Stryker Senior Distribution Supervisor in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Who we want-
Quality-focused team drivers. People who push their team to deliver the highest quality products and solutions in a timely manner.
Goal-oriented orchestrators. People who can effectively coordinate and focus the work of skilled employees toward an important goal, prioritizing to the right activities that lead to success.
Supervisors who drive performance. People who implement process improvements and leverage the talent of their team to consistently increase performance and productivity.
What you will do-
You will be a first line supervisor with primary responsibility for providing guidance to direct employees. You will be responsible for providing training for members of the team, monitoring the quantity and quality of the work in progress, coaching employees on performance and contributing to employee pay decisions or changes.
Create/implement best practices to meet/exceed business goals and standards
Prepare and deliver daily/weekly/monthly operations review scorecards for the executive review
Develop and maintain inventory control systems that meet ongoing and future operational needs, including maintenance and record keeping of all shipments and transactions while ensuring compliance with established internal control procedures
Analyze, investigate and correct daily inventory discrepancies and costs as they affect facility KPI’s and effectively communicate results to leadership and appropriate team members
Lead the company’s annual physical inventory process (when necessary)
Conduct needs analysis, determine headcount specifications, identify solutions, and implement recommendations
Maintain ERP computer systems that functionally support all areas of warehouse operations
Develop cross training plans for warehouse team members
Manage the department P&L
Support customer service and corporate requirements for present and future warehousing needs
Continually evaluate effectiveness of business systems and recommend changes where appropriate
Troubleshoot and correct all warehouse operating systems problem
Performance management, timecard approval and personnel development
Lead local projects focused on continuous improvement
Supervise the receiving and storing of materials, components, equipment and supplies
Ensure distribution / warehouse compliance with FDA procedures
Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of distribution area personnel
Ensure all month end activities are completed
What you need-
Bachelor’s degree required
4+ years of related experience required
Supervisory experience required; experience supervising hourly associates -high preferred
Ability to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly required
ERP/WMS experience -highly preferred