MAPEI Group, established in 1937, is a privately owned global corporation headquartered in Milan, Italy, with 81 subsidiaries including 70 plants in 32 countries. The company specializes in manufacturing chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.
MAPEI is celebrating 80 years in business as the world leader in the manufacturing of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. Annual revenues exceed $3B, and the company employs approximately 10,000 people worldwide.
Purpose of the Position
Supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in preparing, verifying, and keeping records of incoming and/or outgoing shipments.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for achieving ultimate customer satisfaction through high quality of service and achieve Company’s financial goals through cost control of inventory, shipping and warehousing.
Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Analyze shipping notices, bills of lading, invoices, orders, and other records to determine shipping priorities, work assignments, and shipping methods required to meet shipping and receiving schedules.
Oversee incoming and outgoing shipping activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, and condition of shipments.
Determine space requirements and lays out efficient ways to arrange the shipments into containers, trailer, and trucks.
Determine routing and weight specifications for truck loads according to established schedules and weight limits respectively.
Inspect loading operations to ensure compliance with shipping specifications. Seals loaded containers, trailers and truck doors.
Inspect material handling equipment for defects and notifies maintenance personnel or contacts outside service facility for repair.
Direct movement of shipments from shipping and receiving platform to storage and work areas.
Compile records of unfilled orders.
Prepare bills of lading and responsible for the planning and dock appointments for outgoing shipments.
Verify that truck drivers have pertinent permits and legal documents required by the products to be loaded.
Maintain harmony among workers and resolves grievances.
Computer Equipment and Software Requirements
The position requires the ability to work with a personal computer in a Windows environment. Requires proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Education and Experience Required
Require Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year College or technical school plus a minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience or equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training.
Licensing or other Special Requirements
Requires a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.