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Outbound Warehouse Supervisor

Broussard, Louisiana

Job Description

Company: Doerle Food Service, Division of Sysco
Location: US-LA-Broussard
Zip Code: 70518
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type: Non-Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0


Outbound Warehouse Supervisor



Supervise the activities associated with night warehouse operations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the supervision of order selection, product replenishment, order loading, ensuring safety and security of the warehouse and providing management and direction to assigned warehouse staff.



  • Monitors associate workflow and work assignments in their outbound night warehouse area to ensure the safe, timely and accurate selection, loading and shipping of the night warehouse outbound loads.
  • Implements staffing plans, uses labor planning and management tools and systems, creates schedules, conducts vacation planning and interviews new-hire candidates for their warehouse area.
  • Monitors employee performance reports, attendance, conducts quarterly PWM observations and goal setting conversations, writes annual performance appraisals, and conducts associate disciplinary action when necessary.
  • Communicates with other departments, management, associates and customer groups via oral, written and electronic correspondence.
  • Plans and conducts pre-shift and meetings.



  • High School diploma or equivilent
  • 1 year of supply chain or distribution experience; supervisory experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, holidays and overtime.
  • -Ability to lead diverse employee groups to high levels of safety, efficiency and customer service.
  • -Must be able to prioritize tasks and assign work appropriately.
  • Must have a solid working knowledge of all types of warehouse equipment.  The operation of the equipment is required.
  • Ability to develop, train, mentor and lead an outbound lead associate staff.
  • Ability to identify and develop talent from the night warehouse associate team.
  • Ability to effectively communicate, present information and respond to questions from associates, other departments, management, senior management and customers.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical procedures, company policies and government regulations.
  • Proficient with Sysco computer systems, professional tools, Microsoft Office and Outlook.



Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 69327