Warehouse Supervisor - Dayton, NJ
What's the role?
The Warehouse Supervisor directs and oversees Distribution Operations personnel. This role is responsible for
coordinating operational activities to include: shipping, receiving, returns, carrier scheduling, and
replenishments. Supervisory responsibilities include performance monitoring, evaluation, coaching, direction
of work assignments, and cross-training of personnel. Additional support activities include data analysis,
reporting, forecasting, inventory investigation, slotting, data pulls (BI/SAP queries), and project work.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 28,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
Assist manager in recruiting and hiring process through contract agencies and onsite interviews
Train, coach, and develop warehouse employees in primary process such as, but not limited to,
shipping, receiving, and inbound receipt
Assist manager in overseeing operational activities including shipping, receiving, returns, carrier
scheduling, and replenishments
Execute and maintain specified reports involving forecasting, inventory management, slotting, and
Assist manager in performance management and corrective action
Conduct Performance Management Process (PMP) and Strategic Manpower Development (SMD)
discussions for direct reports
Drive performance by ensuring team is executing key initiatives
Develop and maintain relationships with internal and external customers to ensure quality and timely
feedback to warehouse personnel and processes
Drive continuous improvement through Lean and CIP processes
Define and implement operational goals within regional targets
Responsible for site warehouse safety and site security
Additional duties as assigned
Scope differentiator: leads a team of Warehouse Team Members in a Small or Medium-sized Warehouse; this position reports to Warehouse Manager 2 or 3
What do we offer?
We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of responsibility from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities domestically and internationally.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with little or no construction experience. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.
What you need is:
High School diploma/GED required
A minimum of 3 years of operational experience required and 2 years of supervisory experience
Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a team-oriented workforce
Proven experience managing personnel and expenses to meet operational objectives
Creativity and energy; ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused environment
Ability to recommend, introduce, and/or implement new technologies to improve the efficiencies and
economics of the pick/pack function
Unsurpassed focus to satisfy every customer order on a daily basis
Detail-oriented and well-organized
Comfortable working with strict deadlines
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to perform data analysis
Working understanding of SAP
Basic understanding of inventory management concepts
“You get a unique opportunity to experience all different functions of the supply chain – and, for many people, to do it overseas. We really encourage our teams to challenge the way things are done. If you can make a process simpler, do it, show us.”