Distribution Supervisor - Afternoon Shift

Brampton, ON

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Distribution/Transportation Job Number: 64818

Position:  Distribution Centre Supervisor – Afternoon Shift

Location: Brampton 

Industry: Distribution of trendy and seasonal apparel and footwear

Salary: $65,000 - $70,000 ( depending on experience) + potential bonus

Perks: Benefits + RRSP matched + 3 weeks’ vacation 

Hours: 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm (cross-over at 2:40 pm)

Discount: Employees receive 50% discount on apparel and other brand name products


Our client is an established global distributor that has been in the retail market for over 100 years. They are looking to add two new Distribution Supervisors to their team in the Brampton location. This company distributes over 20 high quality apparel and footwear brands.  They are environmentally aware and make decisions to support and improve the planet. Integrity, inclusion and diversity of their employees are supported and utilized to fuel their success. 

This company believes in Wellness, Fun, Learning & Development, Tuition Assistance, Promotion and Leadership! 

Are you a team lead with a strong leadership reputation ready for the next step?

Building a new team of exceptional leaders who treat their employees with kindness and integrity.  They are all about fresh ideas and  innovative approaches!

The successful candidate will possess strong knowledge of distribution processes and systems, good leadership and communication skills to lead, guide and support a dynamic team in both internal and external operations to ensure all operational targets are met. 

The Distribution Supervisor will provide assistance to the Operations Manager to train and coach team members, comply with legislation, review department’s performance. 

If you are a detail-oriented individual that has at least three years of previous experience in a supervisory role within a fast-paced environment this opportunity is for you. 

Key Responsibilities: 

·Ensures all corporate policies, procedures and guidelines are applied fairly and consistently. 

·Leads and inspires his/ her team of associates to ensure daily tasks are executed effectively. 

·Ensures team members fully understand all Key Performance Indicators and other operational performance targets. 

·Promotes and encourages open communication to help build a trusting & collaborative work environment. 

·Trains and coaches new team members to help build a high-performance work culture. 

·Promotes safety in the workplace and ensures team members contribute to a safe work environment. 

·Ensures team members are thoroughly trained on all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for their department. 

·Plans and organizes the use of resources (space, labour, equipment) to ensure the daily production plans are achieved. 

·Reviews and analyzes departmental performance to the work plan throughout each shift and adjusts resources accordingly. 

·Reports hourly/ daily on departmental performance, variances and any staff issues to the Senior Operations Manager. 

·Provides opportunities for team members to be involved and participate in continuous improvement initiatives. 


Job Requirements: 

·3 to 5 years of experience in a distribution supervisor or team leadership role. 

·Degree/ diploma in business, supply chain, logistics or engineering an asset

·Solid understanding of distribution processes and systems. 

·Previous experience with Manhattan PKMS, Red Prairie, or SAP or similar an asset

·Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. 

·Strong leadership and coaching skills – able to inspire others to perform at their very best. 

·Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. 

·Basic to intermediate computer-based skills – proficient with Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Excel and Word. 

·Working knowledge of Canada employment laws and safety regulations. 

·Ability to be flexible and willing to work extended hours including weekends as necessary. 

·Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs. 


Requires a criminal background check as well as employment verification.


To apply, please click Apply Online or submit your resume by email to MACresume@bagg.com quoting job #64818

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Accommodations are available upon request to support your participation during all stages of the recruitment process. 

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