Cummins Inc. Warehouse Supervisor - Scoresby in Scoresby, Australia

Warehouse Supervisor - Scoresby


  • Focus on leading, engaging and developing your team of approx. 40

  • Large manual warehouse with over 30,000 SKU’s

  • Great career development with global opportunities

Looking for a role to really make your mark? Passionate about engaging and leading people? Highly autonomous role in a large warehouse environment with the ability to make decisions that impact the business!

About Cummins Scoresby

We have grown tremendously over the past 10 years at the Scoresby Warehouse, our volumes have increased and so has the size of our team. You’ll be leading, engaging and developing a close-knit, experienced team in our flagship warehouse that supplies Cummins branches and customers Australia wide.

About the role

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, you will directly manage 4 team leaders and 4 teams covering day and afternoon shifts, Monday to Friday. With a focus on front end management and continuous improvements, this key leadership role will see you drive change, develop and promote your staff and team leaders and ensure processes, procedures, H&S and KPI’s are met.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead, engage, coach, develop and manage your direct reports of 4 team leaders (outbound and inbound) and your indirect reports of 30-40 warehouse staff

  • Coach and develop the leadership skills of your 4 team leaders

  • Identify talent and opportunities for personal and professional development across the wider team, nurturing that potential

  • Manage resources and space, predicting peaks, forecasting needs, identifying the best people for different tasks and streamlining the flow of work to increase efficiencies

  • Drive change, collaboration and process improvements

  • Lead health safety promotion and compliance, actively completing JSA’s and hazard assessments

  • Have some flexibility in your work hours outside of your standard 8:30am to 5pm in order to oversee and engage with the 2 shifts (6am-2:30 pm & 1:30pm to 10pm) as required

About you

  • Strong leadership experience managing similar sized teams (30-40 staff) in a warehousing environment

  • Ideally possess a frontline management or warehousing qualification, or extensive experience in lieu

  • Proven leadership and both frontline & directional management

  • Have an engaging and encompassing leadership style with a genuine interest in developing others

  • Strong warehousing experience and ability to understand warehousing processes

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with proven PC and MS Suite skills

  • Demonstrated problem solving and an interest in continuous improvement

  • Be a confident problem solver, able to engage others for their input and gain their buy in for change

  • A Forklift licence is advantageous

  • Have a strong focus on safety, putting that first for every task, every day

What’s in it for you?

You will get to work with some of the most innovative people in the business and develop your career with the recognised leader in diesel engine and filtration technology. We also offer;

  • A competitive salary and onsite parking

  • You'll participate in a variable compensation (bonus) program - so as we thrive, so will you!

  • Career development; informal and access to formal training, such as Six Sigma training & leadership training (Cummins learning centre)

  • Autonomy of a large warehouse environment and ability to make decisions that impact the business

  • A diverse and inclusive working environment with high working standards

  • Ability to purchase additional annual leave policy

About us

A global power leader, Cummins Inc. is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. We are the world’s largest independent producer and distributor of diesel engines and related components. Globally we employ around 48,000 people and serve customers in 190 countries.

Team culture is extremely important to us, we help forge strong connections as work to foster a collaborative culture. Thinking beyond your work is more than part of the job. It is the job. This is what we call Working Right.

How to apply

Your opportunity to set yourself for success starts right here! Submit your application today! For more information about Cummins careers in Australia visit or contact Liam on 02 9102 3652.



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 9, 2018, 10:32:12 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003TN