Assistant Distribution Center Manager – Off Shift

Location: Lafayette, IN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/5/2018
Job ID: 02576728
Job Description
Our client is seeking an Assistant Distribution Center Manager for their Lafayette, IN distribution center. This is a 2nd shift position for a 600,000 sqft facility. Join a global organization and receive excellent compensation and benefits package.
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineeringrequired;
  • 5+ years of supervisory or management experience in a distribution center;
  • Automotive distribution center experience desired;
  • Warehouse management systems experience, RedPrairie or Manhattan desired;
  • Labor management systems and productivity initiatives;
  • Lean certifications preferred;
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist the Operations Manager in oversite of all warehouse operations including inventory, order fulfillment and the movement of goods out of the distribution center;
  • Management of the distribution center including interviewing, hiring, training, coaching and development of employees;
  • Establish and lead operational procedures for shipments, materials and inventory;
  • Consult with others to ensure the coordination of other warehouse activities including customer service, sales and maintenance;
  • Ensure safe operation of the warehouse such as sanitation, maintenance, safety, and security;
  • Lead efficient operations while partnering with Supervisors across shifts;
  • Monitor and ensure that KPIs are met in a timely and efficient manner;
  • Manage the budgetary needs of the operation.