Warehouse Supervisor (Night)


Operations | Newark, NJ, US

As Warehouse Supervisor, you will be responsible for leading the day-to-day operations within the functional areas of receiving, storing, and distribution of goods. You will be hands-on and immerse yourself in the trenches to effectively motivate, coach and engage team members to drive productivity and performance.

You will…

  • Supervise day to day warehouse operations and take full ownership of team leads and associates

  • Manage the planning, scheduling and assigning of work for team

  • Ensure adherence to OSHA, GMP, SQF, food safety and facility compliance

  • Coordinate product flow to drive efficient process of receiving, storing, and distribution to departments

  • Reward and recognize performance and execute on progressive discipline as needed

  • Mentor, train and develop teammates for career progression and learning

  • Develop and share best practices across the shifts and network

  • Cultivate a positive team dynamic that encourages all employees to provide feedback and drive change from within, adapt to the ever-changing business, and stay focused on the customer experience

You are…

  • Bold: you are a true entrepreneurial spirit and not afraid to take calculated risks to disrupt the status quo; you're a visionary leader that listens to your team and values their ideas

  • Agile: proven ability to adapt quickly and deliver results in a fast-paced environment; you don’t get overwhelmed easily and thrive with autonomy

  • Results-driven: natural problem solver with high level of integrity and excellent follow-through on tasks

  • Strategic: recognizes and resolves situations that are ambiguous or challenging, focus effort on meeting or exceeding goals, and pave the way for efficiency

  • Customer-focused: you understand the importance of highly satisfied customers and are committed to delivering a product and experience that is second to none

You have...

  • High school diploma or GED required; college degree a plus

  • 1+ years as Warehouse/Fulfillment Supervisor within food, beverage or perishables plant

  • Prior experience in direct to consumer fulfillment/distribution operations

  • Managed teams of 15+ employees within a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment - our culture is a critical part of our success, and you need to help drive it

  • Qualified to operate PIT equipment (forklifts and pallet jacks); must be able to pass forklift test

  • Excitement for working in a start-up environment with a high level of ambiguity and change

  • Comfortable working in cold environments with some areas of facility at 40⠁F

  • Interest in spending most of your time on the shop floor and working directly with all levels of staff

  • Successfully collaborated on projects and partnered with other teams to drive improvements

  • Effective communicator and leader across all levels

  • Highest levels of integrity and ethics with great follow-through on tasks

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Google apps (Gmail, drive, sheets, etc.)

  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

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