Warehouse Supervisor

London, Ontario
01/30/2024
London, ON
Depends on Experience Annual
Full Time
C-Shift (start Times Between 5:00 Pm - 10:00 Pm)

Opportunity Overview:

Are you ready to elevate your career and be a part of creating the world's best desserts? Dessert Holdings partners with some of North America’s most iconic chains to bring people together to celebrate life’s sweetest moments!

 

Dessert Holdings is currently seeking a Warehouse Supervisor to become a part of our dynamic team at our London, Ontario facility. This individual will play a crucial role in managing and overseeing warehouse operations, ensuring efficient and effective processes to support our business objectives.

 

Position Description:

The Warehouse Supervisor will coordinate warehouse staffing for all inbound, outbound and WIP activities.

The Warehouse Supervisor contributes to the success of the overall supply chain by ensuring the warehouse is organized and all tasks are met on time.

This position is responsible in helping to make sure the companies, cost, service, vendor relationships, people development, and food safety objectives are met.

C-shift 11:00pm – 7:30am Sundays - Thursdays

 

Key Technical Responsibilities and Contributions:

  • Warehouse team scheduling and payroll, as well as coordination and distribution of tasks.
  • Supervising the safe execution of all warehouse functions, providing support and guidance to all warehouse staff. 
  • Ensure that key activities are completed on time and correctly. Consumption and reconciliation, cycle counts, material staging, FIFO etc.
  • Liaise with carriers and supply chain ensuring all inbound and outbound loads are on time.
  • Active participant in the health and safety committee.
  • Participate in audits, inspections, and recall activities.
  • Supervise warehouse performance, including continuous improvement, innovations, and reduction in costs through coaching and developing staff.
  • Ensure warehousing policies and processes are followed.

 

Education and Work Experience Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Business Administration or other Logistics or Transportation
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Transportation/Distribution/Operations/Warehouse Supervision.
  • Practical knowledge of supply chain and warehouse management (warehouse allocation, production planning, inventory control, materials and resource planning, replenishment, warehousing, and transportation).
  • Proven continuous improvement and change management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to use technology and/or systems for problem solving.
  • Ability to deal with complex problems and multiple levels of communication within the organization.
  • Excellent communication skills in a team environment both written and verbal.

 

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of warehouse systems
  • Knowledge of Asset Management, Transportation management, Warehouse Management, Information Management
  • Experience in planning operations including process flow.
  • Managing supplier relationships
  • Power Equipment certification

 

Equipment and Applications – Optional

MS Office, Inventory systems, Ordering systems, Transportation systems, Demand Planning Systems.

 

About Dessert Holdings

Dessert Holdings is North America’s fastest-growing premium dessert company, recognized for providing retail and foodservice customers with chef-inspired, innovative desserts made with real ingredients, a flexible and low-cost supply chain, and best-in-class service. The company is a collection of premium dessert companies and brands:  Steven Charles, The Original Cakerie, Lawler’s Desserts, Atlanta Cheesecake Company, and Dianne’s Fine Desserts.  Dessert Holdings is owned by Bain Capital, employing more than 3,200 people across eight manufacturing facilities, and is continuing its journey of rapid growth.

 

EEO Statement

Dessert Holdings and its related entities provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or any other characteristics protected by law.