Warehouse Operations Manager - 1st Shift

Employer
XPO Logistics, Inc.
Location
Aberdeen, MD
Posted
Oct 19, 2019
Closes
Oct 22, 2019
Ref
421764039
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
1st Shift, Monday - Thursday, 6:30am - 5:00pm Logistics done differently. At XPO Logistics, our employees are our greatest asset and we're always on the lookout for inspirational leaders who know how to get the best out of their team. As the Warehouse Operations Manager, you will oversee several important areas that are critical to keeping our operations running smoothly. We'll count on your skills and years of experience to be a champion of our company values, ensuring an engaged workforce, loyal customers, efficient operations and a bright future for yourself and XPO. Pay, benefits and more. We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more. What you'll do on a typical day: Communicate with customers, vendors and operations to ensure customer commitments are met Establish procedures for maintaining overall company quality objectives Provide guidance to supervisors with respect to personnel, quality and safety Hire, train, develop and appraise staff effectively Make recommendations to the Facility Manager on programs to improve operations Manage equipment and coordinate all maintenance needs with the maintenance team Ensure all records/reports are completed on time and maintained appropriately Adhere to and enforce all safe work practices, ensuring the warehouse is compliant with OSHA and other appropriate standards Demonstrate an understanding of XPO's quality policy What you need to succeed at XPO: At a minimum, you'll need: Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work experience 5 years of managerial/supervisory experience Experience with Microsoft Office and computerized scanner equipment Availability to work a flexible schedule as needed, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends It'd be great if you also have: Bachelor's degree in Logistics or a related field Bilingual English/Spanish Experience in an AS9100 or ISO environment Lean, Six Sigma and Continuous Process Improvement knowledge and experience Experience in warehousing or Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Solid experience maintaining a safe work environment by monitoring and enforcing safety procedures across all departments Strong problem-solving techniques and statistical analysis skills This job requires the ability to: Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights Stand, sit or walk for extended periods of time Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel Tolerate hot or cold warehouse environments Be part of something big. XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.