Distribution Supervisor-Burleson, TX

Shift: 10:30am until finish (usually around 7:30pm) Monday-Friday; flexibility may be required

Salary: Depends on experience (typically within the $50k-$85k/yr range)

Volume: Supervising 5-10 shipping/receiving associates

Job Summary:

The Distribution Supervisor will manage the distribution operation including the labeling, storage and shipping of all of our client’s products, which includes medical devices and human tissue products.

Educational Requirements / Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree highly preferred

• 5+ years’ experience in supply chain/distribution management

• At least 1 year of supervisory experience required

• Experience in medical device distribution or manufacturing, or similar experience in a regulated industry is preferred

• Experience using, implementing, and maintaining warehouse management systems

• International distribution experience a plus

• Proven track record for driving continuous improvement

• Lean and/or Six Sigma certification a plus

• Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment, and meet strict deadlines

• Provide strategic thinking on ways to improve the operation

• Ability to communicate and interact effectively at multiple levels with Customer Care and other departments to support customer requirements

• Proficient knowledge of personal computers and applications such as Microsoft Office.

• Work schedule will be 2nd shift, occasion weekend work and performing a rotating on-call function.

Primary Responsibilities: The specific duties of the Distribution Supervisor include but are not limited to

  • Responsible for the safety, quality, delivery and productivity of the department on a day to day basis.

  • Ensures a safe working environment and compliance to all OSHA requirements.

  • Complies with all FDA and AATB regulations as well as our client’s quality system with regard to the storage and distribution of medical devices as well as human tissue products.

  • Manages the daily operations focused on ensuring customer satisfaction including working hands on during peak shipping intervals.

  • Ensures inventory accuracy is maintained.

Physical Requirements & Environmental Conditions:

• Requires frequent standing, walking, carrying, bending, stooping, grasping, and reaching.

• Ability to lift/carry up to 30 pounds on a regular basis and occasionally up to 60 pounds.

• Manual dexterity required to grasp objects utilizing hand/finger coordination.

• Facility controlled by HVAC. Product stored in individual subzero freezers (-80C) and requires the wearing of gloves for PPE.e in a 24/7 environment.