Afternoon Shift Distribution Supervisor

Listowel, ON, Canada

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About Spinrite

Spinrite is an inspiration and education-driven crafts company in the North American market. Bernat, Red Heart, Caron,  Coats & Clark and Yarnspirations are our key brands,  supporting brick and mortar and e-commerce sales channels. Our products are available at leading retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Jo-Ann Stores and Michaels. We take pride in what we do and are passionate about inspiring creativity for our consumers. Recently, we have grown significantly. In early 2019, we purchased Coats & Clark, which essentially doubled the size of our company. Moving to the future, our vision is to the world’s largest inspiration-driven company for makers all over the world.

About the Role

Reporting to the Distribution Manager we are looking to add an Afternoon Shift Supervisor to oversee all warehouse functions. Surrounded by many colors, sizes, and textures of yarn, be part of the distribution of a product that allows crafters everywhere to enrich lives by making!

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Shipping and Receiving of finished goods, replenishment and set up/take down of product in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Supervise and coordinate the activities within the warehouse.

  • Ability to motivate and lead by example.

  • Ability to train and develop employees to their full potential

  • Must be able to produce and analyze reports generated from WMS to prioritize and manage daily tasks.

  • Maintain integrity and accuracy of all inventory within the Distribution Centre to ensure efficient selection and distribution of product to our customers.

  • Correction of incoming and outgoing movements.

  • Provide assistance during physical inventory.

  • Experience with RF technology for picking product.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Knowledgeable of the Occupational Health & Safety Act and Regulations as well as Safe Operating Procedures and practices.

  • Extensive computer knowledge including advanced Excel and familiarity with EDI transactions.

  • All other duties as assigned


  • Computer literacy using Microsoft Office

  • Post-secondary education in materials management or related discipline or equivalent

  • combination of education and work experience

  • 1 to 3 years of relevant work experience in a production environment.

  • Good working knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act

  • Good communication skills, both oral and written

  • Proven ability to work with others and on teams

  • Proven problem-solving skills and good decision-making track record

  • Job task planning and organizing skills!

Spinrite is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and all applicants for employment without regard to any status protected by the Ontario Human Rights Code, US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and applicable state law. If you need assistance or accommodations during any part of the application or interview process, please contact us at 519-291-3780 and ask to be directed to HR.