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Warehouse Supervisor

Delaware Valley Floral Group Sewell, NJ

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

The overall purpose of this position is to ensure timely and accurate picking of all loose pick flowers for customer orders for next day delivery, as well as ensure that all replenishment, product rotation, and inventory accuracy of all loose pick items. This is a production-type, fast-paced operation that involves the picking of product and a continuous moving conveyer system routing product through to packing and the final end point in material handling.

This role also helps to provide the proper coaching, training, tools and communication for employees to meet or exceed departmental and individual goals. Manage labor budget and forecasting for loose pick flowers. Continually identify opportunities for process improvement.

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Must be able to work Sunday 12pm - Finish, Monday – Thursday, 2:00pm starts until finish of night operations. Flexibility due to additional days/hours during peak periods is required.
  2. Must be able to work in a warehouse and cooler environment (approx. 34 degrees).
  3. Supervise a team of 40-60 employees in a work environment that is driven by accurate and timely customer order fulfillment.
  4. Play a strategic role in budgeting/forecasting of labor and volume, monitoring and managing the daily workload, and meeting or exceeding production and budget goals.
  5. Must have the strong ability to successfully manage within deadlines, setting goals to achieve both department and company objectives.
  6. Monitor current processes for continuous improvement and to drive out costs.
  7. Supervise and lead your team by providing them with the proper tools and supplies to perform their jobs. Continuously evaluate their attendance, performance, setting and communicating goals and providing motivation and feedback when needed.
  8. Contribute to the Succession Planning goal of continuous development of Work Leaders.
  9. Communicate and collaborate with other members of the management team or different departments both verbally and written.

This position manages all employees of the department and is responsible for leadership, performance management and hiring of the employees within its department.

Required Education and Experience:

  1. Must have strong analytical and problem solving skills, and the ability to multi-task.
  2. Must be able to adapt to change in a positive manner, and motivate employees through these changes.
  3. Must have past experience with Warehouse Management Systems. Strong knowledge of Excel and other MS Office application.
  4. Must have previous logistics or warehouse experience with automated or manual processes.
  5. Prior knowledge/experience working with or handling with fresh flowers (or other perishables) is preferred.

 

Company Description
For over 60 years Delaware Valley Floral Group has been providing Professional Retail Florists with the finest in Fresh Cut Flowers and Greens, Floral Supplies, and Botanicals. Delaware Valley Floral Group, Inc. began as a small family business in 1959 and has grown to become one of the largest floral distribution companies in the United States. Our modern, 100,000+ square foot Corporate Headquarters, located in Sewell, New Jersey, is supplemented by satellite Logistics, Distribution, and Sales facilities in Edison, NJ, Jessup, MD, Hauppauge, NY, East Berlin, CT, Cranberry, PA, Plains, PA, Shrewsbury, MA, Syracuse, NY, Richmond, VA and Oxnard, CA, and NOW OPEN, Brecksville, OH.

Delaware Valley Floral Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse work force at all levels of the business thereby creating a culture that allows us to better serve our customers, our employees and our communities.

Delaware Valley Floral Group

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For over 60 years Delaware Valley Floral Group has been providing Professional Retail Florists with the finest in Fresh Cut Flowers and Greens, Floral Supplies, and Botanicals. Delaware Valley Floral Group, Inc. began as a small family business in 1959 and has grown to become one of the largest floral distribution companies in the United States. Our modern, 100,000+ square foot Corporate Headquarters, located in Sewell, New Jersey, is supplemented by satellite Logistics, Distribution, and Sales facilities in Edison, NJ, Jessup, MD, Hauppauge, NY, East Berlin, CT, Cranberry, PA, Plains, PA, Shrewsbury, MA, Syracuse, NY, Richmond, VA and Oxnard, CA, and NOW OPEN, Brecksville, OH. Delaware Valley Floral Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse work force at all levels of the business thereby creating a culture that allows us to better serve our customers, our employees and our communities.

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Sewell, NJ
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