Office Supervisor

  • Location
    Newark, New Jersey
  • Job type
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Administration

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Office Supervisor rolein East Orange, NJ! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

The Material and Logistics operations in the Orange Gas District include the Parts Distribution Center and Orange Storeroom facilities. The Parts Distribution Center (PDC) is a key warehouse operation supporting the statewide material requirements of Gas Delivery’s Appliance Service technicians. This support encompasses the replenishment of all appliance repair parts and the ongoing maintenance of truck inventories for 800 Appliance Service technicians. Each technician is configured as an individual storeroom in SAP which requires ongoing maintenance of inventory balances and replenishment strategies. Roughly 90% of the service technicians are home-base reports, requiring the direct delivery of materials to their primary residences. Since its inception in 1996, the PDC has met the demanding growth of Gas Delivery both in numbers of HBR service technicians and an aggressive expansion in types of appliance repair offerings and associated materials. In recent years, Gas Delivery has requested expanded service requirements to include direct parts deliveries to customer homes and expanded truck inventory requirements to support improvements in their first visit repair rates. The Orange Storeroom is responsible for the daily material and logistics requirements of the Orange Gas District.

The Office Supervisor in Orange is responsible for the day to day operations of the PDC warehouse and storeroom operations for the Orange Gas District. The District storeroom operations include all Gas Distribution and Appliance Service department materials, tools, safety PPE, and equipment and all associated processes and procedures. The supervisor is responsible for the hiring, oversight, and development of 5 permanent Materials Management bargaining unit associates and 3 seasonal temporary associates. The position is also responsible for adherence to all safety and Sarbanes-Oxley controls for the Materials and Logistics operations for this facility.


Responsible for maintaining material balances and cost plan objectives within the company guidelines including overtime, average inventory and material availability levels
Communicate with AS operating departments to resolve truck inventory replenishment issues and truck stock adjustments
Oversee workforce consisting of 5 Bargaining Unit employees and all attached responsibilities to meet or exceed Balanced Scorecard Measures and remain in compliance with collective bargaining agreement
Perform reviews, positive discipline and, where necessary, escalate as allowed in CBA
Interview and select candidates for the location including seasonal/temporary positions
Perform all required inspections: Safety reporting, Job Hazard assessments and Job site safety exchanges.
Manage material orders, returns, discrepancies and adjustments to all stocking locations including trucks, storeroom emergency stocks, and customer direct deliveries
Work with Gas Operations, Engineering, Construction, Procurement, Technical Support, vendors and other groups to improve processes.
Manage Orange HVAC equipment (furnaces, boilers, central AC) and associated support materials and tools
Review and approval of purchase card purchases
Monitor inbound receipts against supplier purchase orders for accuracy and timeliness in accordance with company policies
Monitor and validate field returns from internal customers for accuracy and timeliness in accordance with company policies
Work with suppliers to maintain high purchase fill rates and minimize backorders supporting Appliance Services “Fix-it Right” rate
Provide notification of discontinued and/or obsolete and substituted materials, including updating SAP Material Masters and class and code labels
Manage performance of couriers and delivery suppliers
Manage stock inventories by gauging usage and adjusting Min/Max levels for seasonality and changing demand mix, increasing purchase requisition quantities where applicable and credit card purchases when necessary
Maintain PDC, Orange storeroom and storage yard facilities in compliance with company, local and federal statutes and policies
Provide training as required by CBA and company policies
Provide support and assistance to Materials and Logistics Management Organization as required
Special projects as assigned

The Office Supervisor position requires a thorough understanding of materials management principles and warehouse operations. The successful candidate must possess the following qualifications: a minimum of 3 years’ experience managing a warehouse or DC operation –relevant experience must include a pick-and-pack or repair parts operation, preferably in a union environment. Experience managing warranty returns. Comprehensive working knowledge of SAP inventory management & SAP warehouse management, experience with managing serialized inventory, strong written and oral communications skills, ability to manage and develop a diverse workforce, computer literate with demonstrated skills in Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and applicants must possess a valid NJ driver’s license, provide a vehicle and be willing to travel to locations if necessary (in and occasionally out of state). Supply chain experience with heating & cooling materials, appliance repair materials, and/or natural gas delivery materials a plus.

Role: Contract
Title: Office Supervisor
Location: East Orange, NJ
Pay: negotiable based on experience
Start: 5/21/18
Shift: M-F 8:00am – 5:00pm
Duration: 6 months

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