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Warehouse Supervisor - 3PL Freight Forwarding - Milton, ON

Our client is a very well-established 3PL company serving customers in North America. They provide
comprehensive transportation and logistics management services, customs brokerage, and e-commerce
solutions to Canadian and US shippers.
 
You will be leading, training, motivating, and managing about xx full-time staff and up to xx seasonal
employees for various projects. Your approach is hands-on, roll up your sleeves and get it done; training
and guiding employees to reach their maximum potential in productivity. You aren't afraid to drive a
forklift if required to assist in the team effort; a leader by example, committed to excellence. 

"I would say we need a substantial amount of experience as a team leader / supervisor / assistant manager of a 3PL operation, include in that hands on experience in picking , packing , forklift , operations, HR , transportation. An added bonus would be close proximity to the facility in Milton."

 
Duties:
 
- Supervising Logistics & Warehousing components of the company including air, rail, ocean, and intermodal   shipments
 
- Plan, schedule, and optimize routings and delivery schedules to efficiently use resources
 
- Supervision of Warehousing team through providing hands-on leadership
 
- Managing the storage, distribution and packaging activities of a bonded warehouse facility
 
- Oversee equipment and driver safety issues, accidents, disciplinary measures, and MTO reporting requirements
 
- Monitor KPIs, monitor monthly P/L and maintain effective cost-controls
 
- Ensure that staff is properly trained to perform duties; monitor progress and provide guidance
 
Experience:
 
- 5 years+ Warehousing experience in an established 3PL firm in the GTA
 
- Experience working in a bonded warehouse is an asset
 
- Excellent leadership, organizational and training skills; possess forklift license
 
- Experienced in planning, scheduling, and optimizing routings and delivery schedules
 
- Supervisory experience of Warehousing team through providing hands-on leadership
 
- Excellent communications skills with customers, employees and colleagues
 
- Experienced in assisting in hiring, firing and performance appraisals for employees
 
Compensation: Competitive Salary plus full benefits, commensurate with experience

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