Supervisor, Transfer in Vancouver, WA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

We are looking for a Transfer Department Supervisor who will grow at our Vancouver, WA distribution facility.

The Transfer Supervisor is responsible for all aspects of their shift as well as working with other departments and shifts to promote a safe, productive environment as it pertains to the Distribution Center.  You need to be a self motivated leader who will set expectations for their shift and be responsible for their results.  Primary objectives for Transfer Supervisor will consist of moving Company Transfers to supporting DC's in a timely and accurate manner.

In this role you will:

  • Lead a team of 12-15 individuals which consists of full-time and contingent associates.

  • Plan Inbound Transfers (IBT) to meet deadlines and predetermined metrics.

  • Work with associates to ensure inventory accuracy and compliance.

  • Monitor department discrepancies and provide guidance/coaching on proper corrections.

  • Monitor Transfer Request and move inventory as needed to in order for IBT's to ship complete. 

  • Train and enforce on company policies and procedures.

  • Ensure a safe and compliant work area.

  • Monitor and order services or supplies as needed.

  • Manage overtime requirements based on manpower needs that are balanced by the budget.

  • Set and maintain high standards to housekeeping.

The perfect person will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration or related study.

  • At least 3  years experience in warehouse supervision or supervision in a production environment.

  • Basic understanding of distribution, transportation, inventory control, and freight routing.

  • Computer skills including, but not limited to, MicroSoft Excel, Word, and Access.

  • A passion to coach and mentor a teams to make them better in their career.

  • The ability to adapt to flexible work schedule and/or hours within a seasonal business.  Including weekends during the busy season.

This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage with discounted generic prescriptions and wellness incentive program.

  • A highly energetic and fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company.

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program.

  • Generous vacation day policy.

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network  

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.