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Intralox®

Shipping Supervisor

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Supply Chain Management & Warehouse

Division

Intralox

Hours

6:00am-2:30pm, M-F
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Intralox, L.L.C., the world leader in conveyor equipment solutions utilizing modular plastic conveyor belts, has a position available for a Shipping Supervisor in Operations group. 

As a key member of the Operations management team, the Shipping Supervisor will be responsible for the direct supervision of all Shipping employees.

Intralox is a vibrant, forward-thinking company with an intense commitment to innovation, integrity, and continuous improvement.

At Intralox, more than 2,000 employees employed around the world work collaboratively to provide innovative products and solutions for our customers.  The work we do provides us with endless opportunities and challenges, and we value every contribution made towards exceptional company performance.   

Intralox is a division of Laitram, L.L.C. which has been recognized for innovation and workplace excellence, including the New Orleans City Business “Best Place to Work” award. For more information, visit www.laitram.com.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate activities of Shipping personnel in support of completing day to day operational objectives with employee safety as top priority.
  • Utilize problem solving skills and knowledge of Shipping operations to troubleshoot and identify process improvements to achieve “Operational Excellence”
  • Recognize skills and acknowledge gaps in your team members and provide coaching to close those gaps.
  • Manage day-to-day planning for shipping activities according to the Operations business plan.
  • Assess capacity of the team and assist in hiring and training of all new employees in the Shipping department.
  • Establish minimum performance standards for each employee, evaluating employees’ performance against those standards, and providing feedback to promote individual improvement.
  • Motivate, organize and encourage teamwork to ensure set productivity targets are met.
  • Encourage an environment of continuous improvement and convey the concepts of the Laitram Business Philosophy within the department.
  • Measure and report the results of department activities and KPI’s.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in technical or business discipline preferred, equivalent work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Leadership experience with a demonstrated ability to manage employees and lead teams.
  • Experience and proven success in identifying and implementing meaningful process improvements.
  • Experience in handling, prioritizing and delegating multiple tasks in a fast-paced dynamic environment under the pressure of deadlines.
  • Experience with parcel, LTL, and TL service providers as well as third party logistics companies.    
  • Desire to lead, mentor and develop team members.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Must have strong leadership skills and possess a positive, “can-do” attitude.
  • Must be able to work well with others in a team-oriented environment.
  • Must possess a strong attention to detail and high standards.
  • Willing to work overtime and on weekends as required.

Desired Qualifications

  • Previous leadership experience in a Shipping, Warehousing, or Manufacturing environment.
  • High level understanding of import and export documentation requirements.
  • Understanding of LEAN concepts 
  • Previous experience with Oracle or ERP systems.
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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