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Job Location: Edgerton, Kansas - United States

Job #: 44483
Title: Operations Manager Distribution Center
Job Location: Edgerton, Kansas - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: $85,000.00 - $95,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable




Operations Manager Distribution Center

Location: Edgerton, KS Area
Wage: Commensurate+ full benefits package

Direct Hire Opportunity

A local Edgerton Distribution Center is growing and due to growth is adding a new leadership position to their DC team. The right fit candidate will oversee and manage the overall distribution operations at the DC and be a strong people leader to monitor all personnel and activities in the areas of loading and unloading materials. We need you to possess a solid background in DC operations, implementation of process improvements, and professional working experience as a people leader and coach. This position has 5 direct reports, up to 100 non direct reports, and will require occasional weekends as this is a 24/7 operation.

What you get to do:

  • Work directly to meet clearly stated internal customer requirements and look for opportunities to improve work processes
  • Establish goals and provide direction to lead the team toward the achievement of company goals. Maintain and analyze key metrics; improve departmental performance measures through use and interpretation of continuous improvement tools.
  • Formulate, recommend and/or create standard operating procedures (SOPs) and programs that guide the organization in maintaining and improving the Companys competitive position and the profitability of the operation.
  • Coordinate and manage the work of associates by directing members of the team to meet the areas goals. Audit regularly to ensure standard operating procedures are being adhered to.
  • Support the execution of operations including shipping, receiving, returns & damages, inventory control, maintenance, and other administrative activities to ensure the customer requirements and demands are met in an efficient manner.
  • Continuously develop and maintain high standards of product handling quality to ensure customer and Company quality and efficiency standards are met.
  • Direct and coordinate various programs essential to operational procedures (training, safety, housekeeping, cost reduction, quality, associate involvement, security, etc.) to supervisors and associates. Audit to ensure standards are being met.
  • Initiate and coordinate major projects such as distribution center layout changes, equipment, and space needs and utilization, capital expenses and major repairs.
  • Participate in and/or lead safety, retention and recruiting committees and initiatives.
  • Keep current on information and technology affecting functional areas to increase innovation and make appropriate recommendations to leadership as necessary.
  • Make employment decisions and/or recommendations on hiring, improvement plans, transfers, promotions, corrective actions, terminations, pay adjustments, etc.
  • Coordinate and manage the work of associates by directing members of the team to meet the areas goals. Audit regularly to ensure standard operating procedures are being adhered to.
  • Audit, maintain and ensure associate time-keeping and absentee records are accurate.


What we need from you:

  • 5+ years of management experience leading teams in a supply chain field and DC environment
  • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain management related field preferred, but experience will be considered.
  • Strong leadership, team building, and communication skills required
  • Six Sigma certification and experience is preferred
  • Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and AS400/SAP
  • Successful proven experience with cross-functional teams in a leadership role.

University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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