Day Shift Warehouse Supervisor - Fyshwick

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Supply Chain/Procurement
  • Business Group:Laminex AU
  • Location:Fyshwick
  • Job Reference:LAM/25624
  • Closing Date:08 Jul 2022


Our Australian Made Story

We’ve been a part of the iconic Australian design landscape for over 85 years. Only a few short years after Australian’s fell in love with Vegemite, families were spreading their toast in kitchens and on tables made by us. We’ve come a long way.
Today, you’ll see Laminex on surfaces everywhere you look - be it in hospitals, shopping centres, restaurants, or your home. We manufacture and procure a broad range of products for commercial and residential use such as laminate, engineered stone and panel products so that all Australians can live in beautiful, practical spaces.

Where your story begins 

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Distribution Hub Manager to bring leadership and continuous improvement to our established team in Fyshwick, ACT.

As an integral part of our Supply Chain management team, you will be accountable for the Distribution Hub, servicing the ACT and surrounds from order entry to delivery to the customer. You will ensure the prescribed service offer is maintained and service levels, including all relevant KPI’s for the business, are met within budgeted financial guidelines and OH&S compliance.

Your primary responsibilities will include:
  • Uphold the strong Laminex safety & wellbeing values and operate under belief “all injuries are preventable”
  • Responsible for ensuring effective resource planning is maintained for the day-to-day Distribution Centre operations
  • Monitor and communicate KPI’s for each functional area of responsibility and implement relative corrective actions to increase efficiency and improve the customer experience. 
  • Direct and monitor team performance in meeting their targets within the supply chain
  • Liaise with other cross functional division managers, in particular Regional Sales Managers and Inventory teams.
  • Ensure Distribution Centre operations function within budget requirements
  • Actively promote and enforce company policy and ensure operational staff are aware of individual responsibilities. Eg Security, OH&S, EEO, Industrial Agreement, Discrimination and Harassment and other company policies and procedures.
  • Review and implement continuous improvements and promote the Laminex Supply Chain Excellence Program
  • Be involved in the recruitment, training, and development of team members and identify opportunities to improve employee engagement
  • Communicate effectively with team – leading daily toolbox meetings
  • Management of the site distribution fleet, warehouse operations, suppliers, and Inventory

Selection Criteria:
  • Proven experience in warehouse or DC management / supervising 
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.
  • Computer literacy – ASW, Excel, Word, Lotus Notes, Micro-soft Project
  • Knowledge of business planning systems for distribution and inventory management
  • Experience in managing stakeholder relationships and understanding their supply chain challenges
  • Ability to create and maintain professional relationships with both internal and external stakeholders 
  • Ability to work autonomously 
  • Advantageous – Experience in Continuous Improvement programs

Are you ready to start your next chapter at one of Australia’s Top-10 “Best Places to Work”?
Apply now or contact Lachlan from Laminex for a confidential discussion on 0456 918 772