Supervisor in Pleasant Prairie, WI at Parallel Employment Group

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

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Job Description

Company Summary:

At arvato, we measure our success through the successes of our customers. Our DNA is built upon Customer Obsession, Ownership and Continuous Improvement (Hustle). We achieve our goals by means of experience, state-of-the-art technologies, creativity, passion and a commitment to quality, innovation and having fun! Come and join our team today!

Position Summary:

Supervise and manage the labor and equipment of the Pick/Ship operation in conjunction with the control tower guidance and direction. Work closely with all departments to ensure on-time completion and maintain quality of orders to meet customer requirements. Work with the staffing agencies to ensure proper start-up and time is keeping is adhered too. Work with control tower on labor management and priority of orders. 

Overall Responsibilities:


•         Hire and ensure proper training of new employees for picking and shipping departments


•         Ensure proper procedures are adhered to and up to date for the control tower for current and new customers.


•         Performance management of all employees


•         Document, update and ensure procedures and quality processes are followed


•         Maintain supplies and equipment levels for the department


•         Monitor order picking for shipment availability in WMS as it relates to the control tower


•         Contact control tower on possible delays of orders


•         Manage employee loading of trailers and equipment traffic as needed


•         Investigate and respond to any inquiries as needed by control tower


•         Monitor and adhere to customer requests and vendor specific shipping requirements


•         Maintain conveyors continued flow of product to designated areas


•         Update and maintain Kronos and Metrics in excel, as it relates to WMS reporting 


•         Monitor picking and shipping functions on the floor


•         Ensure that shift end specific procedures with all shipping systems are completed and floor end of shift close out are followed


•         New customer integration and migration testing

Job Requirements:


•         Strong verbal and written communication skills


•         Strong attention to detail and accuracy


•         SAP is a must or equivalent WMS systems


•         Must possess solid analytical skills


•         Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations under stress.


•         Computer literacy applied.


•         Strong leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.


•         Knowledge of picking and shipping tasks along with – UPS, DHL, FEDEX


•         Self directed and goal orientated


•         Team Orientated


•         3 years of Supervisory experience or equivalent work experience.


•         Knowledge of, SAP, Kronos,


•         Fluent in Microsoft Office applications


•         High School Diploma or Equivalent


•         Bachelor Degree or Equivalent Work Experience


•         3 years in a SAP and /or WMS environment


•         2 years experience with inventory research  

Physical Demands & Work Environment: 


•         Must be able to lift/push./pull up to 50 lbs.


•         Able to stand/walk for long periods of time


•         Ability to operate Forklift and walkee rider


•         Light manufacturing facility

Noise from working in a production area

2nd shift pay rates range $ 21.00 - $ 25.00 an hour.


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