BUNZL Warehouse Supervisor (Grand Rapids, MI) in Grand Rapids, Michigan
The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for all daily activities in warehouse and must be able to work where needed in order to complete the demands of the day. The Supervisor must have the ability to supervise a crew doing multiple functions in multiple areas of the warehouse. The Supervisor must be present in order to administer appropriate disciplinary actions in a prompt, fair, and consistent manner according to company policy. The supervisor must be able to enforce the company policies and procedures set by management and carry oneself professionally at all times.
Your career path has many avenues available for you to succeed. Are you looking to advance at a rate that matches your ambition and skill set? At Bunzl, we understand and want to invest in you. With our multi-career options, you’ll not only be able to find the adventure you are looking for today, but can be confident that new opportunities will be there for advancement in your future.
At Bunzl, we know that our employees are our number one asset. We seek to recruit and retain the right people who are passionate about our business and we provide opportunities for our employees so that they may progress within our company based on their talents, experiences, and their aptitude.
Coach and assign workload to individual warehouse associates
Verify all shipments
Oversee truck drivers, monitoring HOS and DOT regulations
Communicate with the corporate office as well as our customer via email or phone conversations in a clear and professional manner
Issue performance appraisals and disciplinary write ups
Participate in physical inventories
Keep accurate attendance records and maintain a productive work environment
Analyze and run reports to promote production
High school diploma
2-3 years Supervisory experience
Ability to work well with others
Strong computer/data entry/Excel skills
Good communication skills
Exercise good judgment and react quickly in emergency situations
Drive a forklift when needed
Supervise staff and delegate tasks
Good reading (English) and math skills
Bilingual in English/Spanish skills are a plus
Must be able to work 8 hours to 12 hours a day, standing on a concrete surface
Work in temperatures that vary from summer temperatures to lower degrees in the winter
Push, pull and pick up cartons weighing up to 50 pounds throughout the day with or without reasonable accommodations
Climb a flight of stairs multiple times throughout the day
So, what are you waiting for? A new career awaits you with endless opportunities.
Bunzl is a global leader in the Cleaning & Hygiene, Food Processing, Grocery, Health Care, Non-Food Retail, and Safety industries. We have grown both organically and through acquisitions to sales in excess of $10 billion. Bunzl North America is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Bunzl North America owns and operates more than 100 warehouses and serves all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and parts of the Caribbean and Mexico. With more than 5,000 employees and 400,000 plus supplies, Bunzl is regarded as a leading supplier in North America.
Bunzl Distribution offers competitive salaries, a comfortable work environment, and a full range of benefits including a 401k with a company match.
Bunzl Distribution has a tradition of commitment to equal employment opportunity. It is the established policy to attract and retain the best qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status as provided by law.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
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