GFA Alabama, Inc.
Site: Opelika, AL
Position: Full Time / Some Overtime-Weekends
GFA is a premier provider of total logistic solutions and supply chain analysis with experience and passion to provide superior service which increases optimization of cost savings and dependability to every customer. We provide integrated logistics solutions that include distribution and fulfillment, comprehensive transportation management, material handling services, real estate (warehouse and yard) management. To fulfill this mission, we provide innovative solutions and supply chain analysis that fit our customers’ needs and we establish trusted close relationships with customers based on trust with asset-based transportation and warehousing services.
Brief Description: We are looking for an experienced Warehouse Supervisor to oversee and coordinate with daily warehouse activities. You will implement productivity, quality, and customer service standards and achieve the appropriate level of volume with time limits.
Ultimately, you should be able to ensure that daily operations meet and exceed daily performance expectations.
Some of the Responsibilities/Job Duties are as follows:
Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction through excellence in receiving, identifying, dispatching and assuring the quality of goods.
Measure and report the effectiveness of warehousing activities and the employee’s performance.
Organize and Maintain inventory and storage areas.
Ensure shipments’ and inventory transactions’ accuracy.
Communicate job expectations and coach employees.
Determine staffing levels and assign workload
Interface with customers to answer questions or solve problems.
Maintain items record, document necessary information and utilize reports to project warehouse status.
Identify areas of improvement and establish innovative or adjust existing work procedures and practices.
Confer and coordinate activities with other departments.
Proven work experience as a warehouse Supervisor.
Highly effective Supervisor skills and techniques.
Knowledge of warehouse software packages and MS Office proficiency.
Ability to input retrieve and analyze data
Hands-on commitment to getting the job done.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Operation Management Skills:
Ability to manage inventory, including auditing, forecasting and planning.
Implementing & maintaining safety initiatives.
Operates forklift in compliance with OSHA requirements.
Knowledge of logistics (carriers, shipping policies & procedures)
Knowledge of DOT rules & regulations.
Knowledge of inventory/warehouse management software
Knowledge of distribution software
Leadership, motivation, supervisory & managerial skills
Judgement & decision-making skills
Problem-solving & analytical ability
Strong project management skills
Time management skills
Superior organizational skills
Accuracy & attention to detail
Business math skills
Understands product numbers & Alpha/numeric codes
Basic knowledge of MS office suite
Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, and Life Insurance
As an employee of GFA, Inc. or one of its subsidiaries, you are a member of a nationwide corporate family. Although our corporate family is large and complex, we recognize that each office is critical to our overall success and that everyone plays a vital role in the success of our business. We are committed to providing a stimulating and professional work environment in which you can grow while helping us attain our goals. We hope that your employment with GFA will be challenging and rewarding.
GFA, Inc. complies with all applicable laws governing non-discrimination in employment and administers every policy in a fair, impartial, and ethical manner without regard to a Team Member’s sex, race, color, gender, national origin, age, ability or disability, religion, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or coverage under any other legally protected class.
If you would like to apply in person please come to our Main office at 6211 Fairfax Bypass Valley, AL. 36854. Also feel free to visit our website WWW.GFANY.COM and submit your application under “CAREER” tab. Contact with any questions to 334-756-3040.