KeHE Distributors, LLC

  • Warehouse Supervisor (Afternoon Shift)

    Job Locations CA-ON-Mississauga
    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Category
    Warehouse
    Requisition ID
    2018-2943
    Company
    Tree of Life
  • Overview

    Our core purpose is “To Help Canada Eat Well and Live Well” For more information please visit our website at http://www.treeoflife.ca

    Tree of Life Canada ULC is an Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We are committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities. If selected for an interview, we will be happy to work with you to ensure your interview is accessible and accommodation is provided. When your interview is being scheduled, please advise the Recruiter of how we might be able to support your participation.

    ** NOTE: Reference checks will be conducted for potential candidates and the information collected will be used in making the final hiring decision.

    Primary Responsibilities

    The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for the efficient receiving and stocking of inbound freight and coordinating the selection and loading of product in the most cost effective manner and ensures quality and safety standards are adhered to and manage associate staffing. As with all positions at Tree of Life Canada we expect that all actions will be consistent with Tree of Life Canada’s Mission, Vision and Values.

    Essential Functions

    • Proactive communication to internal contacts regarding warehouse processes which impact customers and transportation.
    • Establish and implement operational policies and procedures including but not limited to production, receiving, routing, inventory, and transportation.
    • Responsible for maintaining high standards related to the physical condition of warehouse and equipment.
    • Implement new processes to increase efficiencies while reducing costs.
    • Ensure warehouse is in compliance with all provincial and federal laws (or equivalent Canadian laws).
    • Ensure warehouse associate training is occurring timely.
    • Troubleshoot systems issues, which effect timely delivery and/or receiving of product.
    • Plan daily and weekly production activities when necessary.
    • Ensure all food safety compliance.
    • Ensure company sponsored safety programs are administered correctly according to best practice.
    • Proactively improve labor relations.
    • Other duties and special projects as requested.
    • Must maintain good attendance, safe work practice and maintain safeguards of confidential company information.
    • Working Knowledge of Cycle Counts & Inventory Movement.
    • Participate on Health and Safety Committees and have a working knowledge of accident reporting.

    Minimum Requirements, Qualifications, Additional Skills, Aptitude

    • High School Diploma required and a minimum of five (5) years previous warehouse/logistics management experience.
    • Current Forklift and related power equipment license and training certificate preferred.
    • Strong communication skills (oral and written) and fluent in English.
    • Proficiency in MS Office required. Computer skills in AS400 experience preferred.
    • Excellent customer service-oriented attitude with ability to get along with diverse personalities and communicate effectively with customers and all levels of Tree of Life associates. Must be tactful, mature and flexible with good reasoning abilities and sound judgement.
    • High energy level with the ability to establish creditability and be decisive but be able to recognize and support the organization’s preferences and priorities.

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