Vacancy

Function

Warehouse Distribution Manager

Division

Warehouse

Location

Pendergrass, GA

Level of Experience

Less than 5 years field experience

Contract Type

Full-time

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TenCate Geosynthetics has an opening for a Warehouse Manager in Pendergrass, Georgia. 

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

  • To ensure all warehouse functions are carried out accurately, efficiently, and profitably, including Shipping, Receiving and Inventory Control. To be proactive, not reactive.
  • Meet the customer's service level expectations and manage the flow of inventory to support production and shipping needs. Minimize errors in operations, especially outbound shipping.
  • Plan and manage all aspects of organizational logistics and supply chain functions in support of production operations. Work closely with Production Manager and Planner to ensure proper inventory levels to support order fulfillment and financial objectives. Interact with personnel inside the facility in customer service, sales, inventory management, and financial operations to meet objectives.
  • Analysis of warehouse functions for continuous improvement.
  • Administer inventory on the first-in/first-out basis, maintaining accurate inventory control records.
  • Conduct regular inspection of department area and equipment to ensure safety. Arrange for proper maintenance as required.

DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Handles general inquiries and resolves shipping, receiving, inventory control and packaging issues.
  • Determines staffing requirements, conducts performance reviews, and monitors attendance to ensure functional requirements are met and attendance policy is followed. Prepare and conduct performances of associates.
  • Coordinate with Logistics groups and other departments to facilitate efficient warehouse operations.
  • Completes necessary activity reports for management and departmental metrics.
  • Manages inbound and outbound shipment activity.
  • Responsible for warehouse inventory control, accuracy, and cycle count maintenance.
  • Manages all aspects of material handling equipment including scheduling and coordinating maintenance and repair activities. Researches, presents, and implements new ideas to improve warehouse operations.
  • Responsible for maintaining budgeted guidelines for all areas of warehouse operations.
  • Establishes warehouse policies and safety procedures and ensures compliance.
  • Coordinates safety training and ensures a safe environment is maintained.
  • Fills in for Logistics Manager in their absence, including managing trucking and the Baldwin warehouse, if needed.

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum education required: High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum experience required: Minimum 3 to 5 years warehouse, inventory control and supervisory experience. Working knowledge of AS400, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Pivot Tables. Must possess strong typing skills, 10-key is a plus. Strong leadership skills, including coaching, mentoring, and effectively handling conflict. Knowledge of trucking regulations and driver hours of service regulations. Recognition of the importance of continually improving the accuracy, timeliness, and efficiency of warehouse processes. Strong motivation, and the ability to bring out the best in others. Knowledge of 6S. Strong analyzation skills. Process, follow, closure of all freight claims. Creativity is expected. Root cause analysis to issues. Good people management skills with ability to motivate others, delegate work and explain ideas. Forecasting and analytical ability. Initiative and decisiveness; problem solving skills. Must be flexible in a rapidly changing environment; team player; strong ability to meet deadlines; good
  • Description of working conditions/physical surroundings: Pendergrass Distribution Center
  • Shift work: Day
  • Description of responsibility for work of others: Responsible for daily operation of Pendergrass Distribution Center.
  • Contacts required inside or outside the Company:
    Inside Company: Accounting, Payroll, Marketing, Customer Service, and Manufacturing.
    Outside: Freight Lines, Commercial Warehouses, Freight payment, Lift trucks.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge of 6S and Lean.
  • Knowledge of RF scanners.
  • Knowledge of Transportation Management System (TMS)

For consideration, please complete the below form or send your resume to humanresources@tencategeo.com

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