Randstad International Shipping Supervisor in Piperton, Tennessee

International Shipping Supervisor

job details:

  • location:Piperton, TN

  • salary:$50,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • experience:Manager

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_731353

  • questions:kim.carter@randstadusa.com901/937-0349

job description

International Shipping Supervisor

Shipping Manager's primary responsibility is to supervise the day-to-day operations of the shipping department. This position is responsible for coordinating all shipping activities with direct reports, co-Shipping Manager, and sales department.


Responsible for making Transfer Orders for all deliveries.

Assign the deliveries in the computer to Order Pullers, and making sure each delivery is reviewed for special instructions and proper shipping data.

Processes product transfers thru SAP.

Prioritize orders by truck line pickup times. Must be familiar with the flow of work and schedule of truck line pickups in order to perform this function.

Notify internal departments, particularly Sales, Purchasing, Order Pullers and/or Customer Service of problems and issues that affect service and quality of shipping department activities.

Responsible for supervising shipping employees.

Keep records of employee absences, vacation time, and hours worked of the hourly personnel.

Prepare reports and recommends procedures to reduce absenteeism and turnover.

Coach and counsel employees in resolving workplace problems.

Administer progress, discipline, and enforcement of all Company policies and procedures.

Track and order supplies as necessary.

Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.

Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety.

Special projects as assigned by the V P Operations.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Must have an excellent working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Word, and Excel.

Must be able to multi-task.

Must have excellent, organizational and administrative skills.

Must have excellent interpersonal communication, leadership, and customer service skills

Must have the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Must have a positive, approachable personality, geared toward team work and customer service.

Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Ability to make sound, independent decisions.

Must possess leadership skills (initiative, self-starter, be positively influential, and drive).

Must possess strong analytical/problem solving skills.






Education: BS degree or equivalent experience.

Experience: Prior shipping supervisory experience preferred; SAP experience a plus.

Job Type: Full-time


Shipping Supervisory: 2 years (Preferred)

SAP: 2 years (Preferred)

If you meet the above qualifications, call Kim, Robin or Christy at 901-937-0349

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