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Warehouse Supervisor

Associated Wholesale Grocers
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73179

Warehouse Supervisor


Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) is currently looking for a Warehouse Supervisor.  This position will be responsible for administration of company policies to warehouse personnel, monitoring and improving productivity, quality, maintaining cost control methods within position area of supervision and development of personnel reporting to this position.  Helps to lead and control activities of company warehouse personnel and related functions through moderate direction of shift manager.  Ensures shipping, receiving, storage, and distribution activities are performed in an efficient manner.  Takes precautions to protect warehouse contents against loss and damage.  Retains and reviews specific warehouse documents and reports to ensure established methods and procedures are followed.


Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Supervise warehouse employees in basic functions of housing product in the warehouse, selecting orders, and preparing for delivery to members in the most efficient manner.
  • Ensure productive, timely and quality shipments and/or receiving of all products for member stores.
  • Increase production and effectively utilize the work force to maximize efficiency and reduce warehouse operating expenses.
  • Direct the placement of the work force responding to the changing needs during the shift.
  • Hire, train, develop, recognize, and evaluate the performance of all employees on the shift.
  • Provide an atmosphere of open and honest communications and a positive working environment.
  • Enforce and educate concerning company safety, sanitation, security and standards of operation.
  • Reduce safety risks and minimize exposure by working with team to insure all safety policies and practices are followed.  Conduct audits, train employees, make inspections and observations, praise and acknowledge good safe practices, manage work related injuries to minimize loss, and conduct complete accident investigations on all incidents.
  • Administer disciplinary action per divisional policies and procedures.
  • Oversee the resolution of employee complaints or grievances to facilitate a proper resolution.
  • Conduct pre-shift meetings with team to communicate daily goals, member needs, safety issues and problem areas that need to be addressed.
  • Communicate to the Warehouse Manager any problem areas, improvements, etc., regarding the warehouse center’s operation.
  • Ensure that state, federal and AWG safety, sanitation, and governmental policies, laws and regulations are maintained and adhered to.
  • Work as a member of the AWG team so the total job responsibilities are met. Actions must always stress a sense of cooperation, integrity, tact and consideration with our members, associates and division management.
  • This position requires strong communication and computer skills with the ability to use and learn new technology.  Management will be kept informed on planning, analysis, work performed and results. All records required by management must be complete, accurate and submitted on time.  


One to two years supervisory experience and/or experience working in a grocery warehouse environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including weekends. 


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Posted: 2019-09-10 Expires: 2019-10-10

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Warehouse Supervisor

Associated Wholesale Grocers
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73179

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