Shipping & Warehouse Supervisor

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POST DATE 9/19/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

GAL Manufacturing Corp. Bronx, NY

Bronx, NY
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Company Ref #
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Associates Degree


Job Description:

Position Summary The Packing / Shipping & Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for leading the Packing / Shipping Department in a manner that produces timely and efficient output to meet customer demands. On-time delivery of quality output and prompt action on expedited orders are very significant drivers for this position. Responsibilities include: Supervise and coordinate activities of workers concerned with picking product and preparing them to ship domestically and internationally via different carriers including local shipments Determine work procedures, prepare work schedules, and expedite workflow Issue written and oral instructions Assign duties and examine work for exactness, neatness, and conformance to policies and procedures Standardize procedures to improve efficiency of workers Ensure coordination with cross-departmental concerns such as production, inventory management and quality assurance Responsible for the full range of supervisory duties including employee development, hiring, counseling, scheduling, performance monitoring, etc. Ensures that day-to-day shipping and receiving operations meet or exceeds customer expectations and GAL s objectives. Goals encompass achieving shipping performance level, inventory accuracy, reducing costs, obtaining efficiency improvements, reducing freight expenses and participating in planning to improve overall operation. Responsible for shipping and inventory control in a warehouse environment Monitor and maintain safety of all employees and provide guidance for a safe and productive work environment. All other daily duties or projects as needed. Qualifications Associates degree required, equivalent experience will be considered 3-5 years experience supervising union employees in a packing / shipping and warehouse department in a manufacturing plant Strong basic leadership, interpersonal and problem solving skills Must be organized, detail oriented, and able to follow written procedures Proficiency in MS Office Suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) Ability to work in a fast paced environment, multi-task and handle multiple priorities with very little notice Excellent communication skills and organizational skills Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision when required.

Company Description:

G.A.L. was founded in 1927. We are a privately held, family-owned manufacturing company with a solid reputation for producing high-quality elevators and elevator parts.

Most of our products are manufactured at our Bronx-based 100,000 square foot facility. We utilize the latest CAD equipment and offer product training to our clients. Our B2B client base spans world wide.

G.A.L. is an equal opportunity employer that values a diverse and inclusive culture. To learn more about us, please review our website at