Operations Supervisor (Republic Services) – Fairfield, CA

$70 - $80 yearly
  • Republic Services
  • Fairfield, CA, USA
  • Apr 18, 2019
Full time Management Strategy-Planning Transportation Warehouse Logistics Project Managment Maintenance Supervisor Operations

Job Description

Job Description:

Operations supervisors oversee all activity of a specific department or area in a company. They observe and analyze overall efficacy of the department and ensure things are moving smoothly. They also report their findings to upper management as needed. Operations supervisors report directly to the director of the department they supervise. They work full-time hours and may need to work overtime as needed to ensure their department hits previously-set goals.

Job Duties:

  • Supervise Employees

Operations supervisors are responsible for leading and supervising a group of employees. The number of employees depends on the department, but operations supervisors should be able to adjust their supervision style based on how many employees they have in their department.

  • Evaluate Employee Performance

After supervising employees, operations supervisors are responsible for evaluating their performance and delivering feedback, positive or critical, depending on the employee and the situation.

  • Report on Department Metrics

Operations supervisors report on department metrics to department directors and other upper management. They also develop strategies and methods to increase metrics and performance.

  • Perform Department Administration

When they aren’t managing employees or reporting on department performance, operations supervisors are handling other administrative tasks. These can include planning the department budget, overseeing inventory, or even motivating employees.

  • Provide Advanced Customer Support

Operations supervisors are responsible for elevated customer support for the customers who have requested to speak to managers or someone with more authority. They find solutions for the customers who feel like they have no other options.

Operations Supervisor Skills and Qualifications:

Operations supervisors are able to see the big picture and can formulate overarching strategies to improve departmental performance. This includes helping individual employees succeed at their own professional goals. Successful operations supervisors also demonstrate their ability with these skills and qualifications:

  • Team Leadership Experience (3+ years of experience)
  • Administrative Management (3+ years of experience)
  • Project Management (3+ years of experience)
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills
  • Problem-Solving Skills
  • Position requires military background (Enlisted, E-7 or above. Officer, O-1 to O-3)
  • Bachelor’s Degree required.


This position is offering a $70,000-$80,000 annual salary; exact salary dependent on experience.

Anthony Altemoos


See Job Description