Floor Supervisor

  • Operations
  • Chicago, United States

Floor Supervisor

Job description

Easyship is revolutionizing logistics for eCommerce. With our all-in-one cloud based shipping software, businesses of all shapes and sizes have the tools needed to scale globally. At Easyship we believe in accelerating borderless commerce. We’re proud that a diversity of small business owners, crowdfunding campaigns, and global brands trust Easyship as their gateway to the world.

“We envision a frictionless economy where creators can use one platform to ship products to anyone, anywhere. When you grow, we grow.” Tommaso Tamburnotti, Co Founder.

Easyship is building tomorrow’s logistic infrastructure, today. Our team is continuously looking to reach new heights, whether it’s learning about new technologies or improving your own skillset, Easyship is prepared to empower you to grow. We believe that when we inspire each other, we grow together.

Easyship is recruiting brilliant, curious, and driven individuals to help us scale our innovative technology worldwide. Headquartered in New York with offices in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Toronto, and Taipei – our team is global and growing. We encourage you to apply if a challenge excites you. If you enjoy the company of talented people. If you would dedicate yourself to a simple mission: to make shipping easy for everyone.

We operate with a global footprint, but we’re still tiny relative to the opportunity ahead, so there is still much to do. Join us and help put borderless commerce within reach of every entrepreneur.

Reports to: Warehouse Manager

Location: Chicago, IL - near O'Hare Airport

Job Purpose: Easyship is a shipping platform that connects sellers and marketplaces to couriers. We have strategic accounts with enterprise-level eCommerce marketplaces that utilize Easyship’s technology, operations, and courier resources to deliver orders to their customers globally. We’re looking for a candidate with warehouse management experience to help with our new eFulfillment facility.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervising warehouse staff and daily activities

  • Tracking and coordinating the receipt, storage, and timely delivery of goods and materials

  • Train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned warehouse employees; assign workloads to warehouse staff

  • Receive, unpack, pack, load, issue, store and deliver merchandise; complete packing slips for shipments as assigned

  • Prepare and maintain a variety of records and logs and prepare reports as required

  • Maintain inventory of items in the warehouse, file records as required, and supervise the assembly of inventory as required

  • Operate and demonstrate use of specialized warehouse equipment as necessary

  • Partner with Sr Program Manager and Warehouse Manager to create, meet, and exceed KPIs

  • Own and manage every aspect of the day to day operation processing volume to security and building cleanliness


Skills & Personal Qualities:

  • At least 1 year of warehouse management experience (leadership roles preferred)

  • Strong working knowledge of warehouse operations and management

  • Time management skills and the ability to delegate

  • Excellent leadership and organizational skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Data Entry Software

  • Learn from mistakes

  • Self-motivated, flexible and data driven

  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment in ambiguous situations


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field

  • Experience with automation and conveyance

  • Experience in an eCommerce retail environment

  • Experience with lean manufacturing and six sigma techniques

  • Experience using technology to drive process improvements

  • Knowledge of dangerous goods regulations


  • Competitive compensation package

  • Commuter Benefits

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Dental, Health & Vision Insurance

  • Gym & Wellness Reimbursement

  • Generous Vacation Policy

  • Duvet Day - Perfect for those cold winter days, when you don’t want to escape the warmth of your bed!

  • Mental Health Day - You deserve a day off! A chance to recharge and enjoy ‘Me Time’

  • Unlimited Coffee, Drinks & Healthy Snacks

  • As we expand, the potential to work in one of our international offices

  • Annual Summit in Hong Kong for you to collaborate with the team

You will have the opportunity to work with a global team, filled with smart, ambitious and like minded colleagues. We have built an inclusive culture which supports and enables you to grow. Come and join the Easyship team!