Operations Supervisor - Toronto

Maersk
Mississauga, Canada
Engineering
Last application date

Opportunity

Located in the West Greater Toronto area, this position supervises, and coordinates activities of workers concerned with ordering, receiving, storing, inventorying, issuing, and shipping materials, supplies, tools, equipment, and parts, in stockroom, warehouse, or yard by performing the following duties.

We offer

As a company, we promote a culture of honesty and integrity, and value the trust it allows us to build with customers and employees alike. Our focus on our people is what sets us apart and keeps our customers coming back to work with us!

If you are seeking to be a part of a family, this is the place for you!

Performance Team and Damco Distribution, now part of the Maersk global organization under a combined Warehousing & Distribution division, offer third party logistics services to over 500 customers. Encompassing almost 15 million square feet of warehousing capacity throughout the country and a large transportation segment capturing a variety of services, we have key supply chain hubs in the Los Angeles and New Jersey/New York areas, and other facilities along the Western & Eastern coasts along with multiple locations in the Midwest. Delivering significant sales and profitability growth, we will drive the Inland Logistics and Services business for the combined US business units for Maersk.

Key responsibilities

•Reviews inbound appointment log and open order report each day in order to plan work activities.
•Plans inbound and out bound schedules accordingly to meet customer metrics.
•Determines staffing needs based on work load and schedules staff accordingly.
•Assigns workers to specific duties based on work load and shipping schedules.
•Reviews and updates operational procedures as necessary and ensures they are communicated to and understood by the warehouse associates.
•Tracks productivity and qualifies performance by individual, function, and department.
•Works with Inventory Control to ensure the highest level of inventory accuracy possible.
•Manages payroll of department.
•Advises employees on handling of items received, stored, and shipped; methods and use of equipment in handling, storing, maintaining, and shipping stock; and related problems.
•Traces history of items to determine reasons for discrepancies between inventory and stock control records and recommends remedial actions to resolve discrepancies.
•Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, and expedites workflow.
•Issues written and oral instructions.
•Ensures that proper safety procedures are followed.
•Maintains harmony among workers and resolves grievances.

Supervisory Responsibilities
Directly supervises 20+ employees in the area of Operations. 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.

We are looking for

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Notice to applicants applying to positions in Canada

You must be legally authorized to work in Canada. Successful candidates must be willing to relocate to the appropriate geographic area at their expense if necessary.

Damco Distribution Canada, Inc. (DDCI) is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants as required by law. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, gender identity or expression, age, religion, creed, place of origin, citizenship, family or marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable human rights legislation. We will consider qualified applicants with a record of offences in a manner consistent with applicable human rights legislation.

If you are interested in applying for employment with DDCI Canada and need assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact the applicable Human Resources Department by emailing wndhrsupport@maersk.com. You may also contact the Human Resources Department by calling 844-447-7878. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis pursuant to an interactive dialogue between the applicant and the Company.


Additional info

Ref. MA-322878
For more information please contact:
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A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: https://www.maersk.com All the way.