Warehouse Shift Manager

AP Professionals
October 14, 2020
Rochester, New York
Job Type
Street Address
500 Linden Oaks


AP Professionals has partnered with a Food Manufacturer looking to add multiple Warehouse Shift Managers to their Rochester, NY facilities.  The Warehouse Shift Manager would be responsible for overseeing and coordinating the receiving of incoming materials and the shipping of finished products for the assigned shift.  The right candidate would come from a warehouse environment that assists with supporting production.


  • Supervise Forklift Operators/Material Handlers (4 – 8 employees) to ensure processes both internal and external are being followed in an accurate, efficient and safe manner
  • Staff management to include: Plan and assign schedules and duties to meet workload requirements, evaluate performance and draft performance evaluations, monitor and approve employee work time, train and develop staff, discipline staff per company policy
  • Ensure that all product entering or exiting the facility meets customer and product requirements
  • Ensure all safety and housekeeping standards are met and adhered to at all times
  • Troubleshoot/problem solve issues that arise during assigned shift and work cross functionally to correct and solve
  • Review all in-bound shipments, for accuracy
  • Update customer portals to assist in inventory management
  • Review forklift logs and address issues as appropriate, per OSHA standards
  • Coach, mentor and develop staff, including preparing and conducting employee performance appraisal
  • Maintain employee work schedules including timecard approval, work assignments, job rotation, training, vacations and paid time off
  • Report food safety & quality problems to personnel with authority to initiate action


  • High School Diploma or GED certificate and previous warehouse & supervisor experience


  • 1-3 years warehouse supervisory experience
  • Systems experience – WMS, ERP systems (i.e. Oracle, SAP)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Excellent problem-solving capability
  • Ability to multi-task in a deadline driven environment
  • Demonstrated decision making capability
  • Good basic math skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
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