Warehouse Manager-Medical Devices-Lodi, CA
We have partnered with a Medical Device company in the Lodi, CA area to provide them with a Warehouse Manager.
Responsibilities of the Warehouse Manager:
Provides daily direction and leadership to the Warehouse department supervisors and material handlers.
Delegating and assigning tasks and targets and evaluating the working of the staff.
Conducts regular one on one, create performance objectives and development plans.
Organizes and conducts all required training activities for the Warehouse department.
Accountable for the safe operation of all equipment, including forklifts, hand tools, and other equipment in the operation.
Be able to perform all activities of personnel supervised.
Makes recommendations for manpower needs including involvement in recruitment and selection process within the Warehouse department.
Accountable for staffing, training, motivation and leadership within the Warehouse department.
Ensures that orders transacted are verified against pertinent documentation.
Establishes and maintains procedures for determining and meeting company and customer delivery commitments by handling materials, providing labor, and effective use of time.
Recommends and assists in implementing operating procedures and promotes continual improvement within the Warehouse operations.
Define KPIs where necessary (ideally through internal or external benchmarking), analyze process performance and suggest process improvement or user training.
On Time Delivery: Responsible for researching missed or late shipments/staging for production lines.
Shipping/Staging Errors: Responsible for researching and identifying root cause.
Inventory control: Research/reconcile end of day cycle count variances.
Install and Facilitate Visual & Daily Management at Gemba
Facilitate and lead PSP Teams in everyday Problem Solving (e.g., Gemba DIVE Teams and support development of Monthly KPI PSPs).
Follows Warehouse methods for material using the proper SOP and takes ownership of process documentation creation, changes and periodic review.
Resolves emergent issues for expedited deliveries to the customer.
Accountable for ensuring the Warehouse operation is audit ready 24x7. Readily takes action to implement effective countermeasures and monitor sustainment of audit findings.
Accountable for ensuring the Warehouse operation is 5S ready 24x7 and promotes 5S activities to sustain warehouse organization and safety.
Warehouse Manager will immediately document and report to the management team any situation, incident or problems that directly relate to the efficient, complete, and timely dispatch of all assigned work.
Requirements of the Warehouse Manager:
High Education or Experience (in years):
High school degree with 8+ years of experience OR
Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of experience OR
Master’s degree with 3+ years of experience
Knowledge and skills:
Experience using SAP.
Understanding of production scheduling and forecasting principals.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Experience with SOPs, GMP, ISO, JIT, MRP.
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word.
Ability to work in an office environment.
Preferred Requirements (optional):
Reagent manufacturing experience.
Related experience in a diagnostic, medical device, or pharmaceutical environment.
Benefits of the Warehouse Manager:
Valid through: 12/10/2021