Bilingual (Spanish / English ) Distribution Center (DC) Operations Supervisor- Chester in Chester, NY at Party City

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chester, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/19/2021

Job Description

The DC Operations Supervisor is responsible for the success of one or more assigned functions within the distribution center including leading, developing, and engaging a team. This role may be responsible for the supervision of one or more of the following functions, Receiving/Putaway Operations, Replenishment Operations, Picking Operations, Shipping Operations, and typically manages hourly associates. The DC Operations Supervisor will partner with the General Manager and Assistant General Manager to develop strategies and objectives to maximize productivity and leverage expenses. He/ She will also be responsible for analyzing trends, problem solving and report directly to the Distribution Center Operations Manager. This role will be based in our Chester Distribution Center in Chester, New York.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Drives a culture of safety throughout the organization by following safety policies and procedures. Monitors DC safety, physical security, and operational metrics on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis including recommendations.
  • Ensure operational excellence in all warehouse areas including, but not limited to warehouse management system(s) and related equipment.
  • Ensure inventory is received appropriately, efficiently, and safely processed.
  • Responsible for the proper layout of the warehouse, product placement, and maintenance of all warehouse areas with the goal to create the correct order for our Stores and Customers.
  • Partner with the Operations Manager and/or AGM to evaluate and recommend alternatives to effectiveness of work methods, procedures, controls, and staffing to achieve operation excellence and accurate and timely movement of products being processed.
  • Manage and ensure warehouse layout is optimally aligned for maximum efficiency for seasonality and inventory.
  • Responsible for leading, coaching, and developing a team of hourly associates within assigned functions.
  • Creates a customer-focused environment in which excellent service is provided to all Customers; sees business through the eyes of the Customer.

Job Requirements

  • High school degree or relevant experience
  • Previous change management experience is a plus
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude while multi-tasking and working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to proactively problem solve and follow up in a timely manner.
  • Expert knowledge of process improvement policies and procedures
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Bilingual English/Spanish

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