Warehouse Supervisor
Millipore Sigma dba Sigma Aldrich, Inc.

Job Order #: 17564565

Burlington, MA 01803

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 8/27/2022

EXPIRES 11/24/2022

Job Description

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:

As a Warehouse Supervisor, you will oversee the warehouse operations on E-shift at 75 Sylvan Street. Your team consists of 5 employees. You are responsible for driving team safety, quality, engagement, and productivity metrics to achieve site goals. To be successful in this role, you are a leader, a strong communicator (verbal, written, and electronic), effective performance manager, proactive, highly organized, and a champion of safety and quality culture. You are continuous improvement focused and can work cross functionally to implement proactive and corrective actions. You direct and coordinate the work activities of employees to meet production/planning goals. You should earn the trust of subordinates by communicating clear expectations and interpreting the "why" behind company policy and procedures. You are fair and consistent with all members of the team and are seen as a trustworthy confidant and resource for solutions and support. You will collect and report on performance metrics for Quality, Safety, schedule attainment, and labor efficiency.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

* Ensure proper coverage for all shifts by allocating work and monitoring progress, timeliness, and completion of work
* Responsible for assisting updating all related SOP's
* Work as a team member in determining root cause of any inventory discrepancies and putting in corrective actions when required
* Monitor and ensure equipment is working correctly and if not call the contracted maintenance company
* Analyze materials needed and coordinate any shortages from site to site or third party WH locations
* Manage employee performance and attendance
* Responsible for employee performance reviews, manage hours worked and approve overtime
* Provide training for members of the team and ensures team effectiveness
* Monitor and administer the receiving, material picks/requests, ASN's, international shipments per shift depending on volume
* Take a broader perspective to problems and helps identifying patterns and links
* Understand how the team cooperates with other teams to achieve the shared objectives of the area.
* Other duties as required
Weekday Shift (E-Shift): Friday-Sunday from 6:00PM-6:00AM, occasional weekday hours for team meetings

Who You Are:
Minimum qualifications:

* High School diploma or GED
* 2+ years previous Supervisor experience in a warehouse environment -or-
* 3+ years of experience as a lead in a warehouse environment
* Strong leadership skills: motivate employees and coordinate activities, performance manage, and handle any disciplinary issues that may arise
* Strong problem-solving skills
* Proven track record of working collaboratively and communicating successfully in a cross-functional and multi-cultural environment
* Strong communication skills: engage employees, provide clear explanations of required tasks, strong verbal, and written communication, communicate clearly with support functions and other departments
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