distribution supervisor resume example with 7+ years of experience

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Effective at performing quality assurance reviews and inventory audits. Proficient in completing orders, working safely and collaborating with outside departments and suppliers to organize solutions to diverse issues. Adept at picking, boxing and shipping orders, as well as troubleshooting supply, equipment and inventory issues and maintaining neat and clean warehouse environments. Good communicator, multitasker and planner with a dedicated and reliable nature.

  • Verifying orders
  • Diagnosing malfunctions
  • Safety procedures
  • Quality assurance standards
  • Fulfilling orders
  • Checking paperwork
  • Coordination
  • Logical reasoning
  • Schedule development
Education and Training
Arizona State University Tempe, AZ Expected in : Conservation Biology - GPA :
Panera Bread Co - Distribution Supervisor
Wynnewood, PA, 01/2018 - 08/2021
  • Received, shipped, loaded and unloaded Petroleum, and Cryogenic goods.
  • Tagged and stored product inventory in correct areas and locations.
  • Identified inventory issues and independently developed effective resolutions.
  • Sourced, distributed and monitored usage of equipment required to achieve transportation operational goals in line with financial targets.
  • Served as point of contact for customers and staff on subjects including proper equipment use, safety and technical issues by applying customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Oversaw scheduling for day-to-day activities of 8 transportation employees.
  • Monitored daily operations and performed safety audits to check that staff followed administrative policies and regulations.
  • Used Microsoft Excel to input and manage important information such as product usage and product loss into company database.
  • Maintained workplace safety by involving employees in order to maximize engagement and team morale.
  • Eliminated process discrepancies, implementing continuous improvements for scheduling procedures across multiple client calendars.
  • Organized activities to reward employees and provide motivation and improve efficiency.
  • Established responsible curriculum by creating master schedules and becoming key player in professional development.
  • Smoothly facilitated communication between departments, management and customers to resolve issues and achieve performance targets.
  • Analyzed operational performance to identify pain points and provided actionable solutions to management.
  • Compiled, computed and verified data to resolving routing issues and streamlining efficiency.
  • Recommended process and systems improvements such as changes to save manhours and improve operations.
  • Served as liaison between certain departments to implement new improvement plans and changes.
  • Identified operational and performance issues and worked with managers to resolve concerns.
  • Coached team on company policies, procedures, and best practices to enhance operational efficiency, employee productivity and subsequently decrease labor costs.
  • Coordinated services with external companies to check whether utility installations were completed on schedule.
  • Completed various reports and analyzed each report to decide where improvements could be made.
  • Enforced company policies, answered coworkers' questions and trained new personnel.
  • Wrote reports outlining results to facilitate management decision making.
  • Completed ongoing quality checks on petroleum, and cryogenic products, closely following strict quality assurance guidelines.
Panera Bread Co - Distribution Supervisor
Wyoming, MI, 01/2016 - 12/2017
  • Adhered to company audit rules during inventory counts with 100% accuracy.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Kept team on track by assigning and supervising their activities and giving constructive feedback.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
Essendant - Distribution Associate
Mansfield, MA, 05/2014 - 12/2015
  • Made frequent adjustments to work plans to accommodate changing priorities.
  • Unloaded trucks, checked product and added warehouse tags.
  • Tagged and stored product inventory in correct areas and locations.
  • Identified inventory issues and independently developed effective resolutions.
  • Supervised pickup and delivery schedule to monitor business and maintain accuracy rate.
  • Investigated inventory discrepancies to maintain recordkeeping validity.
  • Rejected deliveries containing damaged items or shortages and corresponded with shipper to rectify issues.

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School Attended

  • Arizona State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Distribution Supervisor
  • Distribution Supervisor
  • Distribution Associate


  • Some College (No Degree)

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