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Distribution Manager - 3rd shift

Greco and Sons of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Picker Supervisor is responsible for directly supervising warehouse employee-related functions, including but not limited to staffing, performance management, individual and team development, and safety while maintaining a positive work environment.

The position is for the 3rd shift 6 PM -4 AM Sun-Thursday

Essential Duties and responsibilities

  • Supervise, delegate and monitor day to day performance of warehouse employees
  • Participate in the interview and hiring process of new warehouse employees
  • Manage the training, onboarding, and development of warehouse employees
  • Listen and respond to employee issues, recognize excellent performance, and discipline employees’ undesirable behaviors
  • Review work throughout the work process and at completion to ensure that it has been performed properly
  • Facilitate and ensure employees follow all safety policies and procedures and report any injury immediately.
  • Collaborate with management and colleagues and effectively communicate on key issues and across all shifts
  • Attend supervisor and or management meetings as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Must have at least 2 years food warehouse experience
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Must be able to speak and understand both English and Spanish (highly desired!)
  • Certified in Yale and Crown forklift, hi-lift, and electrical Ryder equipment
  • Able to teach and give instruction to individuals and groups, and measure training effects
  • Solid communication & listening skills
  • Willingness to take on additional responsibilities and challenges
  • Maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations

Working conditions

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be working inside a warehouse environment, including coolers and freezer rooms with temperatures ranging from ambient to extreme cold conditions.

 

Physical requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, feel, handle & grasp, talk and hear. The employee is required to frequently reach with hands and arms at shoulder level and above shoulder level. The employee is frequently required to stoop, bend, twist, push/pull, climb & balance, kneel and/or crouch, and lift 50 pounds on a regular basis. The employee must occasionally lift 75 - 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities for this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Company Description
About Greco and Sons

Since 1990, Greco and Sons have been a part of the food service industry as an importer, distributor, and manufacturer. Greco and Sons imports and distributes a full line of premium quality food products as well as disposables, while manufacturing world class Italian sausage. We are "Your Recipe for Success."

Greco and Sons takes pride in its vast product line of the most recognized quality brands in the market while providing exceptional service levels and affordability to restaurants, pizzerias, hotels, country clubs, quick serve establishments, bars, schools and grocery stores.

Greco and Sons also services over 8,000 customers, while currently owning and managing (4) operating facilities, which are located in Illinois, Wisconsin, Arizona and now in Cleveland, Ohio. Each of the facilities has a temperature controlled warehouse as well as controlled refrigerated docks to ensure the quality and integrity of their products. These facilities support the national footprint, which Greco and Sons have built by servicing its customers in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Michigan, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, California, and now in our newest location: Cleveland, Ohio

Our product lines and brands are recognized as the best in the industry. Greco and Sons has an excess of 15,000 items which have been sourced worldwide, specializing in pizza products, Italian specialties, as well as all other foodservice applications. Greco also operates as a USDA inspected facility, where we handle and process fresh beef, fresh pork, fresh poultry, and our very own "world class" line of Italian Sausage.

Greco and Sons of Wisconsin

Why Work Here?
Fast growing company with lots of room for career growth!

About Greco and Sons Since 1990, Greco and Sons have been a part of the food service industry as an importer, distributor, and manufacturer. Greco and Sons imports and distributes a full line of premium quality food products as well as disposables, while manufacturing world class Italian sausage. We are "Your Recipe for Success." Greco and Sons takes pride in its vast product line of the most recognized quality brands in the market while providing exceptional service levels and affordability to restaurants, pizzerias, hotels, country clubs, quick serve establishments, bars, schools and grocery stores. Greco and Sons also services over 8,000 customers, while currently owning and managing (4) operating facilities, which are located in Illinois, Wisconsin, Arizona and now in Cleveland, Ohio. Each of the facilities has a temperature controlled warehouse as well as controlled refrigerated docks to ensure the quality and integrity of their products. These facilities support the national footprint, which Greco and Sons have built by servicing its customers in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Michigan, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, California, and now in our newest location: Cleveland, Ohio Our product lines and brands are recognized as the best in the industry. Greco and Sons has an excess of 15,000 items which have been sourced worldwide, specializing in pizza products, Italian specialties, as well as all other foodservice applications. Greco also operates as a USDA inspected facility, where we handle and process fresh beef, fresh pork, fresh poultry, and our very own "world class" line of Italian Sausage.

Address

Milwaukee, WI
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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