Operations Manager - Los Angeles, Long Beach, CA area

Damco Distribution Services

By The Maritime Executive 2018-07-19 09:00:04

We offer
Our South Gate and Carson facilities are looking for Operations Managers! Working at Damco Distribution Services brings a unique blend of being part of a conglomerate with rich heritage and an exuberant, enthusiastic, fast-paced logistics company. We believe encouraging our employees to learn, take risks, and grow their career. You bring your hands on work ethic, positive attitude and strong leadership skills. We provide you with a range of unique opportunities from operations to customer service that will accelerate your development in one of the world’s leading logistics companies which is part of a Fortune 500 global organization.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages which include but are not limited to: 
-A competitive salary:
-A comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
-A 401k Retirement Plan
-Paid time off
-Tuition Reimbursement
-And More

Key responsibilities
-Work with labor providers to ensure performance and safety expectations are complied with, while managing cost
-Successfully manage the shipping, receiving and storage functions of the warehouse
-Ensure processing of all inbound and outbound cargo is timely and accurate
-Keep accurate documentation of O, S, and D (over, short, damaged) cartons
-Determine work procedures, prepare work schedules and expedite workflow
-Review and analyze production report, research errors and recommend/ implement corrective action
-Uphold financial responsibility for daily P and L
-Coordinate and communicate daily quality, cost, and service objectives to other key areas of the business unit
-Establish a safe environment and continually promote safety culture throughout the facility to ensure compliance with Federal and State Safety Regulations
-Maintain sound maintenance and repair program
-Maintains open communication with all employees and conduct department meetings consistently
-Compliance- with safety policies and procedures, and safety training, including workers compensation issues 
-Development and implementation of business operations- standards and systems for quality assurance, customer service and productivity 
-Evaluates, develops, and implements systems and procedures impacting all functional areas of the distribution center/facility operations 
-Manages staff, including monitoring employee performance, disciplinary actions, employee relations, and training issues. 
-Coordinates with Human Resources department to ensure adherence to company policies and procedures 
-Performs other related duties as assigned

We are looking for
-Strong candidates are assertive, adaptable and resilient 
-Must be a self-starter
-Strong multi-tasking and problem solving abilities 
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Analytical experience 
-Team player attitude
-4 year degree preferred but not required
-Flexibility to work nights, holidays, and weekends
-At times may be required significantly extended shift hours based on business need
-Must be able to lift up to 50lbs