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Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P

Shift Supervisor - Logistics (2208218)

Transportation and Logistics

Shipping Supervisor



Clyde, Ohio, United States

Shift Supervisor - Logistics (Job Number: 2208218 )

Position Summary:

Supervises a small group (5) of hourly associates in a cross dock, warehouse, or transportation management operation. Monitors day-to-day operations for compliance to establish safety and logistics procedures.

Shift: M-F (6am-3pm), weekends as needed

Hourly rate- $20.00 per hour



  • Establish and sustain that performance standards are communicated that are specific and measurable
  • Interview hourly associates and provide recommendations for hire
  • Monitor attendance, productivity, and other performance standards and provide coaching and counseling to associates
  • Motivate and engage associates by focusing on team accomplishments and recognition


  • Supervise logistics operations including customer service, freight loading and unloading, dispatch and proper documentation and procedure control
  • Conduct team meetings
  • Evaluate and recommend changes in preferred work methods to increase productivity of warehouse operations. Assist in new associate training
  • Provide relief coverage for operational duties when associates utilize time-off or are absent from the shift
  • Have a thorough working knowledge of the site's operating systems to ensure operational compliance and correct exception resolution
  • Complete all necessary records and reports in a timely and accurate fashion


  • Ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures such as, inventory accuracy and control, returns, damages, etc.
  • Understand the relationship between decision-making and profitability
  • Closely manage associates' working hours and activities to minimize overtime and to meet or exceed productivity targets


  • Ensure day-to-day management and associate activities are in alignment with the location safety strategy
  • Provide associates with communication, training, feedback, and direction to ensure safe performance
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies and company policies and procedures
  • Conduct safety observations

Growth/Customer Experience

  • Understand the location-specific customer goals & objectives and work to meet and exceed these expectations daily
  • Ensure the customer knows that we are committed to helping them meet their objectives
  • Determine areas that could benefit from Continuous Improvement efforts


  • Properly plan work assignments to ensure effective use of warehouse equipment
  • Work with hourly associates to ensure they understand safe and efficient operation of equipment
  • Work with vendors to ensure equipment is maintained
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by the manager

-2 years supervisory experience in a warehouse environment preferred.

-High School Diploma or equivalent required

-Bachelors Degree preferred

-Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred

-Must possess good communication skills as well as organizational and problem solving skills.

-Must be able to use CRT, PC, scanners, calculators and related equipment.

-Must have SAP knowledge

-Working knowledge of MRP and JIT preferred.

-Strong written/oral communication and organizational skills are required

-Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint required

-Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit to learn more.

Work Locations :

247 Norwest Dr. 247 Norwest Dr.

Clyde, OH 43410

Primary Location : United States-Ohio-Clyde

Job : Logistics/Supply Chain

Penske Oracle Job (US & CA only do not edit): : PL.Shift Supervisor

Req ID: 2208218