Shipping and Receiving Supervisor

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: Northville, MI, US

Company: Dover Corporation

For over 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapour recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under 'DOV'. To learn more about OPW’s 125 years of providing industry-leading solutions, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.


Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of approximately 24,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at dovercorporation.com.


Belanger Inc, is part of OPW VWS, a leader in the Vehicle Wash Manufacturing industry. We have an immediate need for a Shipping and Receiving Supervisor at our Novi facility located off of 9 Mile Road between Novi and Schoolcraft. Excellent benefits package provides employees medical, dental, and vacation eligibility on their first day of hire. Benefits also include company paid life insurance, 401K matching of up to 3.5%.


Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Shipping and Receiving Supervisor leads employees in Receiving, Parts Shipping, Equipment Packaging and Shipping, and Logistics. This position is responsible for achieving, or exceeding, key metrics in Shipping and Receiving including Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory, and Productivity. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, drive process improvement, and also be willing to roll up his or her sleeves to assist the team as needed. This is a first shift position, M-F with daily OT and Saturdays as needed to meet customer demands.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Safety – Lead safety in the department by following safety rules and programs. Seek and eliminate any safety risks. Hold others accountable to safety expectations.
  • Quality – Meet or exceed internal and external quality metrics. Use LEAN/CI tools to identify and eliminate root causes for any defects in the shipping process
  • Delivery – Lead shipping teams to ensure shipments meet the customer requested date.
  • Inventory – Maintain accurate inventory placement and tracking.
  • Productivity – Execute cost saving initiatives and motivate team to hit output goals. Participate in Kaizen events.
  • Team Management – Drive team engagement through excellent leadership including, but not limited to:
    • Setting clear objectives for the team through daily huddle board meetings and other communication avenues
    • Listening to understand challenges
    • Providing tools and support needed
  • Support the Supply Chain Department in cycle count process and receipt issues
  • Work with the Logistics Coordinator and other departments to resolve issues on shipment delays
  • Support OPW Vehicle Wash Solutions Compliance on shipping and receiving documentation as needed.
  • Responsible for all RMAs returned to stock, assist Receiving Lead with escalated issues
  • Follow all company rules and policies
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 2+ years in Shipping/Receiving, Warehousing, or Logistics
  • Experience in manufacturing preferred
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Experience in ERP Systems
  • Strong communication skills, delivering thoughts and ideas clearly written and verbally
  • Ability to analyze data and make recommendations
  • Ability to work overtime as needed


Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with CI/LEAN tools and concepts
  • Good understanding of ISO including the requirements of following ISO documentation and processes
  • Experience working with Microsoft Teams



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Michigan : Novi

Sub Division : VWS - North America

Job Requisition ID : 37592

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Shipping and Receiving, Manager, Warehouse, Supply, Logistics, Operations, Management, Manufacturing