SSI is seeking a Shipping Manager to manage daily shipping and distribution operations, accurately and safely while ensuring shipments are delivered in a timely manner.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • The direct supervision and performance coaching of Shipping department’s hourly work force with emphasis on safety, quality and positive employee relations;
  • Collaborating with Warehouse, Purchasing and other managers to optimize processes;
  • Directing the flow of packages from preparation to shipment;
  • Inspecting labels, barcodes and other features of completed orders;
  • Order supplies as needed;
  • Resolving issues regarding shipped orders;
  • Suggest solutions for process optimization;
  • Responsible for all shipments being loaded accurately on the correct truck load;
  • Filling paperwork out completely and accurately;
  • Responsible for good housekeeping practices and ensuring the facility sanitation goals are met;
  • Resolving employee issues such as work instructions, job performance, etc.;
  • Coaching and assisting employees with interpersonal disputes.

Required Qualifications:


  • Must be results oriented with attention to detail.
  • Good leadership skills with proven problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with employees, all levels of management, drivers, and customers.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Schedule flexibility and weekend availability needed.
  • Must promote and maintain a positive and respectful work environment.
  • Be able to accept feedback and constructive criticism.


  • High School Diploma and 4-6 years’ experience as Shipping Manager or similar role required.
  • Experience with ERP or SAP database.
  • Experience with forklift use.

Salary DOE, great benefit package includes but not limited to; health, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, Flexible Spending, life insurance and paid time off. To apply, submit application online, apply in person at 41155 St. Hwy 10, fax your resume to (607) 746-3107 or mail to Human Resources, P.O. Box 231, Delhi, NY 13753. Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.