Shipping Manager

  • 2024-02-14
  • Shipping Manager

     We are looking for a Shipping Manager on behalf of our client, a prominent player in the construction sector, delivering exceptional service for 40 years in the Canadian marketplace.

    The Shipping Manager will oversee the daily operations of all shipping and pick-up tasks, with a primary focus on ensuring the successful and timely execution of these processes. Responsibilities include actively contributing to the planning, implementation, and overall distribution of the shipping process.

    This position is based out of their distribution center in Vaughan and hours for this role are 5AM-2PM Monday to Friday.

    Responsibilities

    • Manage day-to-day shipping operations
    • Oversee and ensure accurate completion of daily shipments
    • Handle both inbound and outbound shipments
    • Develop and implement loading schedules for the fleet
    • Verify inventory levels align with shipments
    • Ensure proper packaging, labeling, and shipment according to company standards
    • Address shipping issues and liaise with team members
    • Manage customer inquiries, returns, and pickups professionally
    • Provide backup support for receiving departments and manage vendor pickups and returns

    Requirements

    • Over 5 years of managerial/supervisory experience
    • Expertise in flatbed shipping is a must
    • Demonstrated skill in leading, training, and developing teams
    • Thrives in a fast-paced work environment
    • Proficient in ERP or similar systems
    • Exceptional communication abilities
    • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft applications
    • Demonstrates strong organizational, time management, leadership, and problem-solving skills
    • Forklift driver with a valid license is considered a plus, not mandatory

    If you're passionate about delivering exceptional service and have the skills to streamline shipping operations, apply now!