Operations Manager - WMS Implementation

XPO Logistics   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Manufacturing

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 39 days ago

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1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm

Logistics done differently.

XPO Logistics, a global leader in logistics, is looking for a highly skilled professional who can guide 2-5 supervisors to get the best out of their team. As the Operations Manager of WMS Implementation, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of. When you join us, you’ll discover that it’s more than a better job. It’s a better life.

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:

  • Define business requirements for the software, develop and conduct training, and resolve discrepancies to achieve company and customer objectives successfully
  • Coordinate the collection, documentation, and communication of business requirements and best practices to the IT team
  • Define business requirements for the software, develop and conduct training, and resolve discrepancies to achieve company and customer objectives successfully
  • Conduct training for software implementation for maintenance, startups, and upgrades
  • Make recommendations to the Facility Manager on programs to improve operations
  • Work with IT to develop testing scenarios, conduct system tests, identify discrepancies, properly troubleshoot solutions, and provide resolutions as needed
  • Communicate with customers, vendors and operations to ensure customer commitments are met
  • Establish procedures for maintaining overall company quality objectives
  • Provide guidance to supervisors with respect to personnel, quality and safety
  • Ensure all records/reports are completed on time and maintained appropriately
  • Adhere to and enforce all safe work practices, ensuring the warehouse is compliant with OSHA and other appropriate standards
  • Demonstrate an understanding of XPO Supply Chain quality policy

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • 10 years of broad technical supply chain experience including 5 years in operations within the distribution logistics field
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, warehouse management and database systems

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in RedPrairie WMSrequired
  • Six Sigma knowlege and experience
  • Able to communicate with all levels of an organization from hourly associates to senior management and customer contacts
  • Proven ability to multitask, set and manage priorities based on customer requirements