Warehouse Supervisor - Distribution Center in WA

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Dawn Foods
Warehouse Supervisor - Distribution Center
Job ID: 
Not Specified
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Job Types:
Distribution/Whrse. Suprvs., Distribution/Wrhse. Mgr., Shipping/Receiving

Shift: Monday - Friday 1PM Start *subject to change based on business needs
Position will transition to Fife, WA starting September 2021.

Under broad supervision, manages the warehouse operations of the distribution center at the most efficient level possible with a policy of supplying all users with the highest quality products and services at the lowest cost while maintaining flexibility, timeliness and competitive cost.


  • Manages the overall activities of the warehouse including the directing, advising, and managing of direct and indirect subordinates to ensure strong team member and team performance.
  • Determines the appropriate selection and usage of resources (materials, systems, and/or equipment required for the effective operation of the department.
  • Manages the outbound shipping department, assigning workload to team in most efficient manner possible. Responsible for the Safe, Accurate, and Productive loading of our deliveries for the following day.
  • Provides for team member safety by promoting safe work practices, monitoring compliance with EHS policies, and minimizing physical hazards to promote an overall safe work environment.
  • Understands and follow IFS standards, and ensures proper required documentation is kept
  • Participates in the planning, development, and implementation of necessary policies and procedures to provide optimal operation of the department.
  • Conducts cycle counts on an as needed basis and reconciles variances to ensure that adequate stock levels are maintained and accounted for.
  • Reviews returned product for proper credit disposition and credit code reporting.
  • Functions as a liaison to DFP manufacturing sites for product hold and recalls ensuring that all such materials are properly accounted for.
  • Conducts and assists in leading year-end inventory process to ensure accurate recordkeeping of all warehouse product and merchandise.
  • Maintains WMS slot logic and numbering of slot to ensure accurate accountability and access to all warehouse contents.
  • Maintains WMS slot logic and numbering of slot to ensure accurate accountability and access to all warehouse contents.
  • Maintains a close working relationship with distribution center users. Monitors overall storage, retrieval and distribution trends, ensuring support of current and future demands.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Demonstrates the "Dawn Values" of Team Dawn and supports the Circle of Excellence.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; Associate degree or equivalent from a two year or technical school
  • Minimum of five years of progressively more responsible warehouse experience.
  • Must be able to handle many diversified tasks at one time and correctly prioritize conflicting, time sensitive tasks
  • Requires the ability to safely operate a forklift and other heavy warehouse equipment
  • Computer skills required (Microsoft Suite)

Here at Dawn, our crisis management team is meeting regularly to assess our response to COVID-19. As part of this, we are looking at potential changes in our interview and onboarding process, as your health and safety is of the utmost importance to us. We encourage you to check back frequently and know that recruiters will be in touch with candidates as needed. We appreciate your interest in becoming part of the Dawn Family and will continue to make updates as new information becomes available.

Thank you,
Dawn Recruitment Team

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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