UPS Warehouse Supervisor (Dartmouth) - part time in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia


Job Summary:

Hire, train, recognize, supervise and discipline staff in the courier sort operations. The Hub Supervisor is responsible for coordinating and supervising part-time supervisors and non-management employees assigned to a specific area of the operation. Responsibilities include supervision and training of all part-time supervisors, monitoring the progress of non-management employees and planning for staffing and operational needs. This position is excellent for students as UPS offers a TUITION REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM. Earn your education while working PT and attending a recognized university.

As a PT Supervisor at UPS, the candidate may be involved in:

  • Develop and maintain a stable workforce.

  • Hire, train, motivate and discipline staff as required.

  • Develop and enhance safety, quality, service and production programs.

  • Act on employee surveys and analyze specific indicators to continuously improve relationships.

  • Report and account on all aspects of the operation.

  • Maintain an effective administrative system to organize scheduling, vacations, optional days, employee records and files, seniority lists and all other required documentation.

  • Investigate and report on all injuries and/or auto accidents. Comply with all federally regulated Health and Safety and Labour Canada Guidelines.

  • Investigate and report on all service disconnects or failures.

  • Develop initiatives to reduce overall Hub cost and increase production.

  • Work with union-free administrative assistants to ensure service on all packages.

  • Developing and maintaining good working relationships with employees, management and customers

  • Conducting and participating in group meetings

  • Coordinating evaluations with management

  • Determining the optimum solution for package concerns

  • Supervising daily activities of package handlers and clerks to ensure that all assigned duties are accomplished safely and timely

  • Understanding and consistently demonstrating UPS's high ethical standards and code of conduct

Skills required:

  • Able to train in safe work methods/unload/load methods.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proactive, problem solving, decision making and leadership skills.

  • Good time management skills.

  • Able to work in a fast paced, time sensitive environment.

  • Post-secondary education (preferred) – UPS offers a tuition reimbursement program

  • Strong computer skills: Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access and Outlook).

  • Able to challenge and motivate others.

  • Able to work long hours when required.

Attributes for Success:

  • Reliable

  • Responsible

  • Accountable

  • Service and production oriented

  • Goal oriented

  • Organized

  • Good people skills

The work schedule is Monday to Friday approximately 5/hrs per day

UPS offers a competitive base salary paid monthly and a comprehensive benefits package.


  • Ability to lift 70 lbs

  • Available to work daily, Monday through Friday, 5 hrs/day

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Strong oral and written skills

  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office

  • Ability to multitask

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work in a warehouse environment


Category: Warehousing, Inside Manual

Requisition Number: 048562

Location: Dartmouth,Nova Scotia