A service-driven paper and packaging products company, Atlantic Packaging has grown to become one of Canada’s largest paper manufacturers and a leading producer of packaging products.
Our organization employs approximately 1000 people at eight manufacturing plants and four distribution centers. We are looking for a Shipping Supervisor for our Scarborough location.
This position is responsible for providing direction and leadership to the Shipping Department and its employees in order to maintain a safe, efficient and cost effective operation.
Add to Saved Jobs Responsibilities : Direct shipping employees, services and resources to meet customer needs and delivery requirements Ensure a safe work environment as top priority, with emphasis on training employees, addressing hazards, conducting investigations and enforcing safety policies, procedures and behaviours Ensure the highest levels of product quality, optimization of department efficiencies and shrink / waste reduction Supervision of shipping staff including performance management, productivity monitoring / improvement, communication and timely follow up Monitor general activities in the Shipping Department including monitoring, tracking and verifying inventory levels and trailer utilization Ensure an efficient work flow and that finished goods are moving expeditiously from production lines Frequently communicate with internal departments to ensure customer needs and on time delivery requirements are met Lead daily communication meetings with shipping staff and address employee concerns Ensure all inspections / checklists are completed on a daily basis Enforce all Company policies and procedures and administration of the collective agreement Responsible for maintaining good housekeeping practices Other duties as assigned Qualifications : Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent training and experience 3 years of supervisory experience in a warehousing or manufacturing environment Strong leadership and effective communication skills are a prerequisite with the ability to problem solve and prioritize in a fast paced environment Corrugated or paperboard packaging experience considered an asset Post-
secondary Diploma / Degree in a related field an asset Atlantic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from people with disabilities.
however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.