Distribution Supervisor

Location: Acuna Posted Date: July 13, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 190005VG Careermine Job Id: 1785923
As a Distribution Supervisor, you supervise storeroom personnel engaged in assuring parts are received, processed, stored, order filled, packed and shipped in an efficient, safe and timely manner consistently exceeding customer expectations and within conformance to company standards. This position is an entry-level Distribution Supervisor position within the Logistics Division. This position is provided guidance and support by more senior level Distribution Supervisors, Facility Manager, etc. You will lead a small work group (15-20 people) to ensure completion of assigned tasks in accordance with established processes. The position is responsible for personnel issues and performance evaluation of subordinates.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* Ensuring parts inventory is received, processed and stored in a safe, efficient and timely manner
* Assisting office personnel to complete order processing by providing data on orders in process and resolving grief associated with orders
* Responding to dealer calls and providing necessary information and assistance to complete orders
* Contributing to the development of an effective work force by assigning, directing and motivating employees to conform to defined and documented processes
* Providing necessary on the job training
* Contributing to improving productivity and quality by taking ownership of the process
* Embracing continuous improvement and the development of teams as a preferred operating method
* Maintaining high employee morale by ensuring basic elements of work discipline are delivered
* Contributing to the overall team productivity by performing assigned tasks, normally performed by subordinates, such as filling orders, packing orders or storing receipts.
* Limited travel required (Less than 5% of working time).

Required Qualifications:

* Knowledge of various purchasing and materials systems, receiving report processing, and state and federal shipping regulations
* High school diploma or equivalent
* 3 to 5 years of job-related experience
* Excellent interpersonal skills

Desired Qualifications:

* Good communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills.

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.