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Shipping Supervisor - 3rd Shift

The Stow Company Holland, MI

  • Expired: May 05, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Stow Company Overview

Headquartered in Holland, Michigan and established in 1984, we manufacture a complete range of organization solutions for the home. We are a strong, dynamic and growing organization looking for positive people who desire a long-term career opportunity with an industry leader.

Shipping Supervisor Position Summary

This position will lead the team responsible for order picking and preparation to meet daily customer demands. As a supervisor, instill accountability across all team members to ensure department targets of efficiency, accuracy, and quality are met on a daily basis. Effectively communicate with Shipping, Warehouse, and Production leaders to address and respond to daily challenges. Lead daily and long-term continuous improvement initiatives. Own calculation and reporting of department KPIs. Coordinate with process engineers to maintain accurate documentation of work standards and training. Effectively manage team members in labor planning, employee engagement and development, retention, discipline, and conflict resolution. Enforce 5S and other safety standards.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Use experience and expertise to oversee all Shipping and Inventory Management processes
  • Ensure all team members are trained to perform job tasks safely and correctly
  • Enforce a safe work environment in coordination with Stow's 5S standards
  • Communicate company news and issues to hourly team members
  • Motivate team members to meet all process targets and quality expectations
  • Enforce disciplinary actions to hold team members accountable to company policy and procedures
  • Manage department scheduling and labor efficiency
  • Manage department performance reviews and encourage individual growth and development
  • Drive efficiency, work standards, processes and procedures

Basic Qualifications 

Education & Experience

  • Associates degree preferred and/or at least 3 years leadership experience in Shipping/Warehouse leadership


  • Robust knowledge of all shipping processes
  • Prior people management skills including talent development and conflict resolution
  • Ability to completely define and analyze problems to arrive at appropriate solutions
  • Quick learner with ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Strategic thinker who can help develop and implement new processes
  • Excellent time management skills and flexibility
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to motivate / influence others and take initiative

The Stow Company may temporarily assign any team member with duties outside of their normal responsibilities. Such assignments may be warranted due to a variety of specific requirements, conditions and/or the capabilities of available personnel.

Shipping Supervisor Schedule

  • Full time, Monday-Thursday, 8:15pm - 6:45am

Shipping Supervisor Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

The Stow Company


Holland, MI
49424 USA


Transportation and Storage

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