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Senior Supervisor - Shipping : Weekend Shift (Friday - Sunday 5 am to 5 pm)

Date: Feb 10, 2021

Location: Warsaw, KY, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dorman Products is seeking a Senior Supervisor for our Shipping Department.  This is a weekend day shift position (Friday - Sunday 5 am to 5 pm). You get to have off Monday – Thursday and be home at night on the weekends!

In this role the Sr. Supervisor is responsible for overseeing shipping activities including, planning, budgeting, material handling, picking, packing and shipping of raw materials and/or finished goods and maintaining inventory and associated records. Leadership responsibilities include hiring and training, planning and assigning daily work, conducting performance appraisals, addressing performance issues, and resolving problems.

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Provides information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing performance records and data; answering questions and responding to requests.
  • Creates and revises systems and procedures by analyzing operating practices, record-keeping systems, forms of control, and budgetary and personnel requirements; implementing change.
  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Lead continuous improvement projects or Lean events that support annual goals for productivity, service, cost control and work environment improvements.

Education, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or HS Diploma with adequate related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office including Outlook, MS Word, PowerPoint, Access and Excel.
  • Responsible for delivering a Turnover rate commensurate with the annual site goals.
  • Previous supervisory skills and experience required.
  • Able to lead projects and execute desired results.
  • Physical Requirement: Capability to lift 20 pounds.
  • Working Conditions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach, swivel, carry items from one building to another, and speak and actively listen.  Noise level is usually moderate.



Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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