Warehouse Director

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18
University Park, IL
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18

Your Role:

Responsible for warehouse operations including safety, personnel, quality, planning, and continuous improvement efforts. Oversight for Customer Volume, Internal Transfer Orders, and the Chicago Cross Dock Operation. 

  • Prepares and analyzes production plans in order to maximize usage of warehouse assets and personnel in order to achieve goals and satisfy customer expectations.
  • Participates in the establishment of safety guidelines and procedures.
  • Responsible for warehouse employee hiring, utilization, and turnover.
  • Works with key internal partners including purchasing, transportation, human resources, facility and building maintenance, engineering, systems, sales, and quality.
  • Uses WMS to evaluate production plans and make necessary changes to reach operational goals.
  • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.
  • Develops leadership team to facilitate significant growth in the operation.


We Need You To Have

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Dot Foods’ experiencerequired
  • 3+ years leading a team of leaders
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and planning skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent computer skills
  • History of success developing people to take on more responsibilities
  • Budgeting/Expense Leadership Expertise

We’d Like You To Have

  • Master’s Degree in a related field
  • 8+ Years leading a team of leaders
  • Previous strategic planning experience
  • Multi Department Budgeting/Expense Leadership experience
  • Working knowledge of distribution or warehouse processes or systems.
  • History of success developing leaders


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