General Manager

XPO Logistics   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Manufacturing

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 168 days ago

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Lead our warehouse team to even greater success.

You know how to bring out the best in managers and supervisors, and you have the vision and confidence to get the job done. As the General Manager II at XPO Logistics, you’ll be responsible for overseeing the efficient operations of the warehouse, including order fulfillment, shipping/receiving and inventory control activities. As a part of the XPO team, the fastest-growing company in the Fortune 500, you’ll have a starring role in helping us continue to provide daily business solutions to our global customers.

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:

  • Maintain high standards for operational activities, ensuring that the quality management system procedures are implemented throughout the warehouse
  • Efficiently develop and manage organizational resources, policies and procedures for increased depth and breadth of capabilities
  • Ensure compliance with contractual metrics
  • Hire, train, develop and appraise staff effectively and consult with the Human Resources team as appropriate
  • Focus on safety, quality and productivity requirements in accordance with company needs and customer requirements
  • Take an active role in workload planning and volume forecasting for the site
  • Optimize all resources to meet or exceed production, quality, efficiency and customer satisfaction metrics
  • Maintain a safe work environment by adhering to and enforcing safe work practices
  • Lead by example, demonstrating a positive attitude and encouraging teamwork
  • Communicate well with leadership, team members and other departments

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10 years of progressive experience in supply chain management in a supply chain/distribution environment, with 7 years of management experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, warehouse management systems (WMS), databases and time-keeping systems
  • Experience managing warehouse equipment, including its proper usage and the ability to identify associated safety concerns
  • Bilingual English/Spanish

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in an ISO environment
  • Availability to work extended hours, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends
  • Demonstrated planning, project management, problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams to achieve positive results
  • Experience in a leadership role with oversight of multiple managers and supervisors

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

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.