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Spectrum Manufacturing Inc./A.C. Lighting Inc.

Logistics Supervisor



Company Information

Spectrum Manufacturing Inc. is an internationally recognized designer and OEM manufacturer of innovative and high quality professional lighting products.  Through exclusive agreements with leading international Distributors we have introduced a diverse range of technologies ranging from niche accessories to leading LED technologies.

From concept through to product development, Spectrum Manufacturing brings world-class products to the marketplace. Our design department is equipped with the latest R&D tools, has the capability to obtain worldwide certification and holds complementary technology licensing agreements with leading manufacturers.

In 2014 we relocated to a larger facility (43,000 square feet) in Etobicoke – more than double the capacity of our previous premises as part of our ongoing growth and expansion.  In 2018, we will be moving again due to rapid growth to a 100,000 square foot facility in Mississauga.

Spectrum Manufacturing is looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference and being part of a team that is rapidly growing and shaping the future.  We offer employees:

-Competitive Compensation

-Employee Benefits Program

-Professional Development and Growth opportunities

Spectrum is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted or alternatively you may contact Human Resources at

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Job Description

The Logistics Supervisor plans, organizes and monitors the receiving, shipping, storage and distribution of all items received either from suppliers, vendors and/or the production shop. Reporting to the General Manager, the incumbent will ensure a smooth and consistent operation so parts and supplies are located and distributed in an effective and efficient manner as needed to satisfy internal and external customer requirements.

  • Controls the loading and unloading of deliveries/incoming shipments and problem solves for any cases of missing documents, shipments and deliveries, and communicates respective information to all internal departments as required.
  • Supervises warehousing operations with respect to all people, equipment, procedures/processes to achieve Logistical management goals improving customer service levels while streamlining warehousing activities.
  • Management of any 3rd party carrier or equipment contracts related to transportation or material handling.
  • Oversees and participates in cycle-counting program to ensure accuracy of inventory levels.
  • Ensures Quality Assurance processes/policies are maintained as they relate to functional processes within the scope of receiving, inbound inspection material storage and disposition.
  • Ensures that health and safety programs are supported and enforced in a manner that safeguards the protection of staff and promotes prompt responses to health and safety concerns or incidents.
  • Fosters and maintains a continuous improvement environment through communication, teamwork and development of all employees.
  • Monitors attendance and overtime, identifies training and development opportunities, administers performance evaluations in accordance with Company human resources policy and procedures.
  • Develops and improves KPI’s by actively implementing the Company’s Continuous Improvement and Cycle Time reduction activities/objectives.
  • Duties and responsibilities may be amended from time to time in order to support efficient company operations.

Minimum Job Requirements: 

  • 7 years of experience in shipping/receiving, warehousing and inventory control in a manufacturing environment.
  • 5 years of supervisory experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of warehouse operations including understanding planning, shipping, warehouse management and inventory systems.
  • Managing daily routes/schedules of shipments and deliveries.
  • Reviewing inventory needs and keeping adequate stock.
  • Proactive and mature management style with proven success in achieving results.
  • Knowledge of internal control systems and procedures.
  • Knowledge of applicable legislation including health and safety.
  • Knowledge of supervisory practices and principles.
  • Experience gained in a continuous improvement or re-engineering setting.
  • Extensive skills in conducting investigations and gathering information.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Understanding point of entry and duty principles for border crossing (HS codes, Duty draw back).
  • Ability to work well independently or as part of a team.
  • Ability to multitask and find solutions.
  • Valid Driver’s Licence.
  • Valid Forklift Licence (Raymond Reach).

Contact Information

Spectrum Manufacturing Inc./A.C. Lighting Inc.
Human Resources
Posting Date: 24-Aug-2017Logistics - Supply Chain Management Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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