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Shift Supervisor

  • Ref: 289907
  • Type: Option-to-Hire
  • Location: Opa Locka, FL
  • Industry: Distribution
  • Job Level: Supervisor
  • Pay: $42,000.00 - $65,000.00

Opportunity Description

An International Food Distribution Center is looking for a Shift Supervisor to join their growing team. The Shift Supervisor will be responsible for planning and coordinating the activities of Distribution Center Team Members to achieve departmental and organizational objectives.

Job Duties

  • Plan and coordinate the work activities of Distribution Center Team Members by integrating the use of labor management and inventory systems.
  • Schedule Distribution Team Members and allocate job assignments to ensure production demands are accomplished efficiently.
  • Provide clear direction to Team Members to meet customer requirements, production demands and Company goals.
  • Maintain a consistent presence on the warehouse floor to observe, monitor and coach job performance of Distribution Center Team Members.
  • Utilize reporting systems to provide the Shift Manager and other Department Managers with accurate accounts of production activities.
  • Communicate with stores, external vendors and other Distribution Center Departments to ensure that production and internal and external customer requirements are met.
  • Consistently administer and maintain compliance within the Labor Agreement.
  • Communicate and enforce federal, Corporate and Company policies and procedures.
  • Promote Safety and productivity guidelines to reinforce and recognize good work habits, identify training needs or initiate corrective action for Team Members.
  • Encourage open lines of communication with other Shift Managers, Supervisors and subordinates to ensure cohesiveness and the safe and efficient operation of the Distribution Center.
  • Pursue and foster positive working relationships with new and existing Team Members and Union representatives to promote Team Member satisfaction and increase retention.
  • Utilize problem solving and conflict resolution skills and escalate situations to Shift Managers, Operations Manager, and/or Human Resources when appropriate.
  • Demonstrate and promote ethical, professional behavior.
  • Perform special projects as needed and assigned.
  • Flexibility in scheduling with the availability to work all shifts, weekends, holidays and overtime when necessary.
  • Supervision of team members in one department


  • Bachelors Degree Logistics, Supply Chain, Business-related field or equivalent work experience

Experience & Skills Required

  • 1 to 3 years of relevant experience requires, experience in a supervisory role highly desired.
  • Ability to exercise adaptability
  • Customer-focused mentality
  • Ability to gets things done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Builds High Performance Teams
  • Communicate w/ Courage & Impact
  • Aware of surroundings in a high traffic warehouse environment
  • Warehouse environment with exposure to very cold temperatures