Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Houston


Posting Details

Title Information

Security Sensitive Position?YesHours of Work8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-FPosition Details

Position Information

Posting NumberTSU202237Official TSU TitleSupervisor, WarehouseGrant TitleN/AJob Description Summary / TWC SummaryUnder general supervision, plans, directs, and organizes activities related to the shipping, receiving and inventory of goods for the University community. Supervises, organizes, and coordinates the work and activities of assigned staff in accordance with University’s standards and the daily operational needs of the warehouse and property management departments.

Essential Duties SummarySupervises and schedules staff assignments related to the shipping, receiving and inventory of University goods. Supervises and/or recommends various personnel actions including, but not limited to, hiring, performance evaluation, problem resolution, compensation, and scheduling time off. Provides training and counseling to assigned staff. Ensures that staff adheres to policies and procedures. Plans, organizes, assigns, and implements daily/weekly/monthly work activities and requests to ensure prompt delivery of all goods to campus departments. Acts as a liaison with campus departments and vendors to resolve issues of over shipment of items, incorrect shipments, return of damaged goods, and other issues regarding supplies and materials that do not meet order specifications. Acts as a liaison with campus departments to coordinate the annual property tagging, inventory and reconciliation processes. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

% FTE100%

Hiring RangeCommensurate with experience.EducationHigh school diploma or general equivalency education.

Required Licensing/CertificationN/A

Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesN/A

Work ExperienceRequires more than five years, up to and including seven years of related experience. Requires broad knowledge of complex data systems, warehouse operations and procedures.

Leadership/Supervisory ResponsibilitiesSupervises a section within the department or a small department of direct reports. Includes some human resources responsibilities for direct reports. Confers with manager or director about human resources and operational issues. If no supervisory responsibilities, serves as single incumbent for critical function.

Work Complexity/Budget AuthorityTasks are multiple and diverse with some interrelationship across processes. Handles some unrelated functions. Work requires the direct application of a variety of procedures, policies and/or precedents. May monitor budget activities but no responsibility for budget and expenditure authority.

Independent Judgment/Decision Making/Problem Solving SkillsPerforms tasks and duties under general supervision, using established procedures and some innovation. Chooses from limited alternatives to resolve problems. Occasional independent judgment is required to complete work assignments. Often makes recommendations to work procedures, policies and practices. Refers unusual problems to supervisor.

Personal/Organizational ContactsRequires high degree of contact with others, including vendors, students, general public, visitors and University personnel. Purpose of contacts is to provide or obtain explanation or additional information.

Customer Service RelationshipsRequires moderate interpersonal and communication skills to ensure that customer requests or needs are met. Acknowledges and clarifies customer inquiries, requests, or complaints to ensure that needs are identified, documented and addressed.

Working/Environmental ConditionsWorking conditions involves some exposure to moderate risk of accident and require following basic safety precautions. Physical demands include moderate physical activity that includes prolonged standing and/or walking, handling moderate weight objects and/or using or carrying equipment. Work may require routine travel.

Desired start datePosition End Date (if temporary) Posting Detail Information

UA EEO StatementIt is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its programs, activities, admissions or employment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictly observed in all University employment-related activities such as advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employment training, compensation, promotion, termination, and employment benefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment and discrimination in employment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin, individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance with the provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws, including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.

Manual of Administrative Policies and Procedures

Close Date11/21/2019Open Until Filled (overrides close field) NoSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsOpen to all applicants.Posting Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

- * Do you have a high school diploma or general equivalency eduation?
- Yes
- No

- * Do you have more than five years, up to and including seven years of related experience?
- Yes
- No

- * Do you have a broad knowledge of complex data systems, warehouse operations and procedures?
- Yes
- No

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
- Resume
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application

Optional Documents
- Official Transcripts
- Other Document
- Reference Letter 1
- Reference Letter 2
- Reference Letter 3

  • customer service
  • education
  • human resources
  • promotion
  • warehouse