Sr. Distribution Supervisor


A leader in global irrigation and advocating for The Intelligent Use of Water, Rain Bird has a dynamic opportunity for you to join our team.


As the Senior Supervisor of Distribution, you will provide leadership for the day-to-day operations of the Azusa Distribution Center including receiving, inventory storage, order filling, shipping dock operations and Distribution Services.




  • Drive and lead safety program and 5S initiatives
  • Drive and lead a Lean Distribution and continuous improvement methodology to make improvements to Distribution Center and supply chain operations
  • Experience in supervising, training and developing a seasonal temporary agency workforce
  • Work with the distribution management team in meeting Corporate strategic initiatives for improving productivity and increasing service quality to internal and external customers
  • Maintain Distribution Center facility and material handling equipment
  • Maintain high levels of inventory accuracy
  • Drive improvements to the inventory cycle counting program
  • Work with distribution management team to improve work environment
  • Support transportation cost reduction activities
  • Justify and implement new equipment and processes to improve quality and efficiency.
  • Achieve safety, quality, delivery, and shipping accuracy goals


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Logistics, Operations Management or related field.
  • 10 or more years of experience in a fast pace warehouse environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Shown ability to recognize opportunities for improvement and to implement change
  • General Manager or Senior Manager prior experience
  • P&L responsibility

Desired qualifications:

  • MBA degree
  • 10 + years of management experience in a physical distribution or manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with Supply Chain Management Systems (PeopleSoft) and Warehouse Management Systems (PkMS)
  • Experience with radio frequency and automatic identification uses in material handling.

Rain Bird is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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