Americold Warehouse Supervisor in Garden City, Kansas

Job Descriptions:

AmeriCold Logistics, the largest provider of temperature controlled warehousing and distribution services in the US, is seeking a Warehouse Supervisor to join the team at our Garden City, KS facility.

Primary Responsibility: Supervises workers in multiple functions and/or shifts in the warehouse by performing the following duties.

Specific Duties:

  • Assist in presenting team strategy to others within the organization.
  • Assign projects within scope of responsibility.
  • May assist in recruiting, hiring, training, appraising, and coaching supervisor-level team members and providing disciplinary action.
  • Insure compliance with all Company policies, as well as all Federal, State and Local OSHA regulations.
  • Monitor progress of work units' goals and provide reports.
  • Promote an open door policy and team environment.
  • Provide a safe work environment through personal actions. Identify any safety concerns, as well as cost saving opportunities.
  • Study schedules and estimate worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment.
  • Interpret specifications and job orders to workers and assign duties. Monitor worker performance.
  • Support the Company Performance Management Program (PMP).
  • Ensure compliance with employment laws.
  • Recommend measures to improve work methods.
  • Suggest changes to increase efficiency of shop, department or work crew.
  • Facilitate resolution of work problems.
  • Coordinate activities with other department supervisors.
  • Perform activities of workers supervised.
  • Other duties as requested.

  • Required Experience:

    Qualifications/Additional Skills:

    • Proven team leader with previous supervisory experience
    • Negotiation and mediation skills.
    • Ability to read and interpret documents.
    • Excellent problem solving skills.
    • Experienced with AS/400 and Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel.
    • Familiar with WMS and RF.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
    • Knowledge of federal, state, and local employment laws.

    Physical Requirements: While performing the essential functions of this job, the associate is frequently required to sit; hear or talk: use close vision; use hands to grasp, handle or feel objects; and type and manipulate controls. Associate is occasionally required to use distance vision, stand, kneel or crouch and lift up to 80 lbs. To apply: only qualified and local candidates with related experience will be considered. Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screening Required. EOE M/F/D/V
    Keyword: warehouse supervisor, manager
    From: Americold