safety at every opportunity with employees. Ensure safety procedures are being followed strictly and that work is performed in a safe and efficient manner
  • Supervise the daily work flow in the areas of order filling, picking, receiving and truck loading
  • Identify process improvements, increase efficiency and productivity to achieve budget targets and operational metrics
  • Work collaboratively with other departments to ensure effective internal and external customer service
  • Ensure standard productivity and error standards are consistently met
  • Provide orientation and ongoing training
  • Assess manpower requirements necessary to maintain established service levels Required Skills:

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills

  • PC and computer systems knowledge is necessary
  • Personal strengths include exceptional leadership and interpersonal communication abilities, self-motivation and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of and experience in general warehouse practices and procedures related to the order filling and delivery functions (WMS, Routing, etc.)

Required Experience:

  • Post secondary education in operational management preferred or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience within distribution/operations industry
  • Experience managing a unionized environment preferred
  • Experience in dry storage environments preferred

Veritiv is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employment applicants without regard to gender, color, race, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any characteristic protected by law.

Requisition ID: R13072