Receiving Supervisor in Piqua, OH at ITW

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who are we? Hobart Service, an Illinois Tool Works Company, has been in business for over 120 years and is the trusted source for Commercial Food Equipment Service Solutions.  We have over 1,700 associates nationwide who serve as valued partners to our customers.  Our employees are dedicated to providing the best customer service, give back to the communities where they live and work, and demonstrate the ITW values of Integrity, Simplicity, Trust, and Respect.   About the Opportunity:   Reporting to the Warehouse Manager – The receiving supervisor is responsible for all inbound, receipt, parts processing functions within the warehouse.  The supervisor leads and directs the dock team, bulk and small part processing, and the field returns team.  The supervisor is responsible to create and improve processes and ensure top performance from all areas.  This roll will understand each process, and drive improvement by the use of metrics and data, as well as be very familiar with our ERP system to ensure that all transactions are performed in an accurate and timely manner.  Overall this position ensures that as parts come in they are processed, transacted and available for shipping in the most efficient and accurate manner possible.  

  • Supervise and assists in daily receiving actives: responsible for all dock functions, receiving and processing of parts.  Also responsible for department 5S and all other task related to the receiving process.
  • Measuring and reporting the effectiveness of the department activities.
  • Developing and maintaining departmental work instructions for all tasks.
  • Establishing or adjusting work procedures to meet warehouse demands as dictated by work flow.
  • Interpreting company policies to workers and enforcing safety regulations.
  • Recommending and implementing measures to improve quality of service, increasing efficiency of department and work crew and equipment performance.
  • Continuously improve receiving operations through the use of lean enterprise practices.
  • Conferring with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments and serving internal customers.

Job Requirements

  • Associate’s degree with 3-5 years related experience
  • Ability to meet physical requirements including: a variety of standing, sitting and walking throughout the day; repeated twisting at the torso while lifting and pulling inventory from shelves; regular lifting of up to 20 pounds and occasional lifting of 30-40 pounds, occasional climbing of ladders; usage of pallet jacks.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, or Operations
  • Demonstrated competence in supervising an hourly workforce
  • Experience with Continuous Improvement tools
  • Experience with lean methodologies.
Pre-employment screenings performed (which includes background checks and drug screening)

Hobart Service is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW and Hobart Service are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, Hobart Service is tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please contact Human Resources at to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.

In accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Hobart Service considers all qualified applicants with a criminal history.