Distribution / Operations Manager


Covina, CA

Industry: Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous


5 - 7 years

Posted 385 days ago

  by    Gary Daugenti

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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.

$100K - 130K
$90K - $120K base, benefits, 401k bonus