Aaron Carlson Corporation Shipping Department Supervisor in Minneapolis, Minnesota

General Info

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary Range: hourly DOQ

Must be Authorized to Work in the US

Candidate must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time and lift 100 lbs

Company Info

Born of skilled Scandinavian immigrants, Aaron Carlson has a 126 year tradition of woodworking excellence. We are now 21st Century wood craftsmen blending the tradition of our predecessors with the benefits of contemporary technology. The result is a rare depth of woodworking skill and unmatched value to our customers

We are proud of that heritage and are committed to building on it.

Our 150 people focus on producing the best quality custom woodwork for commercial projects and upscale residences. No other custom woodworking company in our region has more sophisticated systems, software, and equipment because we continuously invest in the most productive technologies available to woodworkers. The result… our customers receive consistently high quality accompanied by competitive costs.

We don’t try to serve everyone. We work hard to meet or exceed the expectations of those who appreciate the value we can provide to them.

Position Summary

The Shipping Lead & Supervisor position is a working lead position that provides departmental schedule, training, direction, and improvements. This position will coordinate and perform the loading and shipping of Aaron Carlson product to jobsite using our fleet of box trucks and vans.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Create and communicate loading & shipping schedule priorities daily.

  • Provide the team training and support to complete the necessary work.

  • Complete loading that safely and effectively secures product for transportation.

  • Perform necessary receiving transaction as required.

  • Identify and implement improvements in efficiency, quality, cost, and output.

  • Demonstrate and exhibit company core values.

  • Support and complete other tasks as assigned.

    KEY Processes

  • Complete driver assignments and loading plans daily/weekly.

  • Complete all project ship ticket transactions for tracking and completions.

  • Perform or develop maintenance procedures to keep equipment operating effectively.

  • Complete regular 5S and organization to maintain an organized and clean work area.

  • Complete material handling process for staging of product shipments.

  • Complete materials transportation between multiple company sites.

  • Perform all receiving processes as required

Position Requirements & Qualifications

  • Must have current health card.

  • Class B license and air brake certification is a plus.

  • Forklift certified or experience.

  • Ability to consistently lift 75 lbs. or more.

Education & Training Requirements

  • 2 year Associates degree or equivalent work experience.

  • 5-10 Years Shipping experience.

  • Lead experience or progressively demonstrated increased responsibility.

  • 2 years shipping driver experience preferred


Dental Insurance

Retirement Benefit

Paid Holiday and Vacation