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Distribution / Logistics Supervisor

Company: Adventurer Manufacturing
Location: Yakima
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

*About Adventurer Manufacturing: *

We are a family run business building outdoor adventure vehicles since 1969. Our success has been driven through our focus on building not only great products but building a great experience, team, and community.

Our vision is to deliver an experience that is all about adventure and where it leads. An experience that enables our customer to explore the possibilities for generations.

*Overview: *

As we take our business into the next 50 years, we have identified the need to focus on telling our story and connecting with our customers. Building relationships is key to representing our brands and creating a lasting impression amongst our community.

We are looking for a Logistics Supervisor to assist our company in supporting our customer experience through their experience and leadership skills in motivating teams and managing safe and efficient distribution planning to promote customer satisfaction. A Logistics Supervisor facilitates communication between sales, production, and distribution stages to promote a positive sales delivery experience. Their responsibilities often include:

*Responsibilities: *

* Lead distribution team, manage equipment maintenance, compliance, and transportation budget planning.
* Manage processes to determine the best mode of transport and select the transportation method to meet the OTIF (on time in full) requirement for shipments.
* Ability to develop, communicate and execute detailed work plans that support operational improvements.
* Prepare and maintain necessary distribution documentation including working with customs officials to effect release of shipments.
* Examine and issue invoices and shipping manifests for conformity to tariff and customs regulations.
* Issue shipping documentation and provide routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated.
* Track and trace product while en route to their destinations, expediting when necessary.
* Use computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to schedule finished product shipments, enter data, or process information.
* Identify and pursue cost reduction opportunities, through constant review of processes to achieve the lowest operating costs for out-bound activities.
* Manage and improve organizational capability and teamwork and creating synergies across all core functions.

*Qualifications: *

* High school diploma/GED required.
* Degree in business administration, logistics or related field preferred.
* 2+ years of experience in logistics coordination required.
* Working knowledge of legal regulations and DOT requirements
* Candidate must display excellent initiative and communication skills, both oral and written
* Command of support software such as logistics software and Microsoft Software Programs (Word, Excel, Access)
* Must have mechanical aptitude and/or experience with logistics coordination
* Strong problem-solving skills
* Ability to multi-task and prioritize
* Works well under pressure
* Outstanding leadership and organizational skills.
* Current knowledge of industry trends and regulations.
* High level of motivation, customer focus and a continuous improvement mentality

*Benefits: *

* A culture that values opportunity for growth and development.
* Competitive base pay with PTO as well as paid Holidays.
* Salary: DOQ
* Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and health benefit programs.
* Company matched 401(k) retirement savings program.
* Drug Free workplace
* Equal Opportunity Employment

Job Type: Full-time

* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday

* High school or equivalent (Required)

* Logistics: 2 years (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Adventurer Manufacturing, Yakima , Distribution / Logistics Supervisor, Professions , Yakima, Washington

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