Johnstone Supply - Corpor 2nd Shift Supervisor in Las Vegas, Nevada

Johnstone Supply, Inc., a national leading wholesaler of HVACR parts, equipment and tools has a Distribution Center in the Las Vegas, Nevada area. We are seeking qualified Receiving Supervisor candidates. Our Las Vegas facility is a fast paced operation that provides high level quality service to our Southwest membership base.

This position is responsible for directing the activities of the Distribution Receiving department so that products are received into the warehouse efficiently, accurately, in the best condition possible, and readily available for picking and shipping.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Ensures products are accurately received into the warehouse system, labeled, and prepared for stocking by: monitoring the daily processing work load and directing labor needs; maintaining three day receiving product rule; and ensuring Distribution standard operating procedures are followed.

  • Ensures a safe work environment by: observing and coaching employees; removing potential safety hazards; maintaining a clean work area; monitoring condition of all equipment and making necessary repairs; and participating as a permanent member of the Safety Committee.

  • Resolves problems with shipments received by: determining the cause or source of the problem; communicating problems and possible solutions to vendors and truck lines; filing freight claims with truck lines; persisting with claims until paid; and communicating relevant information to the Merchandising and Accounts Payable departments.

  • Maintains department staff by: conducting interviews in the hiring process and making recommendations; overseeing the training of new employees and cross training of existing employees; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees as necessary; conducting annual performance reviews; and assigning daily errors for job performance.

  • Ensures established performance standards and budgets are met by reviewing weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports and taking necessary actions.

  • Ensures that all receiving documentation is accurate by: completing or gathering necessary paperwork; maintaining files; and forwarding paperwork to appropriate individuals.

  • Maintains communication between employees and supervisors by conducting bi-weekly department meetings.

  • Attends daily warehouse staff meetings and makes recommendations for handling volume of work.

  • Ensures year-end inventory runs smoothly by: ensuring products in warehouse are kept neat and orderly; assisting the coordination of the inventory process; and counting bulk reserve stock.

  • Participates in fork lift certification program by modeling forklift functions and operating procedures.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (G.E.D.); three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. College degree preferred.

  • Knowledge of aspects related to receiving products in distribution industry.

  • Knowledge of human resource management principles, including hiring, training and orienting, coaching, and evaluating employees.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Problem-solving skills: listening to, interpreting, and meeting the needs of others; diagnosing and rectifying problems.

  • Ability to plan, organize, and direct the activities of subordinates.

  • Ability to develop efficient work procedures.

  • Ability to listen to others to identify concerns and needs.

  • Ability to communicate with others in order to influence attitudes and actions.

  • Ability to work with others in a team-based environment.

  • Desire to support and meet the needs of customers, other employees, and the Cooperative as a whole.

  • Ability to lead others in meeting Cooperative goals and standards.

  • Working for the Johnstone Corporate and Distribution Center team has its rewards.

We offer a competitive pay and benefits package, including:

  • Paid Time Off

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision coverage

  • 401(k) plan

    We also take pride in creating a positive work environment where we work hard and accomplishments are recognized. At Johnstone you’ll work with dedicated people that not only know their stuff, but also know how to have a little fun now and then!