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ATS Company:  Sortimat
Requisition ID:  3943

Rolling Meadows, IL, US, 60008-3833

Date:  Apr 29, 2021

Logistics Supervisor (Outbound)

ATS Life Sciences Chicago is a fast paced, exciting and progressive company experiencing incredible growth! We are currently looking for reliable, ambitious and hardworking employees to join our team. As a company, we pride ourselves on building a culture that values employees and promotes innovation, diversity, excellence in communication and commitment to personal/professional growth. Join our team and you will find we advocate a healthy working environment and opportunities to experience the rewards of contributing to a proactive and competent team. 

The Logistics Supervisor will be responsible for compyling with company policies and procedures while performing duties; Supervises and coordinates the activities of employees in Logistics on day to day activities in Shipping, Receiving & Inventory.




  • Drive Divisional Shipping and Receiving (S&R) to 100% on time delivery (OTD).
  • Overseeing of all S&R duties to be performed daily.
  • Supervision of other S&R members to ensure duties are performed as required.
  • Point person for all incoming requests of S&R from other departments and coordination with S&R members to ensure completion of requested tasks.
  • Spare parts management including reviewing spare parts reports ensuring on-time shipments are met, picking/packing & shipping
  • Ensure international shipment standards are met and in compliance.
  • Ensure receiving for all incoming shipments, mark documents, identify items, and move to a designated area. 
  • Help maintain enterprise resource planning (ERP) database & suggest efficiency improvements.
  • Set and monitor departmental goals in keeping with company objectives.  Develop, implement, and maintain standards within the department in keeping with these goals.
  • Establish and maintain Daily Visual Management (DVM) for all personnel and on all projects to provide current status on completion of activities and performance to objectives and value drivers.
  • Establish and maintain individual metrics for all Assembly personnel to provide current status on individual performance to goals.
  • Cultivate talent through structured employee development plans, 1-on-1 employee meetings, and career pathing for all direct reports.
  • Interview and select new work center members; conduct annual reviews.
  • Resolve conflicts between employees or employees and company.
  • Health, Safety and Environment /First Responder for S&R department.
  • Adhere to International Standardization Organization (ISO) standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Completion of a recognized technical or similar program through college or university or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSHA) and its regulations.
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a manufacturing, custom equipment environment, preferably in international markets.
  • Individual must have an ability to communicate efficiently and effectively with people at all levels of the organization, both verbally and in written form.
  • Excellent knowledge of all aspects of machine operations, mechanical and electronic controls.
  • Ability to interpret schedules and assign workload.
  • Lean, Six-Sigma, Quantitative Risk Management (QRM), or other continuous improvement experience.
  • Computer knowledgeable with MS Office.
  • Basic knowledge of fabrication and assembly processes, including inspection tools.
  • Basic knowledge of material handling equipment.
  • Finally, person must be hands-on and must be able to meet deadlines for his or her responsibilities either directly or indirectly.


Join the Winning Team at ATS Automation, a great place to automate your future! Take your place among the best in the business, and grow your career with the Life Science Chicago division at ATS. We attract some of the most talented and motivated individuals from a range of fields, with our global offering and growth opportunities as we expand throughout the world.  We want you to be a part of our TEAM!!!  Watch us work here! 


Work in an environment where a passion for innovation is combined with an uncompromised commitment to quality.


Benefits ATS Life Sciences Chicago offers:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits (including health, dental vision and employee assistance program)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan Eligibility
  • 401k with employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Annual paid volunteer day off
  • Fully climate-controlled environment
  • Professional growth opportunities
  • And more!

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