Shipping & Receiving Supervisor

Location: Clarksville, TN
Company: Bridgestone Metalpha
Employment: Full-Time
Posted: Jun 01, 2021

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in a related field from four-year College or University is preferred; or four plus years related work experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Four years supervisory experience in a manufacturing experience.
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Advanced mathematical skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with confidential information.

Job Description


  • Promotes BMU’s Guiding Principles through coaching skills and personal example.
  • Coaches and coordinates the activities of the Shipping and Receiving Departments, Pack Stand and Temporary team members in transportation.
  • Administer annual performance evaluations and conducts attendance and performance counselings as necessary on direct reports.
  • Prepares budgets and midterm plans for the Shipping and Receiving departments. Controls spending for packing/ shipping supplies, customer shipment freight costs, and all temporary labor costs.
  • Investigate and explain variances between budget and actual.
  • Effectively manage the inventory of packing supplies, shipping supplies and customer returnable items.
  • Ensure inventory accuracy and adequate on-hand quantities to support production and on time shipments.
  • Establishes and maintains Standard Operating Procedures to ensure safety of our team members while performing the required work tasks.
  • Ensures shipments are scheduled, prepared, shipped on time and in the proper condition to meet our customer’s expectations. Tracks carrier performance.
  • Translates and ensures compliance with Company objectives in EHS, housekeeping, quality, and production goals.
  • Demonstrates proper communications with customers, suppliers, transportation companies, all Bridgestone departments, and Leadership.
  • Interprets data using the statistical process control methods and analysis, and establishes effective problem solving skills utilizing the concepts of TQM.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

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