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Distribution Supervisor Job

Job Number: 2018-6960

Address: 12201 Plantside Drive

Location: Louisville, KY

Date Posted: 6-12-2018



Come join the Better Ingredients, Better Pizza Team!®

We are SERVING up more than just PIZZA! We are NOT just a REGULAR ole' PIZZA company! We stand behind BETTER INGREDIENTS! BETTER PIZZA! Come join a QUALITY TEAM!

Come join a TEAM that you will always LOVE to be a part of! We are looking for a hard-working, fun, dedicated leader for a Distribution Supervisor role at our "FRESH" Dough Manufacturing Facility in Louisville, KY!

Don't you want the FREEDOM of working for a company that pays you WEEKLY so that you can enjoy a few slices of pizza on your day off! Or maybe your driven by the GREAT PERKS as PAPA JOHNS team member! Apply Today!!

We look forward to making you a proud PAPA JOHNS team member, not just another employee on the roster!

What are some PERKS?

  • Paid Time off to enjoy the GREAT things LIFE has to offer!
  • Career advancement opportunities!
  • Working with great people in a smaller environment!
  • Employee discount on pizza!
  • Affordable health insurance options - just ask for details!

Do you fit our team?

TheDistribution Shift Supervisor is responsible for assisting the Distribution Manager in the management of operations through the effective utilization of distribution team members and equipment. This position will supervise and direct team members in the Manager's absence.


  • Actively manage daily loading and receiving of product. Ensure FIFO (First In First Out) and other proscribed procedures are followed.
  • Assist Manager in controlling labor cost through effective planning, scheduling and on-the-job training. Monitor productivity standards by analyzing metrics surrounding key performance indicators. Recommend/implement ways to improve performance.
  • Monitor daily, weekly and monthly sanitation tasks to ensure the sanitation schedule is followed.
  • Supervise distribution team, hold regularly scheduled team meetings and assist with timely performance reviews to ensure efficiency and productivity of team.
  • Maintain accurate and complete departmental records.
  • Maintain an organized, efficient and sanitary warehouse and loading dock area to exceed PJFS quality standards
  • Perform duties of Distribution Manager in his/her absence.
  • Ensure compliance with PJFS Safety, Sanitation and HACCP policies & procedures, federal, state and local regulations (OSHA, FDA, DOL) and all Papa John's International, Inc., policies & procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Critical Ingredients:

  • 2 + years management experience in a fast-paced warehouse/distribution environment;
  • HS diploma required. College degree preferred;
  • Ability to effectively communicate and give direction verbally and in writing in English required;
  • Must be able to safely operate a forklift and manual/electric pallet jack;
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced, dynamic work environment;
  • Basic MS office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required;
  • WMS or similar warehouse management system experience a plus;
  • Occasional travel required;
  • Position requires 24/7 on-call availability a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.


Exciting things are happening at Papa John's corporate restaurants. Work where the best ingredient is YOU!

Great things are happening at Papa John's! If you are looking for a fulfilling career with an international company, flavored with challenging work, mixed with professional development opportunities, a competitive salary and a collaborative team environment, then look no further! Papa John's seeks people who share our philosophy for success, are looking for quality business practices and meaningful work. All these combine to produce not only the best pizza, but also the best team members!

Papa John's has over 5,000 locations in 44 countries and territories around the world. We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package. Driven to be the best. Better Ingredients. Better People. ®

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national or ethnic origin, pregnancy, veteran status, uniformed service (as defined by 10 U.S.C. § 101(a)(5)), protected disability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by statute or local law.

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