DB Schenker, USA

Warehouse Supervisor – Columbus – USA

Job Overview

Your tasks

  • Ensure a safe working environment through consistent practice of safety programs and procedures.
  • Conduct regular 5s audits to ensure high standards are maintained and improvement areas are proactively addressed.
  • Monitor and correct at-risk behaviours.
  • Recognize and reward positive behaviours.
  • Comply with SLI safety standards and PIT equipment safe operating practices.
  • Submit complete and accurate incident reports identifying root cause and corrective actions needed in a timely fashion for all safety and quality/service related incidents.
  • Select, place, and train staff and define specific job assignments.
  • Manage performance to ensure required levels of productivity and organizational objectives are met.
  • Maintain and implement plans to maintain productivity, safety standards, quality, cost control, and employee morale.
  • Recognize and reward employee efforts that support plan.
  • Develop improvement plans during the focal review process.
  • Review each individual’s performance at least twice yearly for progress against focal plan.
  • Initiate needed disciplinary action in a timely fashion.
  • Plan, manage and control day to day operations for assigned groups or functional areas.
  • Implement and evaluate policies, procedures, and practices relating to the operation. * Verify process compliance through work audits.
  • Trend and report on volumetric data for assigned area(s) to assist in labour planning decisions.


  • This is a supervisory position.
  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills required.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred.
  • Generally prefer 2+ years of related supervisory experience.


401(k), Dental, Direct Deposit, Holidays, Medical, Vision

Our offer

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.

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DB Schenker, USA

Global Logistics Solutions & Supply Chain Management