Warehouse Supervisor

  • Royal Food Service | Royal Fresh Cuts
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Feb 19, 2021
Full time Front Desk and Night Auditors Office and Administrative Support

Job Description

We are looking for a talented Supervisor for our warehouse. The Warehouse Supervisor supports the Day Warehouse Manager by supervising all labor, inventories, materials and work performance necessary to promote an efficient and prosperous operation. Experience in a perishable food environment is highly advantageous!

Duties and responsibilities

  • Assist in the supervision and coordination of all activities taking place within the warehouse.
  • Oversee receiving of inbound shipments and shipping of outbound shipments to include stacking of product, picking, staging and quality assurance.
  • Direct the flow of people and product through the operation.
  • Support the Day Warehouse Manager in the preparation for and completion of warehouse and food safety audits.
  • Establish and support processes and procedures which encourage a safe work environment.
  • Ensure schedules are correctly implemented and that jobs are assigned effectively and completed properly.
  • Communicate job expectations and coach employees.
  • Identify areas of improvement and suggest innovative ideas or work adjustments.
  • Problem solve using generated reports to correct issues and hold responsible parties accountable.
  • Maintain an open line of communication with employees.
  • Coordinate with the Day Warehouse Manager to minimize costs whenever possible.
  • Maintain and utilize safety practices by correcting unsafe acts, conducting inspections and supporting warehouse safety programs. Ensure employees follow all safety policies and procedures. Thoroughly investigate and report all safety accidents and violations in a timely manner. Conduct operations in accordance with OSHA and MSDS Standards.
  • Interpret and administer company policies and procedures.
  • Supervise the proper handling of products and supplies in the warehouse with respect to inventories and shipments.
  • Ensure employees maintain work area in a clean and orderly manner.
  • Supervise and coordinate the most efficient unloading, stacking, slotting, and staging of product. Ensure shipments are accurate and free of damage.
  • Responsible for the cross communication between shifts.
  • Ensure the efficient and safe operation of all materials handling equipment.
  • Assess training needs of staff and recommend/support appropriate instruction.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Preferred capabilities

  • High school diploma required.
  • Previous supervisor/manager experience in a warehouse operation required.
  • Ability to work and communicate with other supervisors and departments.
  • Comfortable using Microsoft Office and Warehouse Management software.
  • Experience within a food distribution or food manufacturing warehouse a plus.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and collaborative skills.
  • Sound decision-making and analytical skills.

At Royal, our mission is to nourish our communities by delivering fresh ingredients, valued partnerships, and unparalleled customer service. We invite you to join us in this mission! Founded in Atlanta in 1994, we are the Southeast's premier distributor of fresh produce and dairy products. Over the years, we have established a strong commitment to sustainable agriculture, technological innovation, and customer satisfaction. We depend on a highly interconnected, collaborative effort from all of our divisions...buyers, sales, marketing, warehousing, quality assurance, transportation, finance, and administration. By working together as a team, we are able to provide the best products and the best service for all of our customers. Together, we are a family; rooted in our passion for excellence!

In addition to competitive wages, we offer a comprehensive and flexible benefit package, allowing you to choose coverage that best meets your needs.

• Multiple Medical Plan options including company matches to Health Savings Accounts

In addition to competitive wages, we offer a comprehensive and flexible benefit package, allowing you to choose coverage that best meets your needs.

  • Multiple Medical Plan options including company matches to Health Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental and Vision
  • Company Paid Life insurance
  • Voluntary Life insurance
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Plans
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with company match
  • Income Replacement Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Purchases discount program

We are proud to be a drug-free workplace! We are committed to providing an environment of diversity and mutual respect where every member of the Royal Family can thrive.