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Logistics Supervisor

Supply Chain/Logistics

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Location: Elkhart, IN, United States
Job ID: 2019-11306

Logistics Supervisor (GreenDrop Facility)
Who we are:
As one of the largest for-profit thrift operators in the United States, Canada and Australia for value priced pre-owned clothing, accessories and household goods, our mission is to champion reuse and inspire a future where secondhand is second nature. We supply our stores with gently-used, one-of-a-kind items that have been donated by the community to local nonprofit organizations. We purchase these items directly from our nonprofit partners, redirecting billions of pounds of used items away from landfills and on to our store racks and shelves for reuse, and providing our partners with valuable funding for their community-based programs and services. You’ll often hear us say that we are “Thrift Proud.” It’s the millions of loyal customers who visit our 300+ stores and our more than 22,000 team members that make it possible. Learn more about the Savers® family of thrift stores, our impact, and the #ThriftProud movement at savers.com.
Our brands are Savers (in the U.S.), 2nd Ave (in the U.S.), Value Village (in the U.S. and Canada), Unique (in the U.S.), Village des Valeurs (in Quebec) and Savers Australia. 
 What you can expect:
  • The opportunity to celebrate uniqueness. We are made up of people from many different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, all with something special to contribute.
  • To work in a purpose-driven company, with a business model that people love for our impact on both the planet and local communities.
  • An investment in the career path interests of our people. With our aggressive store expansion plans, we recognize the importance of the continued growth and development of our team members.
What you get:
Comprehensive onboarding and training from day one.
In-house expertise! Our training department / Savers University develops and delivers robust training to every team member across our organization — from new hires to senior executives. We develop around 90% of our training internally, and partner with a variety of renowned providers to supplement our offerings.
Benefits offerings including: 
  • Bundled health plans such as medical, Rx, dental andvision 
  • Company-paid life insurance for extra protection and peace of mind 
  • Programs to stop smoking, diabetes management coaching, and on demand care options. 
  • A 401k plan with generous company matching contributions to assist you in saving for a secure financial future. 
  • Paid time off from work for leisure or other hobbies. 
  • A range of mental health services to assist you in managing daily life. 
What you’ll be working on:

Summary:
Supports Green Drop vision by assisting in the daily management of a local warehouse facility, equipment and
associated staff. At the direction of the Green Drop project manager works with independently to transport
Green Drop Location Trailers, prepares trailers for wraps and eventual transport, orders and maintains needed
trailer supplies for shipment to other areas of the country. Will oversee a small warehouse and will be
responsible for its care and functionality to include outside maintenance, inside maintenance and flow of equipment and supplies through the facility.

Essential Job Functions:
• Oversees daily Logistics activities, warehousing, transportation, logistics management and facility
management.
• Responsible for the performance, productivity and safety within the facility per company policies and/or
established standards
• Responsible for the safe movement of trailers and equipment to and from the facility as well as within the
facility.
• Coordinates the completion of all trailers to include wrapping and supplies.
• Orders and maintains stock levels of all equipment needed for Green Drop Location trailers.
• Effectively communicates with the Green Drop Project manager to meet ship dates and supply needs.
• Reviews and reports daily on status of trailers and stock levels.
• Responsible for the transport of trailers from manufacturer to warehouse location.
• Monitors Green Drop opening schedule to ensure timely preparation and delivery of trailers.
• Ensures accuracy and integrity of data collection and reporting as well as efficiency of overall operational
data management systems
• Will be required to meet required standard in the execution and delivery of services
• Follows operational processes and procedures to achieve outstanding results.
• Ensures facility maintenance and security. To include outside maintenance and security.
• Safely maneuver and operates Non CDL commercial vehicles through streets and tight spaces.
• Take Pictures of all trailers upon completion and keep tracking information.

What You Have:

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Demonstrated ability and experience in transportation, distribution or logistics (minimum 2 years
experience preferred)
• Working knowledge of the assigned area and experience with trailers.
• Must have prior driving experience.
• Working knowledge of DOT, OSHA, State and Savers safety regulations and requirements
• Working knowledge of Logistics equipment
Job Description
Logistics Supervisor (GreenDrop Facility)
• Working knowledge of receiving and shipping procedures and methodology
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook and Excel
• Understanding of Key Performance Indicators within Logistics and distribution operations
• Working knowledge of CSA 2010
• Demonstrated planning and organization skills
• Demonstrated customer service skills
• Demonstrated supervisory, management and leadership skills
• Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision
• Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
• Ability to communicate orally and in writing
• Ability to identify problems and recommend solutions
• Ability to make or influence decisions
• Ability to establish relationships with peers, internal and external customers and vendors
• Ability to participate on and lead projects
• Ability to work within Green Drop culture
• Ability to operate a vehicle capable of pulling a 5th wheel style vehicle.

Minimum Required Education, Training and Experience:
• High school diploma or equivalent; college degree is bonus
• 2-3 years experience in transportation, distribution and/or logistics management
• 21 years of age or older
• 2-3 years’ experience operating Non CDL commercial vehicles
• 3-5 years clean driving record

Physical Requirements:
• Ability to pass and obtain a DOT physical
• Ability to consistently/daily lift up to 50 lbs.
• Ability to consistently pull or push a pallet jack
• Ability to get in/out of a truck or forklift safely consistently to complete daily workload

FLSA Status
• Exempt

Tools and Equipment Used:
• Laptop or desktop computer
• Microsoft Office Suites
• Forklift
• Snow Plow
• Telephone / Cellular Phone
• Copy Machine
• Pallet jack, cellular phone, GPS, Rolling/Hand Carts

Travel:
• 10 % or less

Work Address:
• Elkhart, Indiana

Savers is an E-Verify employer.

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