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Distribution Center Supervisor

Distribution Center Supervisor

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Come for the Perks, Stay for the People!


Pier 1 Imports Distribution Center located in Aberdeen, Maryland is looking for a Supervisor. 

As a member of the leadership team you will lead your team in meeting company goals while striving for continual improvement.  Working within our dynamic Distribution Center gives you the opportunity to work with product from all over the world!  This growth-oriented position reports to the DC Operations Manager and offers great opportunity for advancement! 

Duties & Responsibilities

In this role you will lead a team of Material Handlers by:

  • Building collaborative relationships with all levels 
  • Leading a team to achieve goals and objectives
  • Managing the financial performance of the assigned department(s) within the DC, to include monitoring appropriate staffing levels, reducing damages and controlling supply costs
  • Leading and supporting an effective Safety program
  • Maintaining company equipment
  • Effectively acquiring and training top talent
  • Ensuring all policies and procedures are adhered to and effectively managed
  • Maintaining an open door policy in an effort to remain accessible to all associates
  • Providing verbal and written recognition and feedback to associates white mentoring and motivating teams to meet personal and company goals.
  • Analyzing information and using appropriate judgment to execute agreed upon strategies

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree is preferred, preferably in a related discipline such as Logistics / Supply Chain or Business
  • 1-3 years of experience in a Leadership / Supervisor role
  • Must possess excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Ability to develop talent
  • Ability to stock and retrieve merchandise of varying sizes from various heights, ranging from the floor level up to the ceiling of the Distribution Center
  • Ability to safely operate Distribution Center warehouse equipment
  • Ability to work in a non-air conditioned environment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. in a regular basis
  • Ability to bend, stoop, reach, and stand for prolonged periods of time