Delivery Supervisor at Imperfect Foods
Boston, MA, US
Imperfect Foods was founded in 2015 with a mission to reduce food waste and build a better food system for everyone. We offer imperfect (yet delicious) produce, affordable pantry items, and quality meat and dairy. We deliver them conveniently to our customers’ doorsteps and pride ourselves on offering up to a 30% discount compared to grocery store prices. Our customers can get the healthy, seasonal produce they want alongside the grocery staples they rely on, without having to compromise their budget or values. We’re proving that doing the right thing for the planet doesn’t have to cost more, and that shopping for quality ingredients can support the people and resources that it takes to grow our favorite foods.
 
We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!
 
We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!
 
About the Role:
 
The Delivery Supervisor is responsible for opening the facility on a daily basis and confirming that all of our vans are in a proper operating condition prior to the deliveries. The candidate will ensure that all routes set up properly for success, and depart on time. The Delivery Supervisor works very closely with the Delivery Manager on the day to day activities of the delivery department.
If you're passionate about fighting food waste and making a meaningful impact on the grocery industry, we'd love to talk!

Responsibilities:

    • Open facility on a daily basis and ensure all routes depart in a timely fashion
    • Act as backup for extra routes if needed for drivers to ensure all deliveries are completed daily
    • Train and audit delivery drivers of the team
    • Partner with Delivery Manager to ensure all routes are mapped out efficiently
    • Provide feedback for the delivery team on performance and assist with continued improvement
    • Maintain and document the condition of the vehicle fleet on a daily basis and coordinate in collaboration with the Delivery Manager on continued upkeep
    • Perform a daily delivery route of last-mile residential deliveries
    • Assist drivers in completing routes and closing out the facility on a daily basis

Skills and Qualifications:

    • 2+ years of delivery experience
    • 1+ years of managerial experience
    • Computer work required
    • Excel proficiency a major plus
    • Computer literate (willingness and ability to learn: Microsoft Suite, G-Suite, & Spudnik-our backend system)

About You:

    • You’re able to stay focused and work efficiently
    • You’re able to multi-task and see the big picture
    • You’re highly organized and strong attention to detail
    • You’re able to problem-solve and think on your feet (A.K.A. a mental juggler)
    • You pay excellent attention to detail and have creative problem solving skills
    • You’re passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of Position:

    • Full-time exempt position reporting to the Director of Distribution
    •  Position based in our local operation
    • Salary and employee stock options commensurate with experience
    • Competitive benefits package including health care, paid vacation, 401K, paid parental leave, and recurring credit towards your Imperfect account!

Physical Requirements:

    • Driving will be necessary as well as sedentary work
    • Exposure to all types of weather conditions
    • Standing desks and/or other ergonomic accommodation is available upon request
    • Regular work with computers, including keyboards, mouses, and screens
    • Regular use of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets
    • Ability to walk, bend, squat, climb, reach, and kneel
    • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50 pounds
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
 
U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.