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Under supervision of department Manager, the Material Operations Supervisor is responsible for day to day floor supervision of a team that receives, processes and delivers goods, freight, personal packages and mail to Center locations both on and off the main campus. Additional responsibilities include performing inventories, managing files and record storage duties and asset disposition as necessary.
This position requires comprehensive knowledge of every job in the rotation, accuracy, attention to detail, good driving skills, knowledge of all hardware and software used in the department, and a consistently high level of customer service. Additionally, the Supervisor will exhibit excellent problem solving, technological and communication skills with the team, other Material departments and customers. Ensure all departmental staff adhere to Center and Departmental norms. This individual operates as a primary point of contact for the department in the manager’s absence as well as oversight of training in the Department.Knowledge of and adherence to department procedures, product handling/storage guidelines, proper chain of custody for all product and confidentiality guidelines are essential.