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Logistics Operations Supervisor


Collins Mcnicholas Recruitment




Title: Logistics Operations Supervisor. Location: Limerick. Summary: My client is looking to hire an experienced Terminal Operations Supervisor to manage day to day operations of the Terminal activity. Responsibilities: Supervising port operations, ensuring efficient operations are in place across the stevedoring & port services team to ensure the best mix of in-house and outsourced services are deployed, achieving best balance between customer service and cost-to-serve. Ensuring safe operations are part of the culture and processes, taking a lead supervisory role ensuring staff and port users are always compliant with all EHS and operational policies/ procedures. Motivating, organising and encouraging teamwork within the workforce to ensure productivity targets are met or exceeded. Assisting with the training of staff, as well as monitoring staff performance and progress. Managing inbound/outbound stock at the port/yard/warehouse with focus on inventory, cost, and service. Working closely with the port services team to ensure resource is in place to manage volumes and throughput. Keeping stock control systems up to date and make sure inventories are accurate. Using space and mechanical handling equipment efficiently, making sure quality, budgetary targets and environmental objectives are met. Coordinating the allocation of resources to customers and port users, eg cranage, hoppers, berthing time. Dealing with day to day queries from stevedores and customers, Ensuring capabilities and resources are balanced to meet both variable business demands and budget parameters. Having a clear understanding of the company's policies and vision and how day-to-day activities contribute to these. Coordinating the use of automated and computerised systems where necessary. Completing and submitting EHS forms such as PTW and incident forms. Returning completed PEMAC work orders. Maintaining files and records strictly in accordance with company policy and procedures. Producing regular reports, statistics and draft procedures as required, eg damage reports, operational procedures. Supporting the Port Services Manager and contributing on potential tenders, suppliers’ agreements and contracts, making an input into future operational capacity requirements. Requirements: Supervision experience in a supply-chain environment. Supply-chain management experience. Relevant experience in report-writing and administrative tasks. Well-developed PC skills, especially in the use of Excel. Strong EHS focus and the ability to incorporate this into operational activities. The ability to manage workloads and priorities (own and team. Numerate with ability to understand and analyse data to improve operations. Strong communication skills to manage the internal and external stakeholder expectations, negotiate with suppliers/stakeholders when required. Flexible and adaptable to changes when the job demands it. All applicants require existing EU working entitlement and a current full (Minimum Category B) Irish/EU Driving Licence. For a full job description or for a confidential discussion on this role please send your CV to For more information on our Recruitment and HR Services, and to see a full list of our available jobs across Ireland, please visit our website at Follow us on LinkedIn and connect with our consultants to discuss all the latest jobs! This job originally appeared on

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387 days ago