Distribution Center Supervisor – 2nd Shift

Position: Distribution Center Supervisor – 2nd Shift

Location: Milford, IN

Reports To: Corporate Distribution Center Manager

Position Duties:

  • Direct, coordinate and communicate activities within the Distribution Center.
  • Responsible for the management and effective training and development of current and new staff members.
  • Supervise, instruct, discipline and evaluate staff.
  • Work with the Traffic Department to ensure shipments go out to meet scheduling requirements.
  • Maintain communication with Quality Control and the USDA, to ensure product quality and safety, resolving problems as they arise.
  • Ensure the routine operation of the distribution department by closely monitoring procedures, evaluating efficiencies, placement and rotation of employees.
  • Support management of the 24 hour distribution process regarding operations, vacation time and absenteeism.
  • Troubleshoot systemic and mechanical problems as needed.
  • Give drivers directions for proper destination and temperature control to maintain quality of product.
  • Manage staff by directing and responding to daily issues in the distribution department.
  • Coordinate with USDA, QA, Inventory Control, Customer Service and Traffic Coordinator functions.
  • Perform related duties as required.


  • Supervisory experience in the warehouse/shipping environment
  • Strong computer skills, including WMS experience and Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated problem solving and communication skills
  • Ability to monitor, measure, and motivate staff
  • Strong communication and math skills
  • Working knowledge of standard operating procedures including, but not limited to, USDA guidelines, OSHA requirements, Department of Transportation guidelines, employee handbook, and company policies
  • Experience working in a refrigerated environment
  • EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled