Warehouse Unit Supervisor (Evening Shift) in Altona at Volt

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $20.39 - $20.39/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are currently looking to hire a Warehouse Unit Supervisor Level 1 (Evening Shift) for our client located in Altona, Manitoba.  This is an approx. 2 years' contract with the possibility of extension. 

  • Title: Warehouse Unit Supervisor Level 1 for the Evening Shift
  • Client: in the Agricultural equipment industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Location: Altona, MB,  CAN, R0G8B0
  • Pay Rate: $20.39/hr (T4) + benefits available
  • Shift: 11:30am CST to 10 pm CST ; 10 hour days (Mon-Thurs) with Friday, Saturday and Sunday off.
  • Term: 10/08/2018 to 10/07/2020

Job Details:

  • Supervises unskilled production, maintenance or warehouse employees (welding, break press and Robotic welding staff on 2nd shift.
  • Less specialized knowledge, small in scope, more routine.
  • Supervises simple, standardized, single function.
  • Very small number of direct reports. (Example is very small warehouse operation).


  • Supervises the execution of departmental plans to achieve objectives in safety, quality, schedule, efficiency and continuous improvement.
  • Administers employee policies, practices, procedures and work rules appropriate for the unit.
  • Monitors individual performance and takes corrective action including discipline, as needed, and responds to complaints to insure the Company and employees adheres to policies, practices, procedures and work rules.
  • Establishes employee environment regarding communications, feedback and overall guidance.
  • Ensures that assigned personnel have appropriate training, work instruction and tools to successfully do their job.
  • Works with Safety Team in meeting company standards and enforces safety regulations to prevent and eliminate injuries.
  • Resolves various systems, parts, people or process issues to correct deficiencies, reduce costs, improve processes/performance.
  • Manages and controls costs to stay within the department operating budget targets.
  • Coordinates departmental continuous improvement plans and activities.


  • We are looking for Local candidates.
  • Shift starts 11:30am to 10pm EST from Monday - Thursday with having Friday, Saturday and Sunday off.
  • Should have experience with supervising staff and some training will be provided.
  • Supervise Manufacturing Unit of: Welding, break press and Robotic welding staff on the 2nd shift.
  • Steel Toe CSA Approved Safety boots with external metguard is REQUIRED for the first day and onwards, and this can be purchased from a Work Authority outlet.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many direct hire, full-time positions.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.