Distribution supervisors are responsible for supervising and coordinating all subordinate workers' activities, which may include storing, receiving, shipping, picking, and conducting inventory for items. These supervisors are in charge of making sure that information is correct for all items handled by their department and/or organization. Distribution supervisors must maintain compliance standards and ensure that all organizational goals are being met. They also need to study production levels and develop ways to improve performance.
Distribution Supervisor Tasks
Maintain proper inventory levels in the system.
Lead distribution activities including scheduling, routing, loading and delivery of consumer products.
Coordinates the scheduling of DC staff to ensure that deadlines for areas of responsibility are met.
Supervise, train, and review new and existing DC staff.