US Foods Day Warehouse Supervisor in Bensenville, Illinois60106

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

Optimize warehouse space, SKU slotting, and replenishment operations. Assign forklifts to manage inventory locations in the warehouse to improve inventory quality and inbound/outbound operations productivity.


Responsible for associate development through training on policy & procedures. Creates a cohesive organization by keeping lines of communication open and directs workforce to insure efficient workflow.

Involved in interview, hiring, review, discipline and termination process for day warehouse personnel.

Designate locations for inbound SKUs, type of freight, reserve storage, and forklift/ selector productivity.

Ensure product is stocked in appropriate location, in a timely and efficient manner and in accordance with food safety and FIFO processes & procedures to create space on the dock and ensure a smooth flow of work.

Monitor a variety of operational information on replenishment activity to ensure stock is available for the shipping shift to minimize/eliminate the potential for “shorts”.

Communicate with buyers on stock shorts, overages, and damages to correct problems and to reduce customer shortages.

Maintain physical condition and safety of warehouse and equipment, including preparing work orders for repairs and requisitions for equipment.

Champion safety procedures, processes and training to create and maintain a safety first culture in the warehouse.

EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status



Education/Training:High School or equivalent required; college degree preferred. PIT Certification preferred.

Related Experience:A minimum of 1 years warehouse distribution and 1 year of experience managing a hourly workforce required.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Able to interpret financial and operational data; Intermediate/ Advance computer skills; Familiarity with inventory control, OSHA, HAACP and other regulatory requirements; Strong leadership, communication and people development skills; broad knowledge of warehouse operations, methods and procedures.

Physical Requirements:

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:1. SIT Frequently2. STAND Occasionally3. WALK Frequently4. DRIVEOccasionally: fork lift pallet jackJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT:1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary)Occasionally2. 10-20 lbs (Light)Occasionally3. 25-50 lbs (Medium)Occasionally4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy)Occasionally up to 80 lbs5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy) NeverJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY:1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary) Continuously2. 10-20 lbs (Light) Occasionally3. 25-50 lbs (Medium) Never4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy) Never5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy) NeverJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:1. Push/pull OccasionallyItem: Pallet Jack Controls, Mouse, doors, product, pallets2. Climb/balanceOccasionallyItem: on/off pallet jack3. Stoop/squat Occasionally4. Kneel/bend Occasionally5. BendOccasionally6. Reach above shoulder Occasionally7. Grasp objectsOccasionallyType: pens, telephone, mouse, paperwork, pallet jack controls, boxes 8. Manipulate objects Occasionally9. Twist Occasasionally

Primary Location: Bensenville-IL

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Warehouse

Job Level: Manager

Travel: No