For over 41 years visionary men and women have built dynamic, exciting and meaningful careers at The Brick and have been rewarded for their performance and innovation. Founded in 1971, The Brick has become Canada's largest volume retailer of furniture, mattresses, appliances and electronics with over 230 locations, 6 distribution centres and 6000 team members from coast to coast.
Our ongoing commitment to customer service and supporting our local communities will continue to build The Brick's reputation as the preferred customer choice for value-priced, quality brand name home furnishings.
Join our team and experience a rewarding and challenging work environment with skilled and supportive teammates who value winning together!
The Outbound Supervisor will work with the Outbound Manager to provide leadership to the Outbound staff in the key day-to-day functions of all shipping operations. In addition, this position assists with the management of the overall operations of each respective department including, but not limited to: Metro and Satellite Shipping, and Picking. The Outbound Supervisor is accountable for the development and performance of the hourly workforce. The ideal candidate will supervise a team with integrity, honesty, and knowledge that promote the culture, values and mission of The Brick.
Co-manage the overall operations of each respective department including, but not limited to: Metro and satellite shipping, picking, customer pick up support, Inter region transfer, load planning
Assist in maximizing the cost effectiveness of operations including budgeted operating costs, labour costs, equipment and resource utilization and service expectations
Ensure exceptional visual detail and space utilization within the department areas and dock space
Adhere to, actively promote, and monitor all company policies and procedures pertaining to: Core Values, Health and Safety, Operating Standards, Personal Appearance, and Security
Maintain a comprehensive understanding of the Warehouse Management System (WMS) to be used in the completion reports, analysis, and maintaining the overall integrity of the inventory control system
Achieve financial and operational objectives as set out by the company and maintain adequate resources to achieve the business objectives
Maintain a proficient knowledge of Shipping/Returns processes and procedures
Verify and report on inventory
Process store entry stock transfers
Maintain a thorough knowledge of all stock, stock locations, model numbers, manufacturers specification and handling instructions
Picking of all product types, put-a-way of all product types
Ensure accuracy in the generation of reports
Lifting and moving of product
Operation of equipment
High School Diploma or equivalent
3 to 5 years experience in a diverse warehouse environment, preferably Retail
Computerized inventory control systems (WMS) experience an asset
Exceptional leadership, coaching, problem solving and time management skills
Demonstrated ability to lead and manage in a fast paced environment within tight deadlines
Must have applied knowledge in the safe material handling of product including power lift equipment
Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings and weekends, as required
Edmonton (DC) - Edmonton, AB T5M 3Y6 CA (Primary)
High School Diploma (or Equivalent)
The Brick Group offers an attractive and competitive compensation package that includes:
Excellent Health & Dental benefits plans
Awesome employee product discounts
RRSP matching program
We thank all those who apply; however, only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Career Level: Experienced
Industry: Retail Head Office and Warehouse
Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics