Operations Supervisor

The Operations Supervisor oversees all activity of a specific department or area in a company. He/She oversees, observes and analyzes overall efficacy of the department and ensures things are moving smoothly. He/She also oversees and reports their findings to upper management as needed.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supports daily management of department duties
  • Carries out debriefs of all staff and ensures that paperwork is accurately and fully completed
  • Carries out duties in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs.)
  • Carries out security checks prior to the end of the shift
  • Assigns work to staff as required to support the workflow and daily metrics
  • Supports the development of a strong culture of health and safety practices and initiatives through the compliance with legislation and policy
  • Assists with the training of new associates to ensure they have the right knowledge to carry out tasks required
  • Assists the Shift Manager with tracking, trending and reporting of departmental metrics
  • Ensures vehicle and equipment defect reporting is completed to a high standard

Job Requirements/Qualifications

  • High school diploma or a bachelor’s degree in business management or administration
  • MBA is advantageous
  • Proficient in using Microsoft office or related software
  • In depth knowledge of the industry and regulations

Skills needed for this role

The Operations Supervisor must have the ability to multitask and delegate. He/She must have excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrates the ability to work well under pressure and with tight deadlines. Having the ability to perform a wide range of duties and tasks and to delegate responsibilities and provide leadership and training to key personnel are also essential for this role.

Career Level

Supervisory

Job Specializations

Administrative, Operations