Job TypeFull-Time Regular
Position: Warehouse Supervisor
Availability : Immediately
Anixter is the world’s leading supplier of electrical and electronic wire and cable, and communication products used to connect voice, video, data and security systems.
With more than 800 employees across Canada, Anixter offers a variety of rewarding career opportunities, a wide range of benefits such as a competitive salary, generous bonus programs, a comprehensive employee benefit package and a tuition reimbursement program.
The role requires this individual to lead the Mississauga Operations Team and to create and maintain a positive environment in accordance with Anixter’s strategic goals, and ensure that all policies, procedures and adopted protocols are respected.
Manage the activities of all direct reports to ensure the timely achievement of department goals, within prescribed policies, procedures and standard business practices;
Personnel Management; responsible for supervising warehouse employees, setting objectives, managing performance, reporting hours for payroll, ensuring compliance with policies and procedures, recruitment and on-boarding, and all other management duties
Provide regular motivation and mentoring to all staff to encourage ongoing professional development for succession planning purposes.
Perform administrative functions related to warehouse activities
Manage warehouse supplies and work in conjunction with supply partners to address and correct inventory issues and recommend process enhancements to improve inventory levels
Ensure that all preventative maintenance requirements for all mechanical/electrical system and equipment is evaluated/documented and performed;
Support implementation of health and safety policies and procedures
Provide support to management teams and employees in the area of health and safety
Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate for this position will possess:
Experience & Education:
Minimum of 3 - 5 years recent relevant warehouse supervisory or management experience
Post-secondary education in a related discipline or equivalent work experience(as above)
Knowledge of distribution supply chain an asset
Well-versed in provincial employment and safety legislation
Working knowledge of warehouse management systems
Skills & Attributes:
Great sense of initiative and leadership
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Solid relationship building and communication skills
Strong problem solving skills
Excellent decision making abilities
Strong organization and planning skills
Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
Demonstrated professionalism in both verbal and written communication
We are grateful for your interest in Anixter, however only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Anixter Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Anixter Inc. is also proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please notify us if you are contacted for a job interview.