Shipping/Receiving Supervisor, Manufacturing



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9C9110141121
  • Posted: January 31, 2019
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, one of the leading manufacturers of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl, and aluminum windows, to recruit for a Shipping/Receiving Supervisor. This is a management level position located in a Toronto Manufacturing Facility (Vaughan). 

The successful individual in this position is responsible for managing groups of employees in a Shipping and Receiving departments, working with other Production Group Managers, maintaining goals and KPI’s, implementing manufacturing processes related to Shipping, Delivery and Receiving, along with continuous improvement initiatives; ensuring safety requirements are met and maintained as well as overseeing departmental goals.

The ideal candidate should possess some knowledge of the window and door industry or have some related manufacturing and shipping/receiving management experience, be a team player, be able to work independently when required and have the desire to improve their individual skill sets. The ability to work with people, coach, teach and mentor are key attributes for candidates to be successful in this role.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Some related post-secondary education and or previous management experience in a manufacturing/warehouse/logistics setting.
  • Hands-on Shipping, Delivery and Receiving experience as well as practical and theoretical experience and knowledge of lean manufacturing process principles.
  • Management in a Shipping and/or Warehouse Department with in-house or 3rd party delivery drivers and fleet management.
  • Proven people management/leadership skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational skills along with a sense of urgency and personal accountability.
  • Mechanical aptitude, as well as basic computer knowledge (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook), would be required.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Gezamin Manuel, Aplin Engineering & Technical  We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Gezamin Manuel

Engineering & Technical

Greater Toronto Area


  • 905.247.5119

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