• Warehouse Supervisor

    Location US-IL-Hodgkins
    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/08/2018 1:33 PM)
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  • Overview





    GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 years and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life!


    Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.


    Our Warehouse Supervisor will help supervise all aspects of pre-show and post-show operations that pertain to material planning and control (Usage), material loading and unloading, Load Lists, equipment delivery plans and transfers between the GES Network. Our Exhibitor Hanging Sign line of business and Show Organizer signage will be a top priority in this role. To direct and supervise the Warehouse Usage crews and Drivers in support of the show site OM’s. To provide superior and hassle free services to our clients in the most efficient and economical manner possible.


    • Maintain planning processes and tools such as ScOPE, the Load List, and Show Site shipments with the assistance of the Warehouse Manager
    • Develop and schedule Warehouse staffing levels & assist with show site Labor calls
    • Create and execute Exhibitor Hanging Sign plans with the showsite Operations team
    • Create and execute Exhibitor Hanging Sign plans with individual Exhibitors and Show Organizers
    • Expedite and document the Return to Warehouse materials sent to Show Site and report all exceptions, shortages and damages
    • Expedite and document the Furniture & Decorating Equipment Transfers between GES cities in an accurate and timely manner
    • Assist in counting & maintaining Annual and Fixed Asset Inventory items
    • Conduct Warehouse Operations in accordance with current Collective Bargaining Agreements
    • GES procedures and policies—especially safety and Always Honest
    • Other Duties as assigned by the Director of Warehouse Operations
    • Supervise all Warehouse processes. This will include the Load List, equipment delivery plans, and loading plans (for both move in and move out) for all shows. Work with the Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Department leaders, Operations Department, Account Managers.


    • High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
    • College Degree preferred
    • Five(5) to Seven(7) years in an operational environment, experience inclusive of management/supervisory functions
    • Prior supervisory experience within a unionized environment preferred
    • Experience with Electrical parts and function preferred
    • Strong organizational and communication skills
    • Prefer LEAN Six Sigma project experience or other form of continuous improvement experience for operational processes

    Work Environment


    Our team members are our family, so we help our team members care for their families. The rewards of joining GES are extensive. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees. Here are some of the highlights:

    • Competitive salaries
    • 401K with company match
    • Healthcare/vision/dental insurance
    • Wellness benefits
    • Career development program
    • Tuition reimbursement program
    • Employee assistance program
    • Vacation time
    • Community involvement opportunities
    • Team activities

    And much more……

    EEO Information

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including vets and disability.


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