Job Ad Schedule Friday -Sunday 7a-730p Job Description : This position assists the Operations Manager in all aspects of distribution operations for Williamson-Dickie Manufacturing Company.
ensuring the quality, accuracy, and timely shipping of customer orders. Provides leadership and manages performance across all departments four nights a week.
Promotes company values, including respect, teamwork, and a culture of continuous improvement. Actively participates in long and short term planning as a key member of the distribution senior management team.
Responsibilities : In this role, the Assistant Manager, Operations leads over 150 associates while executing required production activities by considering multiple business performance factors (ie : open orders, run rates, UPH’s, effective performances, requested ship dates, and back-log, etc.
Constantly works to maximize order accuracy, on-time delivery, and service-to-cost ratios. Assigns work load to department supervisors so the outbound shipping requirements are met in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Other job responsibilities include, but are not limited to : Responsible for the daily activity and performance of all distribution operations associates.
Provides guidance and coaching as required. Monitors performance standards and ensures associates receive quality coaching and performance feedback.
Partners with Human Resources on all associate issues. Works with groups outside distribution to resolve issues (customer service, carriers, customs, etc) Monitors, tracks and resolves order processing concerns, driving issues to problem resolution.
Assist in developing improved procedures for distribution operations. Partners with Engineering and IT staff to assess operations and to identify opportunities for improvement.
Ensures OSHA regulations are followed and provides a clean and safe work environment for all associates. Enforces company polices in a firm, fair and consistent manner.
Oversees safe-guarding of company equipment. Partners with maintenance staff to ensure the serviceability of conveyor and rolling stock equipment.
Drive decisions that will contribute to the financial success of the distribution department. To hold the highest level of professionalism and integrity in every action performed on behalf of Williamson-Dickie Mfg.
Co. To use good judgment whenever necessary to ensure all decisions are made in the best interest of Williamson-Dickie Mfg.
Co. and its associates. Responsible for communications with supervisors and other key personnel between shifts as well as within a shift.
Job Qualifications / Experience Bachelor’s Degree in Operations Management, Logistics / Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, or related field preferred.
5 to 7 years’ experience in high volume warehousing, distribution operations, and / or manufacturing environment. Demonstrated track record of career progression, consistently attaining more managerial responsibility and supervisory experience.
Demonstrated leadership competency. Possesses strong desire to provide high-quality service to end customer / consumer. Ability to develop / implement efficiency programs to improve productivity and lower costs.
Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills. Familiarity with engineered standards programs Ability to derive and utilize mathematical models.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.