Education & Experience: High School graduate or G.E.D. equivalent preferred. Additional computer training desired. The successful candidate will have management experience in transportation and material handling activities for high volume warehousing and/or freight consolidation trucking terminal operations. Experience should include operations, process development and documentation skills.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Supervisory responsibilities require excellent communication and organization skills with strong knowledge of personal computer use with skills in MSOffice. Budget creation and financial monitoring of operations, including service provider costing, cost statement analysis, and strong customer service emphasis. Must be attentive to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments. Should possess special skills in the operation of a forklift and stock picker in negotiating the lift in close quarters. Must be familiar with the company's products and warehouse methods, techniques and procedures.
Machines, Equipment, and Software: Forklift, order selector, pallet jack, tow motor, pull cart, ladder, telephone, copier, fax machine, computer, and Microsoft Office software.
Essential Physical Demands/Work Environment: This position requires individuals to constantly be on their feet except when operating machinery or performing supervisory responsibilities. They must be able to stand for long periods, sit, walk, push, pull, bend, climb and be able to move/lift up to 75 pounds regularly. They must be able to climb ladders and stairs and withstand heights of more than 15 feet. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud. Must have the flexibility to work variable schedules, including weekends.
College coursework desired. At least 5 years supervisory experience preferred. Bi-lingual English/Spanish candidate and experience in an environment using Lean/Toyota Production System techniques is a plus.