Barton Professional Placement Group is recruiting for a 1st Shift Receiving Supervisor for our distribution client located in Forest Park, IL. If you are a hands-on supervisor with receiving experience in a fast-paced environment this is a great opportunity to join a stable, growing company. The qualified candidate will be able to work side-by-side, leading and mentoring a team of eight full time forklift drivers as well as temporary workers used for special projects. The Receiving Supervisor ensures the smooth and efficient operations of the receiving department. They are responsible for coordinating the activities and employees engaged in receiving. Day-to-day responsibilities regarding receiving include: `` Overseeing incoming shipping activities to ensure accuracy, completeness and conditions of shipments `` Determining work procedures, preparing work schedules and expediting workflow `` Determining receiving priorities, work assignments and intake methods required to meet receiving schedules `` Arranging container drop off that optimizes time and cost `` Inspecting incoming materials and notifying appropriate staff of potential quality issues, mis-ships or other errors `` Inspecting current receiving operations to ensure compliance with internal procedures and OSHA regulations `` Directing movement of incoming shipments to appropriate staging areas `` Ensuring receiving area is organized and clean at all times and meets all compliance factors `` Ensuring that all receiving employees are in compliance with all applicable health and safety regulations in addition to internal company procedures `` Investigating and solving customer problems and issues `` Compiling and maintaining applicable records/data as required `` Working with warehouse manager on staffing needs and costs `` Training, developing and performance-monitoring activities Must Have: High energy level Previous experience with receiving in a distribution environment Forklift experience and ability to train others on forklift Computer skills-MS Excel with the ability to create spreadsheets as well as to modify existing spreadsheets. Some type of WMS system experience. Bilingual Spanish is a plus but not required.