Warehouse Supervisor

Toyota - Boston, MA

Who we are
Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking for diverse, talented team members who want to Dream. Do. Grow. with us.

Who we’re looking for
Toyota’s Boston Parts Distribution Center Department is looking for a passionate and highly-motivated Warehouse Supervisor.

The primary responsibility of this role is to safety carry out the duties of a warehouse operations leader and oversee various areas in receiving, logistics and the picking operations. Reporting to the Operations Manager the person in this role will support the warehouse operation’s objective to the receiving, logistics, and the pick, pack and ship operations at the Boston Parts Distribution Center.

What you’ll be doing
Coordinate and supervise day-to-day operational activities providing leadership in areas of team member relations, safety, quality and efficiency
Champion a culture of continuous improvement through consistent application of TPS, Kaizen and the Toyota Way
Leads and supports our operations through TPS which continues to be a major strategic focus. This includes: SPSR, MIFCs and FMDS.
Demonstrate leadership skills that include direct coaching/development of production team members in support of facility operational objectives
Create and deploy short and medium range plans and develop strategies to increase total operational efficiency
Provide a safe, secure, and engaging work environment that fosters team member involvement, creativity and development in a team atmosphere
Responsible for the consistent application of company policies and guidelines

What you bring

Bachelor's degree (or higher) or equivalent work experience
Supervisory/Leadership experience in an operational environment or near/end completion of Logistics Trainee Program
Effective leadership and conflict resolution skills
Understands and has been involved in SPSR, MIFCs and FMDS activities
Project management experience
Ability to facilitate change and develop other team members
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work 1st and 2nd shifts as this position now rotates to promote work life balance for all supervisors
Ability to work weekends as needed

Added bonus if you have:
Bachelor's Degree (or higher)
Experience in the application of "lean" principles in an operations environment
Experience working in a service oriented supply chain and/or operations environment
Proficiency in Microsoft Office software and Outlook

What we’ll bring
During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:
A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect
Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement
Vehicle purchase & lease programs
Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family
Flexible work options based on business needs
Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute
Paid holidays and paid time off
Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, child care, schools and more
Flexible spending accounts
Relocation assistance (if applicable)

What you should know
Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Have a question or need assistance with your application? Check out the How to Apply section of our careers page on Toyota.com!

To save time applying, Toyota does not offer sponsorship of job applicants for employment-based visas or any other work authorization for this position at this time.