Anixter Yard Operations Supervisor in Swedesboro, New Jersey

Yard Operations Supervisor

Date Posted9/20/2017

LocationSwedesboro, NJ

CountryUnited States of America

Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Position IdEB-2047694763

Job Description


Anixter, we give you an opportunity for a career and a great work environment.

We are a friendly, employee focused organization that prides itself on customer

service, flawless execution and a hard day’s work. If you are looking for a

great work environment, great benefits and an opportunity to grow your career,

please read on!

Position Purpose:

Perform general yard/warehouse operations and

support management by acting as the first line of assistance for associates.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducts all training for yard associates andequipment operators on safety procedures, equipment operation, and allyard/warehouse processes and procedures.

  • Holds daily start-of-shift safety briefings andsafety audits as needed. Ensures policies and procedures are followed tomaintain a safe work environment.

  • Serves as the point-of-contact in the field forcustomers/contractors; accountable for logging in/out all contractors andvisitors to the yard.

  • Schedules daily work flow to ensure the needs ofthe customers are met and equipment/facilities are maintained; directs dailywork activities and ensures execution of the daily work flow.

  • Works closely with the Regional OperationsManager to develop and improve best practices; assists in managing yard layoutto maximize storage capacity and maintain yard efficiency/productivity.

  • Operates heavy equipment, including but notlimited to, front end loaders and large outdoor forklifts to load/unloadmaterials from trailers and maintain physical condition of the yard(i.e. snowremoval, grading, and gravel placement). Performs yard, driving, and/orwarehouse duties as needed.

  • Manages equipment preventative maintenance.Inspects all equipment used daily and reports/monitors any issues.

  • Maintains accurate inventory and assists withinventory management as needed. Maintains accurate paperwork for record keepingpurposes.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • 2 years of heavy equipment experience,specifically front end loaders capable of lifting 50,000+ lbs.

  • Laydown yard operations and crane operationsexperience.

  • CDL Class A license preferred, with 2 years ofdriving experience.

  • Training experience preferred.

About Anixter – Who We Are

We enable the connected world. From securerfacilities and communities, to more efficient networks and industrialenvironments, we deliver the infrastructure solutions—and intelligence—thatsustain our customers businesses. Through oursuperior product offerings, unmatched global distribution network,expert supply chain management and technical know-how, we driveefficiency and effectiveness to benefit our customer’s bottom line.

Anixter International is a leading globaldistributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & ElectronicSolutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect andpower valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprisenetworks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications toelectric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence,that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses andcommunities. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with oursupply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk andcomplexity of our customers’ supply chains.

Anixter, with over $7 billion in annualrevenue, adds value to the distribution process by providing our customersaccess to 1) innovative supply chain solutions, 2) over 450,000 productsand $1.2 billion in inventory, 3) approximately 320 warehouses/branchlocations with approximately 9 million square feet of space and 4) locations inover 300 cities in more than 50 countries.


* Medical, Dental and Pharmacy plan eligibilityafter 60 days

* Access to virtual doctor for common illnesses.Get advice from a doctor without leaving your home!

* Annual health screenings available at no cost toyou

* 401k with 50% company match

* Vacation time

* Holiday pay

* Employee preferred provider discounts

* Tuition reimbursement

* Employee Referral Program – Big $$$ for referringgreat employees!

* Employee Assistance Program

* Life insurance programs

* Short and Long Term Disability programs

* Health saving options(FSA and HSA)

* Many more benefits available!

Check us out on the web for more information.

We require all of our employeesto perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethicsat all times.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and AffirmativeAction Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran

Job GroupOperations Management