TN Director of Warehouse

US-TN-Dyersburg
Job ID
2017-4726
Category (Portal Searching)
Warehouse/Operations

Overview

Location: Dyersburg, TN  Department: Warehouse Operations Reports To: General Manager

 

Your Role: Responsible for the Dyersburg, TN warehouse operations including safety, personnel, quality, planning, operational efficiencies, and continuous improvement efforts.

 

  • Prepares and analyzes production plans in order to maximize usage of warehouse assets and personnel in order to achieve goals and satisfy customer expectations.
  • Participates in the establishment of safety guidelines and procedures.
  • Responsible for warehouse employee hiring, utilization, and turnover.
  • Works with key internal partners including replenishment, transportation, human resources, facility and building maintenance, engineering, IT/JDA systems, sales, and quality.
  • Uses warehouse management system to evaluate production plans and make necessary changes to reach operational goals.
  • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.

 

Role Specifics:

  • Supervision – All managers of the warehouse management team at the Distribution Center.
  • Travel – Approx. 10 - 15 nights per year to company meetings and planning events. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train

Qualifications

We Need You To Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Dot Foods’ experience.
  • 4-5 years of managerial experience in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and planning skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office programs.

We’d Like You To Have:

  • Previous experience in people development and leadership.
  • Budgeting/expense management experience.
  • Working knowledge of distribution or warehouse processes or systems.

What Can Dot Offer You?

As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

 

  • A friendly working environment
  • Highly competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Significant advancement opportunities

 

 

 

Safety: This position assume responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.

 

EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.

 

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