Warehouse Supervisor – Regina, SK, CA
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
What you will do:
Organize and supervise work activities of staff, both permanent and seasonal, in receiving, storing, packaging and distributing of materials
Establish key daily activities for Employees ensuring responsibilities are clearly defined and performance objectives are being met
Assist in running the front desk (Answer dock phone, receive visitors, enforce safety protocol)
Responsible for supervision of warehouse staff, both permanent and seasonal, including managing job assignment and break schedules in order to effectively and efficiently complete warehouse tasks on time
Assist the Distribution Manager in the implementing of all aspects of human resource management, including performance management (which involves discipline and work assessments), training, coaching, making recommendations for hiring and discharging as well as assists in the responsibility for managing within and implementing the terms and conditions of the collective agreement
Support and assist the Distribution Manager, in all cost control measures, which include overtime management, expense control and productivity
Maintain procedures for the efficient and safe warehousing of all merchandise received with regard to space, accessibility and positioning by AWSA standards
Evaluate safety, security and housekeeping levels on a daily basis by reviewing warehouse operations to ensure warehouse is clean, secure and well organized, and that damage to product, equipment and facility is prevented
Supervise and participate in housekeeping programs, which promote safe working conditions and provide neat, clean appearance
Implement improved operational processes that enhance warehouse capabilities to meet/exceed service standards
Manage equipment, including the development and implementation of a plan to allocate equipment to jobs, monitoring the cleanliness and working condition of all equipment (i.e. forklifts, hand jacks, etc.), overseeing adjustments and/or repairs as necessary, and coordinating with Engineering to recommend adjustments to quantity and type of equipment to meet business needs and minimize costs
Comply with and enforces all Nutrien Ag Solutions and Industry regulatory and Safety, Health and Environment standards at all times
Ensure all employees use required PPE
Work with Logistics department to ensure customer products flow according to plan. Orders picked accurately in a safe, timely and effective manner. All orders to be staged and checked for accuracy, trailers loaded as per order of delivery
Receive product only destined for Nutrien warehouse, ensure all received product is inspected for damages and transferred to assigned/proper location within warehouse
Ensure that paperwork is completed, legible and accurate and that all completed paperwork is properly distributed
Participate in the inventory management and control procedures
Assist in the responsibility for managing within and implementing the terms and conditions of the collective agreement(s), where applicable
Perform other related duties as required
What you will bring:
3+ years of progressively responsible experience in the handling and distribution of agri-products or equivalent combinations of education and experience, which result in the required level of knowledge, competencies, skills and abilities, may be considered
Grade 12 or recognized equivalent
Must possess a valid class 5 driver’s license
Computer skills in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.) and SAP