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Distribution Supervisor

Permanent, Full-Time + Cambridge, ON

Dare Foods Limited is a private, family owned portfolio of brands established in 1892. The Dare “Made Better” promise guides everything we do and comes to life through our portfolio of consumer-loved brands including Bear Paws, Breton, REALFRUIT, Boulangerie Grissol, and Whippet (to name just a few). Our head office is in Cambridge Ontario. We have been located in the K-W area since the family’s original store opened in 1892.


Distribution Supervisor - Cambridge (Night Shift – Sunday to Thursday 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.)

The successful applicant for this opportunity is a highly motivated and results oriented individual. You will provide leadership to a team of dedicated individuals in both distribution and our co-packing operation to meet and exceed our performance and customer service commitments through effective communication, coaching and development of team members.


  • Promoting and ensuring the health and safety of the team.
  • Lead by example in supporting the organizations quality policies.
  • Determine daily labor requirements and organize resources are needed to do the work effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Co-ordinating the supply of a variety of display tools (shippers, display ready pallets, club packs).
  • Ensuring quality and productivity standards (KPI’s) are met through development and execution of standard operating procedures including product traceability.
  • Facilitate and adapt to daily priorities.
  • Provide feedback to team members to support a continuous improvement culture.
  • Support internal and external partners (Customer Service Representatives, Production Planners, Carriers etc.) of the business to ensure the operational goals are being accomplished.
  • Ensure confidentiality regarding employee business issues.
  • Actively address issues and work collaboratively to resolve conflict ensuring that documentation is completed accurately and timely.
  • Utilize WMS and Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) to communicate schedules, define processes and communicate expectations.


Process Ownership & Success Measures:

  • Time
  • Dock/space management.
  • Warehouse utilization.
  • Resource/labor management.
  • Productivity and efficiency continuous improvement.
  • Maintain inventory best in class KPI’s.



  • Put safety first.
  • Role model commitment and accountability to improve business results.
  • Respects the skills and diversity of all team members and partners.
  • Communicate and be an advocate of continuous improvement.


Your highly developed communication, organizational and problem-solving skills will be coupled with 2 - 5 years of logistics experience and a college diploma/university degree in logistics, materials management or a related field. Previous experience working with SAP and WMS systems would be considered assets.

We offer career elevating opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package.

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply in writing by October 9, 2023 quoting the appropriate position title to: hrresumes@darefoods.com (.txt, .doc or .pdf formats)

Thank you for your interest in Dare Foods Ltd. and the opportunity to review your resume, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

No follow up inquiries or agencies at this time please

Guided by our Purpose, Mission and Values Dare Foods Limited is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected, supported and proud to work here. 

Dare Foods Ltd. will provide accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.