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Logistics Supervisor

thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America Inc
Hamilton, OH 45011
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The Logistics Supervisor for Bilstein is responsible for ensuring that the maximum number of orders are picked, boxed and shipped daily as well as replenishing racks with product. Reporting to the Director, Logistics, this role is responsible for delivering and executing daily and short-term plans to achieve operational and business objectives.Supervises a team of material handlers in the ensures operational excellence by providing leadership, driving process improvements, coordinating the allocation of resources, controlling expenses, and promoting a safe work environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a passionate commitment to safety and develops the same in others. Ensures compliance with all safety and environmental policies in the workplace, and exceeds those standards where appropriate. Ensures appropriate follow up for any risks or incidents to enhance and improve a culture of safety throughout the organization
  • Ensures the warehouse operates at peak efficiency, with customer satisfaction being the primary goal. Supervises, organizes, directs and trains front line leaders and material handlers in the establishment and exceeding of warehouse goals
  • Establishes performance standards & metrics in the warehouse. Works directly with front line leadership to communicate and ensure that standards and metrics are implemented, understood by the staff, measured daily and met or exceeded
  • Trains and manages a team of front line leaders to solve day-to-day operational issues and reach short- and long-term performance goals
  • Plans, monitors and executes schedules and adjusts as needed to ensure proper staffing that support operational demands and business objectives
  • Manages inbound and outbound loading and unloading of trucks while maintaining warehouse organization and inventory accuracy
  • Provides training and coaching for employees in work-related activities, personal growth, performance and career development. Develops team capabilities to meet organizational needs in the short and long-term horizons
  • Recognizes and reward positive behaviors
  • Submits complete and accurate incident reports identifying root cause and corrective actions needed in a timely fashion for all safety and quality/service related incidents
  • Maintains and implements plans to increase productivity, safety standards, quality, cost control, and employee morale
  • Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Proven experience as a supervisor/manager leading people and managing processes in a warehouse or distribution environment
  • Must have knowledge of and proven experience overseeing daily warehouse operations, establishing, measuring, tracking and coaching warehouse workers to daily metrics
  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices, previous experience with Ecommerce fulfillment and prep required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience working in a direct to consumer fulfillment operation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of commonly used warehouse and inventory control processes
  • Demonstrated effective communication with warehouse team members and other departments
  • Proficiency in the use of ERP (preferance for SAP) with knowledge and familiarity with WMS, inventory controls, facility management, etc.
  • Proven ability to continuously improve operational costs and profitability
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Effective "hands-on" leader who garners trust and loyalty from subordinates and possesses and displays integrity and ethics that are beyond reproach
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment that requires strong decision-making skills, flexibility and adaptability
  • Proven ability to support production in a highly dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated ability working with various levels of management as well as cross-functional staff
  • Highly organized with ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Exhibits integrity through fair and ethical behavior; maintains accountability for performance
  • Strong attention to detail with well-developed organizational and communication skills
  • Proven experience developing work processes to improve outcomes for the team/customers.
  • Must be accountable for the success of the team and willing and able to work irregular or extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays


  • High school diploma required
thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America, Inc. is a world class manufacturer of suspension solutions headquartered in Hamilton, Ohio USA. thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America supplies products to a wide range of Original Equipment Automotive Manufacturers as well as Aftermarket and Motorsports.

thyssenkrupp Bilstein stands for innovation and High-Tech in suspension technology worldwide. With competence in the entire suspension system, the company supplies products across the complete damping and suspension spectrum through manufacturing facilities in Europe, America and China. Moreover, thyssenkrupp Bilstein has been a preferred partner in motorsport and automobile tuning for many years. thyssenkrupp Bilstein is an operational business unit in the area of Components Technology.Business Area Automotive Technology

Our Automotive Technology business is passionate about the automotive industry and produces as well as markets high-tech automotive components worldwide. With over 25.000 employees, we are responsible for the success of this business. Our product spectrum includes integrated camshafts and cylinder head modules, manufactured steering and damper systems as well as springs and stabilizers. We are also a system partner for all important components of the process chains car body and powertrain in automotive industry.At thyssenkrupp we have more than 160,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of 43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and cutting-edge technology.


Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12

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