Location: Singapore, State Not Specified, Singapore
Date Posted: Dec 6, 2019
As a Distribution Supervisor, you plan the workload and supervise warehouse operations employees in assuring parts are received, packaged, picked, packed and cross-docked in a safe, accurate and efficient manner meeting or exceeding customer expectations and within conformance to company standards. This position is an entry-level Distribution Supervisor position within the Product Support & Logistics Division, reporting to the Inbound Processing Center Value Stream Manager based in Singapore. You will lead a work group of approximately 15 warehouse operations employees to ensure completion of assigned tasks in accordance with established processes. The position is also responsible for driving optimization and standardization of operations processes, and for managing personnel issues and performance evaluation of subordinates.
may include, but are not limited to:
Ensure a high level of employee safety and adherence to safety policies and procedures.
Lead, appraise, coach and develop operational staffs
Daily workforce and operational planning
Deliver daily toolbox meetings and ad hoc operational presentations to operations and management employees
Oversee and ensure effective execution of warehouse day to day activities, with deep understanding of the following operational processes: receiving, packaging, picking, packing and cross-docking parts from suppliers to customers, management of indirect supplies required for packaging and related exceptions handling
Collaborate with internal and external counterparts for work completion, issues resolution and process optimization
Drive process improvements and standardization of operational processes
Analyze operational data daily
Report key performance metrics weekly
Meet required area and facility wide performance goals. Perform root cause analysis, and identify and execute correction actions when required
Maintain professionalism and confidentiality with sensitive information
Limited travel required (less than 5% of working time)
High school diploma or equivalent
Good communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills
Proven experience in leading, coaching and developing employees
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.