Yard Supervisor

Sparks, NV

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Yard Supervisor

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Job Location

Sparks - Sparks, NV


About Jensen Precast

A position at Jensen Precast isn’t your ordinary job. You’ll work in an exciting and diverse environment and meet interesting people. We offer serious job opportunities to those who are looking to build a career in a stable and growing environment.

Founded in 1968, Jensen Precast has grown to be one of the largest independently owned precast concrete manufacturing companies in the United States. We design and manufacture standard and custom precast concrete products to meet small to large-scale infrastructure demands. Proudly made in the USA, Jensen Precast products are used in electric, gas and water utilities, telecommunications, highway construction, retaining walls, stormwater detention and infiltration, rainwater harvesting, onsite wastewater, sewage applications, agriculture, landscaping, and more.

Come join the Jensen Precast team and start building for your future now! To learn more about Jensen Precast, visit www.jensenprecast.com .

Why make Jensen Precast your career choice?

  • The culture - everybody matters!

  • Jensen Precast pays a competitive wage with annual pay increases.

  • We offer a comprehensive and affordable health plan including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance for you and your family.

  • Also, there's a healthy 401(k) match to boost your long-term savings.

  • Added Bonus: $1000 employee referral program.

Position Summary

Based at our manufacturing operation in Sparks, NV, the Yard Supervisor oversees the outdoor yard operations including management of physical inventory, deliveries, will-call, and the yard personnel.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Responsible for inventory and ensuring that product is easily accessible to load trucks or pull orders as requested by customers. Properly store new products produced from production in yard area (oldest out first). Responsible for yard storage layout and organizing the storing of parts.

  • Coordinates with dispatch and sales to ensure any quality problems or customer service issues are resolved. Coordinates incoming truckloads of deliveries to synchronize the timing of having personnel available to unload and store loads.

  • Coordinates with dispatch and Transportation team to ensure forklifts and Fleet are properly maintained through preventative maintenance program. Coordinates BIT paperwork, logs, etc. to appropriate managers for review.

  • Directs forklift drivers in loading, unloading and movement of materials on the premises utilizing material handling equipment and machinery; oversees receiving of yard materials and instructs yard workers in receiving and storage procedures.

  • Manage activities of employees; aids the team engaged in yard activities; manage team schedules and performance.

  • Manage employees in materials handling methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures, and company policies. Monitors comprehension and re-trains as necessary.

  • Follows all Jensen Precast safety policies and outlined company procedures.

  • Holds safety meetings to review training, department meetings to direct daily activities for completion, and directs activities during the day-to-day operations of the yard.

  • Properly operates all tools and equipment based on safety procedures and specified guidelines. Maintains organized area and properly stores tools, materials, etc.

  • Organizes the daily workflow based on production schedules; ensuring each team in the yard is well informed of the daily tasks and deadlines set forth for the day.

Position Requirements

The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of successful hands-on experience as a leader in outdoor yard or warehouse operations.

  • Required: 2+ years’ experience Supervising or Managing Inventory in either an outdoor yard or similar warehouse experience.

  • Required: 2+ years’ experience Supervising or Managing a team.

  • Required: Basic understanding of dispatch and logistics function.

  • Preferred: Experience working with an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software.

  • Preferred: Proficient with Microsoft Office (Email, Spreadsheet, Word Processor).

  • Required: Strong communications skills to include both verbal and written communication.

What our employees say

I like how open everyone is here. They are willing to hear different opinions and perspectives on things. It feels like a family. I've worked at Jensen Precast only a short time now and within a couple of weeks I felt like I was part of a strong team.

George Kehagias
Sales Manager

The type of person who can succeed at Jensen Precast is somebody who is driven and serious about their work. We appreciate those who can be a bit lighthearted but also know we're here to get a job done. We want people who enjoy their jobs and want to contribute to the company.

Jason Grove
General Manager

A lot of companies talk about a family environment. At Jensen Precast, I really do feel like it's a family atmosphere. Everyone I work with I have a good relationship with. That's something I truly adore. It's wonderful.

Marlea Quatro
Planner Scheduler

Make your career more concrete. Apply now at Jensen Precast.

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