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Oversee daily operation of Distribution center and staff while receiving, storing, picking, packing, and shipping Truckload, LTL, and parcel orders. Manage and maintain order activity via a warehouse management system. Drive continuous improvement through department by refining current procedures and/or implementing new procedures supported by data collection and analysis. Train, motivate, and support a team of Distribution personnel.
Assign and supervise the daily activities of the Shipping Department; supervise the work of packers in all job responsibilities; perform evaluations and counseling as needed; motivates employees to perform at the highest potential.
Manage workload to complete necessary work within the month/year to help meet budgeted sales goals.
Insure customer orders are picked/packed correctly and have proper shipping papers.This will include performing back-orders.
Schedule the daily shipments with truckload and less-than-truckload carriers to meet shipping objectives and customer requirements.
Purchase/order required shipping resources for the department (pallets, packing filler, tape, packing slips, etc.)
Insure all internal manufacturing requests are fulfilled in a timely fashion.
Resolves labor shortages for shipping by coordinating with other department supervisors for additional support.
Ensure the overall cleanliness, organization, and security of the shipping area; conduct a nightly check at the shift end to insure doors are locked and lights are out (as applicable).
Responsible for assisting Darien personnel in resolving customer complaints and problems resulting from mis-shipped orders. Many times this function will require direct communication with customers and arranging special order shipments to resolve these complaints.