• Supervisor 3rd Shift ( 9:30pm - 6:00am)

    Job Locations US-KY-Independence
    Posted Date 4 months ago(2/12/2018 3:03 PM)
    Job Function
    CLDC – 3rd 9:30pm-6:00am
    Employment Category
    Regular Full-Time
    Requisition ID
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    Do you dare to reinvent the future of education?

    At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals.


    As a Cengage employee, you will pioneer transforming the way people learn. Collaborating with the best of the best, you will feel challenged and inspired to do breakthrough work. With the support of our united team, there is no limit to what you can imagine, create and set in motion.

    Are we right for you?

    We bring our “A” game, unique talents and point of view to the table every day.  We are curious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education. Most importantly, everything we do, we do for the learner.  


    Providing leadership and administrative functions including training, motivating, developing of the team.


    The 3rd shift Supervisor is responsible for executing the policies and procedures necessary to manage the day to day workload overseeing the entire 3rd shift team. 

    What You'll Do Here:


    • Assign work, set completion times, review work, and manage performance in accordance with organizational policies, procedures, and performance management processes.
    • Supervise employees and monitor quality processes.
    • Ensure proper staffing by department. Use good judgement and move resources to needed areas.
    • Conduct performance reviews, coach and train employees.
    • Establish an environment of teamwork, employee involvement/empowerment, fairness, and consistency.
    • Monitor and ensure that all facility equipment is working correctly and meeting production standards, report any issues to Maintenance Team. 
    • Review productivity and quality reports to ensure departments are meeting pre-established goals and take necessary steps when goals are not being met. Recommend measures to improve production methods, working conditions, and increased efficiencies.
    • Oversee safety activities to include ensuring compliance with Cengage’s safety policies.
    • Communicate with leadership from 1st and 2nd shifts as appropriate to ensure a smooth workflow.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned.
    • Verifies accuracy of all department paperwork.
    • Maintains all appropriate files.
    • Must be able to safely and repeatedly lift up to 50 lbs.
    • Must be able to stand/walk for 8-10 hour.

    Skills You Will Need Here:




    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Must be flexible with work hours.    
    • Strong leadership abilities with at least 3 years distribution/logistics in a leadership role. 
    • Good communication skills both verbally and written including the ability to communicate with all levels of management.
    • Strong coaching, interpersonal, and administrative skills.
    • Strong mathematical and analytical skills.
    • Ability to prioritize work based on delivery schedule.   

    Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Access), and other payroll/HR systems.



    • Previous experience with Logistics Pro or other RF, voice directed distribution management systems. 


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