Stockroom Supervisor

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Location: Fall River, MA, US, 02720

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 47249 


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Sr. Specialist Material Management/ Stockroom Supervisor 



This Role In Summary:


Whirlpool is currently seeking a qualified candidate for a Stockroom Supervisor. This position is located at our Fall River, MA site. The Sr. Specialist Material Management leads with authority for it to be controlled and managed efficiently. This role is extremely important and will ensure the stockroom runs efficiently; this requires a huge amount of organizational skills, driving the stockroom team to ensure deliveries are processed quickly. Efficient use of time and space is key to success.



Work Shift: 1st (6:45am – 3:15pm)


 Responsibilities Will Include


  • Supervises and coordinates activities of hourly workers concerned with ordering, receiving, storing, inventorying, issuing, and shipping materials, supplies, tools, equipment, and parts, in stockroomPlans layout of stockroom, warehouse, and other storage areas, considering turnover, size, weight, and related factors of items stored
  • Advises employees on care and preservation of items received, stored, and shipped, methods and use of equipment in handling, storing, maintaining, and shipping stock, and related problems.
  • Studies records and recommends remedial actions for reported non-usable, slow-moving, and excess stock.
  • Schedules work for special and periodic inventories.
  • Traces history of items to determine reasons for discrepancies between inventory and stock-control records and recommends remedial actions to resolve
  • Create & Implement best practices for stock room activities including receiving, material handling QC exchange of material and line side presentation.
  • Logistics and Customer Support (LCS) and World Class Manufacturing (WCM) improvement projects related to material management, logistics shop floor execution, and material flow.
  • Develop and grow team members
  • Works closely with production to support line side needs with a sense of urgency
  • Develops strategies to maintain control location accuracy


Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3+ years of experience in inventory management or material flow 
  • 1+ years of supervisory experience  



Preferred Skills and Requirements:


  • Associates Degree
  • Manufacturing or Logistics experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience working with SAP 
  • Knowledge of WCM methodology



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