Distribution / Operations Manager

consumer products mfr  •  Covina, CA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous

$100K - 130K ($90K - $120K base + 10K, benefits, 401k)
Posted on 11/26/17 by Gary Daugenti
consumer products mfr
Covina, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
$100K - 130K
($90K - $120K base + 10K, benefits, 401k)
Posted on 11/26/17 Gary Daugenti

Provide leadership for the day-to-day operations of the Distribution Center including receiving, inventory storage, order filling, and shipping dock operations.

· Maintain a safe workplace. Continuously improve safety awareness throughout the Distribution center.

· Use a LeanDistribution and continuous improvement methodology to make improvements to Distribution center and supply chain operations.

· Work with Distribution management team to plan and execute staffing requirements in order to meet daily commitments.

· Work with Distribution Services to plan and execute long-term strategies.

· Work with the Distribution management team to meet and exceed corporate strategic initiatives for improving productivity, service and quality to internal and external customers.

· Maintain Distribution center facility and material handling equipment.

· Maintain high levels of inventory accuracy. Support the inventory cycle counting program.

· Support Transportation and other cost reduction strategies.

· Justify and implement new equipment and processes to improve quality and efficiency.

· Achieve safety, quality, delivery, and financial expectations.


· Bachelor’s degree.

· 5+ or more years of experience managing in a customer oriented environment. Ideal candidate will come from a large big box retailer (Amazon, Home Depot, Target, etc)

· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

· Excellent problem-solving skills.

· Proven ability to recognize opportunities for improvement and to implement change.


· MBA degree.

· Management experience in a physical distribution or manufacturing environment.

· Experience with Supply Chain Management Systems (PeopleSoft) and Warehouse Management Systems (PkMS).

· Experience with radio frequency and automatic identification uses in material handling.

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