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Kuehne + Nagel Warehouse Operations Supervisor - req63047 in Des Plaines, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: We are looking for someone who can be a leader on our team! Your Role The Warehouse Supervisor has general responsibility for coordinating and supervising all warehouse activities on a daily basis. Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the Supervisor is responsible for supervising the receiving, warehousing and shipping of product in a manner consistent with company service and cost objectives. Your Responsibilities * Supervise and coordinate unloading of inbound shipments. * Orderly stacking of product. * Picking and staging of outbound shipments in accordance with the highest possible levels of productivity. * Verify required inbound/outbound paperwork with drivers, ensuring that all product is properly counted. * Ensure inbound and outbound shipments are accurate and free of damage. * Ensure the efficient and safe operation of all materials handling equipment. * Ensure that the work schedules are correctly implemented and that jobs are assigned effectively and completed properly. * Maintain product locator system. Ensure the optimal utilization of space through warehouse consolidation. * Rotate product as appropriate. * Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area. * Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse. * Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety. * Conduct operations in accordance with OSHA an MSDS standards. * Complete all necessary records and reports in a timely and accurate fashion. * Assure the integrity of the inventory and assist in conducting physical inventories. * Must be familiar with international shipping and documentation Your Skills and Experiences * Must have three (3) years experience in a warehouse environment, one (1) in a supervisory role * Experience with shipping, receiving and inventory control * Successful communication - written and verbal * Establish priorities and multi-task * Possess professional business demeanor * Experience with personal computers and materials handling equipment Good Reasons to Join We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly dynamic global work environment.