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1st Shift Supervisor 1


Essential Functions


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Responsible for strategically supervising the department in compliance with company policies and vision
  • Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures
  • Responsible for meeting goals in 5 key areas of measurement (A.K.A. 5 Points of Excellence) to include Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Inventory Accuracy as each relates to activities in the Pick Mod department.
  • Participate in daily operations meetings providing daily STATS
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Assume/adopt resource/servant leadership style/approach in which goal is to properly use authority level to lift constraints/remove roadblocks preventing subordinate associates from realizing full potential.
  • Regularly meet with subordinate associates to discuss metric results to include discussions on improvements needed to be implemented to reach higher levels of performance in all key areas.
  • Help develop and maintain 5s and security standards.
  • Embrace the company’s open-door policy to allow all employees to voice concerns for such issues to be easily resolved while in minor state.
  • Review self and commit to improvements if subordinate associates seek other leadership assistance first.
  • Be proactive in developing associates and understanding their skills and strengths and utilize such information to assign associates to specific lines/teams to result in good chemistry between team members that is required to reach the highest possible performance levels across all assigned lines.
  • Must be flexible to work the hours required of this position, particularly in peak season including overtime and weekend duties.
  • Be present, attentive, and prepared in all pre and post shift meetings to receive and facilitate thorough work updates and instructions.





Preferred Education and Experience


 HS Diploma/GED    AA/AS      BA/BS   MBA/MS   PHD

or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Minimum 3-year experience in warehouse/shipping facility and 2-years in a leadership role


Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Leadership skills and ability to manage staff
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and systems
  • Demonstrated customer focus, deadline sensitivity, organization skills, flexibility, relationship building skills, problem solving and demonstrated support for new ideas, suggestions, and changes


Supervisory Responsibility

  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Work Environment

  • This job operates in a warehouse floor environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as desktop computers, phones, photocopiers, fax machines, and filing cabinets.


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.



Travel is expected for this position  Yes  No 


Other Duties

Please note this Job Profile is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.


Nearest Major Market: Memphis