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Receiving Supervisor 4pm - 2:30am Mon - Thurs

Date: Sep 1, 2021

Location: Warsaw, KY, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dorman is looking for a Distribution Supervisor on our 4pm - 2:30am-Mon - Thurs shift (3 day weekend!!).  In this role the ideal candidate will supervise the picking, packing, receiving and distribution functions within the designated area.


Responsibilities include but are not limited too:

  • Supervise the picking, packing, receiving and distribution functions within the designated area
  • Actively develop your team of Group Leads – coaches and counsels with integrity
  • Engage, develop and motivate a team of contributors to meet or exceed operational goals, as well as monitoring performance, providing coaching, counseling, and development; and use Key Performance Indicators to make ongoing improvements and enhancements
  • Support the team with a working knowledge of RF processes using RF scanning equipment
  • Maintain acceptable production and quality levels to ensure the performance metrics of the business are met
  • Manages the day to day expectations of staff, including performance of scheduled reviews, managing corrective action, in partnership with HR, participates in the interviewing and selection of staff.
  • Conduct periodic meetings with assigned staff to communicate company policy, process changes, workloads, safety topics
  • Support and drive continuous improvement initiatives and recommend process revisions as necessary
  • Plan daily workload based upon forecast and schedule the team appropriately
  • Work within and promote established safety and quality standards
  • Demonstrate practical application of quality concepts such as 5S and Kaizen to improve quality performance of assigned area of responsibility.
  • Uphold the values of Dorman through setting example and holding the team accountable
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Have a basic knowledge and understanding of quality concepts such as kaizen/lean six sigma/5S principals
  • Knowledge and experience with Warehouse Management Tools preferred
  • Proven ability to motivate teams and manage conflict; ability to provide feedback and develop other leaders
  • Ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal forms.
  • Management and leadership skills including experience with the full staffing lifecycle, including interviewing, hiring, performance management, promotions and terminations is required
  • Ability to establish and maintain leadership credibility and authenticity.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize workflow and manage multiple projects.
  • Physical Requirement: Capability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Working Conditions: Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The contributor frequently is required to sit and climb or balance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


Education or experience:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in related field strongly preferred
  • 2+ years demonstrated experience coaching individuals and teams




Dorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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