Operations Manager

XPO Logistics   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Manufacturing


8 - 10 years

Posted 34 days ago

This job is no longer available.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • 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
  • Hire, train, develop and appraise staff effectively
  • Make recommendations to the Facility Manager on programs to improve operations
  • Manage equipment and coordinate all maintenance needs with the maintenance team
  • 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’s 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
  • Six Sigma knowledge and experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, warehouse management systems (WMS) and database systems

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in an AS9100 or ISO environment
  • Ability 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.