warehouse supervisor resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Methodical Warehouse Supervisor accomplished in overseeing warehouse operations and delivering empowering team leadership. Advanced knowledge of shipping and receiving operations, purchasing management and workplace safety. Record of success in logistics and inventory control. Industrious Warehouse Supervisor brings expertise in stock auditing and warehouse organization. Adds value through strong knowledge of inventory and warehouse management and motivating team leadership. Excels in fast-paced environments with changing conditions and considerable time pressure. Purpose-driven Warehouse Manager with 15 years of experience supervising operations. Expert in consistently fulfilling orders on time through outstanding hiring, training and resource management. Personable communicator with strengths in providing useful and constructive employee evaluations to increase efficiency and support employee confidence.

  • Shipping and Receiving Management
  • Stock Audits
  • Material Handling Practices
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Recruitment and Hiring
  • Decision Making
  • Inspection Results Reports
  • Supply Inventory Management
  • Freight Examination
  • Performance Assessment
  • Assignment Delegation
  • Specifications Conformance
  • Resource Management
  • Safety Procedures
  • Work Order Explanation
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Staff Training
  • Materials Estimation
  • Formal Grievance Handling
  • Daily Receipts Documentation
  • Time and Wage Tracking
  • Employee Counseling
  • Laborer Oversight
  • Records Maintenance
  • Personnel Management
  • Process Review
  • Complaint Resolution
  • Quality Assurance
  • Inventory Replenishment
  • Warehouse Organization
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Certified Forklift Operator
  • Word Processing
  • Power Hoists
  • Positive Attitude
  • Emergency Response
  • Hydraulic Jacks
  • Critical Thinking
  • Clear Communication
  • Transportation Coordination
  • Material Handling and Moving
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Forklift Operation
  • Customer Relations
  • Price Quoting
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Production Coordination
  • Banding Machines
  • Information Verification
Education and Training
Laird Plastics Dallas, TX, Expected in : Warehouse Supervisor - GPA :
Hamburger University Chicago, IL, Expected in Business Management : Business Administration And Management - GPA :
U.S. Army Track Vehicle Fort Knox, KY, Expected in Track Vehicle Mechanic : Vehicle Maintenance And Repair Technologies - GPA :
  • Association for Project Management (APM)
  • Licensed forklift operator- XXX7 to present
  • Certified Warehouse Supervisor, Laird Plastics - XXX8
Graybar Electric Company, Inc. - Warehouse Supervisor
Dublin, CA, 08/XXX7 - 11/2021
  • Complied with standards and protocol requirements regarding warehouse operations, shipping and receiving and material handling.
  • Established and maintained good relations with customers, vendors and transport companies.
  • Supervised scheduling for freight and package shipments and managed return and transfer procedures.
  • Worked additional hours and shifts to meet tight deadlines during peak periods.
  • Trained staff on material handling processes to reduce shipping times.
  • Generated warehouse shipping documents, packing lists and invoices.
  • Satisfied reporting requirements with timely and accurate logging of daily activities.
  • Enforced strict safety procedures and protocols through successful management of warehouse team members.
  • Developed weekly schedules for warehouse employees.
  • Compiled, sorted and filed records of product orders, business transactions and other activities.
  • Reviewed inventory sheet against shipments received and alerted manager of discrepancies.
  • Monitored processing equipment and machinery for proper start-up, operation and shut down.
  • Evaluated procedures, making corrections and changes to reduce safety issues and meet compliance.
  • Monitored daily shipping, handling and receiving to promote smooth operations within warehouse.
Life Storage Inc. - Store Manager
Costa Mesa, CA, 06/1994 - 08/XXX7
  • Delivered excellent customer service and adhered to standard practices to maximize sales and minimize shrinkage.
  • Processed daily paperwork, balanced register drawers, produced staffing schedules and prepared deposits.
  • Managed inventory tracking and physical inventory counts to minimize loss.
  • Balanced sales, reconciled cash and made bank deposits to facilitate opening and closing duties.
  • Generated repeat business by responding to customer concerns with friendly and knowledgeable service.
  • Oversaw inventory management through cycle counts, audits and shrinkage control.
  • Resolved customer problems by investigating issues, answering questions and building rapport.
  • Strengthened work flow productivity by hiring, managing and developing top talent.
  • Exceeded team goals and resolved issues by sharing and implementing customer service initiatives.
  • Prioritized sanitation, safety and health standards in work areas to meet OSHA requirements.
  • Improved store status by implementing process improvements and identifying performance gaps for corrective action.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction and store operations through relationship building and daily problem-solving.
  • Trained and mentored associates to teach daily tasks and procedures.
  • Oversaw storewide merchandising benchmarks to maintain operational excellence.
  • Prepared weekly schedules to verify proper floor coverage within fiscal guidelines.
  • Corrected operational issues with process improvements.
  • Built customer relationships and provided superior customer service to boost sales.
  • Maintained stockroom condition to preserve product quality.
  • Coordinated social media and brand marketing to boost store's image and increase sales.
  • Developed and enforced operational improvements to reduce total losses.
U. S. Army - U. S. Army Mechanic
City, STATE, 01/1982 - 12/1990
  • Maintained rifles, machine guns, mortars and hand grenades, verifying weapon locations and supporting magazine operations.
  • Patrolled restricted areas and authorized access for permitted personnel.
  • Monitored and authorized access to restricted areas by employees and visitors to guard against theft and incursion.
  • Instructed personnel on environmental hazard reduction and PPE use, driving standardized procedures and supporting team health and performance.
  • Led infantry team of 8 members in combat operations, providing tactical guidance for individuals with varying strengths.
  • Directed supporting gunfire to suppress enemy attacks and allow troops to maneuver within action area.
  • Led detailed trainings on weapons systems for subordinates, enhancing overall team safety and cohesion.
  • Performed troubleshooting on malfunctioning equipment, identified faults and repaired, replaced or refurbished components to restore full functionality.
  • Operated test meters and soldering equipment to replace electrical components and wiring.
  • Overhauled and repaired equipment such as tractors and harvesters to maintain efficient farm operations.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • 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.
  • Led team to achieve 20 percent increase in business, earning recognition from upper management and financial reward.
  • Created highly effective new program that significantly impacted efficiency and improved operations.
  • Promoted from forklift operator to warehouse supervisor, in less than 12-months.
  • Consistently maintained high customer satisfaction ratings.

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School Attended

  • Laird Plastics
  • Hamburger University
  • U.S. Army Track Vehicle

Job Titles Held:

  • Warehouse Supervisor
  • Store Manager
  • U. S. Army Mechanic


  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Business Management
  • Track Vehicle Mechanic

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