Operations Supervisor (4pm to midnight)

Cardinal Health Canada is currently seeking an Operations Supervisor for an immediate need within our Dorval location for the evening shift from 4pm to midnight. Reporting to the Manager, Distribution Operations, the Operations Supervisor is responsible for the planning, directing and coordination of activities related to their team within a fast pace facility. This role will supervise a team and will work to ensure the achievement of all targets including; safety standards, quality standards, department budget, productivity levels, and customer service levels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day to day direction, coordination, and evaluation of the department.
  • Responsibilities will include; planning, scheduling, assigning, and directing work; assessing performance; rewarding and performance managing employees; quickly addressing concerns and resolving issues.
  • Works closely with management team and operations leadership. Coordinate with other supervisors to transfer employees between departments as necessary to balance workload and maintain employee deployment and overall performance.
  • Monitor labor hours and advise distribution manager of changes in procedure or conditions that impact operating costs. Monitor and anticipate changes in labor requirements.
  • Monitor individual performance to ensure all employees perform above the standards for safety, quality and production. Ensure all employees understand and uphold the company values and conduct expectations. 
  • Responsible for budget department performance.
  • Lead, Support, and sustain Operational Excellence. 
  • Maintain open and respectful communication with employees and conduct regular department meetings.  Will provide ongoing coaching and mentoring to the team.
  • Monitor and analyze KPI to provide solutions to improve the teams productivity
  • Create and maintain a fun, safe and productive work environment

Know How and Experience

  • Minimum College Degree Completed.
  • Minimum of 2 years related supervisory experience (teams of 20 employees or more) within a distributions center environment.
  • Bilingual (French and English).
  • Proven leadership, problem solving, team building and stress management skills.
  • Ability to interpret and provide training on policies and procedure.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written and group presentation skills).
  • Must have intermediate to advance systems knowledge including Microsoft Office, JDE, AIMS or any other related systems.
  • Operational Excellence experience preferred.

Cardinal Health Canada is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.