Warehouse Supervisor - Manufacturing / Distribution

MacDonald Search Group

Our client is looking for a warehouse supervisor that understands a fast paced industrial environment with short lead times.

MacDonald Search Group
 
Our client, a very well respected, manufacturer and distributor of building products to customers across Canada and into the US has asked us to help them recruit a hand’s on warehouse professional to fill the role of Warehouse Supervisor.
 
From their Calgary Manufacturing and Distribution Center you will be responsible to lead, coach and direct your team of 5 people in the functions of receiving, storage, order fulfillment, returns management and shipping in order to ensure delivery to a number of business customers.
 
Reporting directly to the Plant Manager, you will ensure a safe and productive work environment, with complete responsibility for the daily operations of the warehouse and yard.  You will promote a culture of continuous improvement, safety and growth for all team members.
 
Specifically the successful candidate will have:
 
  • Drive and determination to take the lead role on all daily activities
  • A track record of creating process and implementing new procedures
  • a minimum of 5 years of supervisory or team lead experience
  • experience from a fast paced distribution environment with short lead times and quick turnarounds on customer orders 
  • the ability to lead and coach people towards corporate objectives
  • desire to tackle problems head on and find creative solutions
  • excellent organizational, communication and computer skills
  • must have the ability to multi-task and plan accordingly
  • a minimum of Grade 12 education
 
This is a working supervisor role where you will be expected to join your team on the floor in completing all the daily activities.
Compensation range: $60,000 to $65,000 commensurate with ability, attitude and personality.
If the opportunity to join an industry leader is of interest to you, please reply in confidence.
To apply directly please email your resume to: sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com and ensure your subject line reads: Industrial Warehouse Supervisor