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Distribution/Warehouse Manager (Direct Hire) in West Sacramento, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

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Job Number: 2127299

Distribution/Warehouse Manager
West Sacramento
Salary DOE

Responsible for overseeing warehouse activities related to receipt, storage, inventory control, ordering processing and packaging of products.

* Oversee the development, documentation and training on warehouse standard operating procedures and best practices for maintaining multiple hubs/cross docks/warehouse sites
* Maintains receiving, storage, inventory control, order processing, packaging, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program and policies and procedures
* Manage order fulfilment with a focus on maximizing shipments, reducing the number of order holds, handling escalations, and driving order prioritization
* Complies with federal, state, and local warehousing, product quality, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions
* Prepares paperwork for regulatory bodies
* Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols
* Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement
* Controls inventory levels through monitoring of SKUs inventory levels and re-order points; conducting physical counts and reconciling count results with the inventory management system
* Continuously look for improvements to operations
* Working proactively with various departments to realize efficiencies and manage expectations
* Maintains warehouse staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results
* Prepare reports / presentations as needed
* Oversee OSHA training and compliance
* Participate and contribute in meetings as set out in the management operating system (MOS)
* Perform additional duties as assigned

* 5+ years of experience in delivery, distribution management or logistics
* Bachelor's degree in Operations Management or related field preferred
* Strong leadership and analytical skills
* Experience managing inventory flow and delivery logistics
* Bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus
* Experience with Six Sigma or other process improvement methodologies desired.

Distribution/Warehouse Manager
West Sacramento
Salary DOE

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