Arrow Electronics Logistics Services Supervisor in Reno, Nevada


Logistics Services Supervisor

Job Description:

Position Summary:

This position supports the Logistics Staff in directing the overall activities of the distribution center and interfaces with the supervisors of the other departments to ensure an efficient operation and maximum utilization of available human and material resources. Individual will maintain a high level of employee morale and integrity in the department through positive motivation, development and training. Maintain performance reports to include internal and external quality, weekly and monthly shift productivity. Evaluate operational procedures and present for consideration of improved methods.

Primary Role & Responsibilities: Supervise day to day operation of a single department (receiving, storing, picking, shipping, special handling) within the distribution/value add center consisting of non-exempt tactical personnel. Has basic understanding of the operation of the distribution/value add center and impact to the operation of Arrow's business. Has moderate knowledge on the operation of his/her own department, with a basic understating of how other departments operate. With specific direction from management and HR, participates in staffing, terminations, disciplinary counseling, performance management and development in conjunction with facility management. Typically will need to elevate complex issues. Report and track department metrics, responding to internal customer inquiries. May need to elevate or work in conjunction with facility management to resolve complex issues. Full supervisory responsibilities, leadership of people in all work activities. Provides training, allocates work, checks progress and completion, coach employees on performance and makes hiring and pay recommendations.

Minimum Qualifications: College degree in Logistics Management, Industrial Engineering or related or high school with technical training and equivalent experience. At least 2 years of related experience with college degree; 5-7 years related experience with high school diploma. Good understanding of procedure and concepts in own technical/subject area. Knowledge is obtained through job-related training and education or considerable on-the-job training. Good understanding of how the team integrates with others in accomplishing the objectives of the area (such as department or branch). May have broad responsibilities requiring business acumen beyond their own team. Depending on situation, may use defined process or procedure with supervision, however analytical though is needed to resolve issues in moderate to complex situation. Will confer with other supervisors/ employees/managers. Courtesy and tact as the exchange of ideas and information is a significant part of the job. Must be able to deliver tough messages and handle conflict (internal and external). Ability to handle multi-tasking. Ability to excel in fast paced environment. High degree of dependability and integrity. MS Office proficiency; WMS experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications: Working knowledge of material handling equipment. Six Sigma/Lean concepts. Ability to easily interpret and use statistics in day-to-day decision-making. Basic statistical modeling. Project management concepts/principles. Root Cause Analysis, Pareto and flow charts. Evaluating processes to optimize product handling, product flow and layouts. Basic production floor layout.

What is in it for you? Training Skills development Performance coaching Medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401k domestic partners program and more. Community involvement opportunities


At Arrow, we are driving innovation and choice by offering employees a variety of benefits designed to keep you and your family physically and financially healthy.

Our comprehensive, competitive benefits program is an important part of your total compensation package. We offer a variety of plans and coverage including health and welfare, retirement, paid time off, and voluntary benefits as well as resources to help you make cost-effective decisions for you and your family. Everyone counts at Arrow, and our benefits enable you to achieve and maintain better health and plan for your future as we work together toward smarter solutions in tomorrow’s technology.

Arrow offers competitive time off for you, which includes accrued vacation time, personal and floating holidays, in addition to other observed holidays. These are granted based on the date you join the company in any given year.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Arrow Electronics, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please refer to our Hiring Process & Accommodations Request Instructions on our Career Site to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. .



Time Type:

Full time

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