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Dock Services/Receiving Supervisor

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    1 year ago
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    Supply Chain
  • Deadline:
    January 31, 2022
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Dock Services/Receiving Supervisor


Palo Alto, CA


Option 1 Staffing is an award winning, local, recognized leader in staffing and recruiting, specializing in placing the highest caliber of Non-Clinical Healthcare, Information Technology, Supply Chain, Administrative/Office and Accounting/Finance professionals in contract and direct-hire opportunities. We work with top and emerging companies in the Technology and Healthcare industry.

OPTION 1 STAFFING is currently recruiting for a seasoned Dock Services/Receiving Supervisor. This is with one of our best clients and they are looking to hire on contract asap! Excellent opportunity to work for a top employer in the Bay Area!


This position is based in our clients Palo Alto, CA facility supporting their Receiving teams.

How you will make an impact:

The Dock Services/Receiving Supervisor will make an impact by their work in receiving department and through their role model leadership as they set the example for their subordinates. Our clients receiving dock handles an average of 1,400 small packages per day, plus between 20-45 pallets per day. The team performs cross-docking, warehouse transfers, customer deliveries and has responsibilities for the Aethon AGV program (these are the self guided robots that perform deliveries). Experience with AGVs is not required.

This role will be responsible for the direction and supervision of the Receiving team.

Ensures that receiving personnel perform the following tasks: unloading, unpacking and inspecting deliveries. Digitally photographs shipments when applicable. Documents the arrival of miscellaneous receipts and delivers to the appropriate departments. Files, organizes, and archives electronic/hard copies of receiving data as required.

Ensures that inventory is properly and safely stored. Maintains warehouse and dock area for safety, neatness, and organization. Makes daily inspections of Receiving / Quarantine areas.

Tackles additional tasks willingly and as needed.

How you will get here:


High School diploma required

Supervisory experience in S/R

College Degree a plus


  • Minmum of 5 years of Receiving/Warehouse experience
  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory or leadership skills or equivalent.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ideally this person would be able to demonstrate analytical and/or critical thinking skills as well, in order to play a support role for the Receiving team in our Procure to Pay improvement project.
  • Requires computer literacy with an understanding of Microsoft Windows applications.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications. Must have and be able to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work independently and possess problem solving ability. Must be able to direct workforce to accomplish assigned tasks.

Interviewing Now! For immediate consideration, please apply!

For immediate consideration, please apply!


Best of Staffing Award is the only award in the U.S that recognizes staffing agencies that have proven superior service quality based entirely on ratings provided by their clients and job candidates.   Award winners make up less than 2% of all staffing agencies in North America.


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