Kforce Shipping Dock Supervisor in Lockport, New York

A Kforce client is looking for a Shipping Dock Supervisor for a long-term, renewable contract position in Lockport, NY. This is a rotating shift Monday-Friday: Day shift 6:30am to 3:00pm; Afternoon shift 3:30pm to midnight.Responsibilities:

  • Maintains and improves safety and workplace organization standards

  • Responsible for receiving & shipping material, operating supermarkets, and delivering material to production

  • Managing PRM (process risk management) for all receiving and shipping process and procedures

  • Supervising and coaching hourly employees

  • Controls budgetary costs

  • Maintains accurate and timely flow of material

  • Implement, maintain and adhere to process and procedures

  • Maintains a positive relationship with the UAW and supervises within the guidelines of the Local and National Agreements

  • The UAW workers this candidate will oversee will operate fork trucks, loading and unloading trucks

  • This individual will oversee a small team of UAW employees

  • This candidate will be responsible for managing the incoming and outgoing of materials

  • High School diploma or GED/equivalent is the minimum education requirement (with a strong experience background)

  • Prefers a candidate with a Bachelor's degree

  • 3 years of warehouse supervisory/leadership experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and written

  • Demonstrated leadership and coaching ability

  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others

  • Strong background in material management process control

  • High level of analytical ability

  • Good problem-solving skills

  • Knowledge and experience with lean manufacturing principles

  • Production control, manufacturing, and supervisory experience

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Warehousing experience

  • Self-starter, willing to tackle problems head-on

  • Able to work with little direction


  • Knowledge of quality control systems

  • SAP knowledge

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:20.00Maximum Compensation:22.00