Supervisor, Logistics - Vestas

Standort Windsor
Gehalt TBC
Auftragstyp Permanent

General Purpose

The Logistics Supervisor is responsible to oversee, and coordinate activities of workers concerned with shipping and movement of turbine blades, storing, inventorying, ordering, receiving, issuing materials, supplies, tools, equipment, and parts, in stockroom, warehouse, or yard.

 

Responsibilities

  • Plan and direct shipping/warehouse activities implementing best practices with regards to stock levels, WIP, inventory days and inventory levels

  • Facilitate a safe working environment. Understand and enforce HSE policies, procedures and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements

  • Directly supervises employees in the Shipping/Warehouse department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.

  • Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  • Determine work procedures, prepare work schedules, and expedite workflow; ensure all employees are complying with established policies and procedures

  • Set up the department to include employees, tools, equipment and processes which will control inventory of materials to a high accuracy

  • Gather, analyze and manage material delivery to production based on production plan

  • Gather, analyze and manage shipments of blades based on shipping plan. Determine shipping priorities, work assignments, and shipping methods required to meet shipping and receiving schedules.

  • Assure shipping/warehouse is adhering to Quality standards

  • Advise employees on care and preservation of items received, stored, and shipped; methods and use of equipment in handling, storing, maintaining, and shipping stock; and related problems

  • Communicate and ensure all shipping teams safely expedite the transport of hazardous materials and waste, from accumulation sites, to 90 day storage, within strict regulation requirements.

  • Ensure that all shipping teams inspect, weigh, load, document, transport of hazardous materials and waste through shipping and receiving documents, bill of lading, and manifests.

  • Comply with state and federal regulations for handling, storage, disposal, transport etc. of hazardous materials and waste.

  • And all other duties as assigned.

 

Essential Functions

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite computer skills (Windows, Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, and additional software programs)

  • Ability to manage a team

  • Must be able to see and hear alarms, timers and follow verbal instructions

  • Must be able to wear the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the duration of the task

  • Ability to create and maintain a safe work area

Education, Training, and Skills Required

  • Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree a plus, or two – five years related experience in Warehouse, Shipping/Transportation; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Good skills with loading and driving heavy equipment.

  • Background in transportation is preferred

  • Computer Skills:

    • General Microsoft skills in Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.

    • Knowledge of MRP, Time systems, Supply Chain Systems

  • Strong Natural Ability to lead/ coach the team

  • Strong Natural Ability to Work in Teams

  • Ability to create and maintain a safe work area

 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Constant standing and walking

  • Occasional lifting and carrying of up to 35 pounds

  • Occasional use of hand tools and various tools weighing up to 15 pounds

  • Occasional push/pull of up to 35 pounds (force)

  • Frequent climbing on/off ladders, stairs, and equipment

  • Occasional kneeling, bending and reaching

  • Operation of vehicles and plant equipment

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Heavy industrial work environment. While performing duties of the job there may be exposure to toxic or corrosive chemicals and noise levels that would require specific PPE in an OSHA controlled environment. Exposure to weather, work tasks both indoors and outdoors.