2nd Shift Supervisor I, Distribution

Who is Oatey?

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries.  Our purpose is to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

The Oatey family of companies are Oatey, Cherne, Keeney, Quick Drain, Hercules, Dearborn, GF Thompson, William H. Harvey, Masters, Contact, and Belanger.  

Our brands are synonymous with quality, integrity, and trust in the plumbing industry.

Join the Oatey team!

We’re big enough to matter & small enough that…

YOU matter!

What we’re looking for…

Accountable for supervising the Distribution Center, managing the ongoing operation and logistical process of the supply chain to maximize productivity, assure customer satisfaction and maintain quality standards and safety.

2nd shift schedule is as follows: Monday - Thursday/3:00 pm - 11:30 pm and Friday/10:00 am - 6:30 pm.

Expectations & Accountabilities …

  • Manage and oversee all operations of the Distribution Center, monitoring the quality, cost and efficiency of the movement and storage of inventory

  • Manage inventory levels (safety stock) to coincide with forecast

  • Supervise shipping and receiving

  • Oversee maintenance of facility and equipment, for example, forklifts. Assure optimum physical layout and full utilization of staff. Continuously evaluate inbound demand, distribution workload and schedule

  • Direct and manage staff; select, hire, train, coach and counsel; assure performance and morale

  • Apply and implement Lean manufacturing principles to projects/processes and motivate employees to maximize efficiency

  • Control inventory via warehouse management system

  • Assure compliance with related federal, state, and local regulations; assure the implementation of internal company safety policies and procedures

  • Provide customer service to all customers (internal and external). Assure effective and timely communications to fulfill customer delivery requirements. Keep current on retail customer requirements, for example, routing guides, pallet specs, etc

  • Coordinate internal stock transfers with other facilities

  • Review transportation/parcel movement performance and assist in resolution of service issues and/or carrier selection

  • Continuously analyze and improve business operations. Identify and implement best practices

  • Other duties as assigned. 5%

What you’ll need to be successful…

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience supervising a team

  • PC Computer Proficiency: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc

  • Leadership and team-building skills to effectively motivate and supervise staff. Demonstrated ability to relate to all types of people; demonstrated trust and integrity

  • Written and oral communication skills with English fluency in both; presentation skills

  • Demonstrated team and individual leadership skills: decision making, analytical, negotiation, and detail orientation.

Qualifications that will set you apart….

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business, Logistics, or equivalent work experience

  • SAP ERP or WMS experience

Oatey Total Rewards

  • Unlimited time off for salaried Associates

  • Competitive pay based on experience and merit with added pay for working 2nd or 3rd shift 

  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)

  • Health Insurance for our associates averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)

  • Generous benefits including up to $2,700 company contribution to Health Savings Account

  • 401(k) with a 5% company match

  • Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement

  • Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and mental health therapy options

  • Recognized for our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Why Oatey?

  • At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

  • We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.

  • We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion - acknowledging, valuing, and leveraging the unique experiences and perspectives of our associates.

  • Our vision is to continue to grow as a market leader, to enrich the lives of our Associates, and, to foster an inclusive environment in every regard.

  • Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.

  • Oatey has a total rewards philosophy which encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.


Keeney - GA
1911 Satellite Blvd, Suite #100
Buford, GA 30518-5091

At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!