Distribution Manager

Sensata Technologies Thousand Oaks , CA 91360

Posted 4 months ago

This position is that of a working supervisor. Responsible for the day to day activities in both shipping and receiving. Prioritizes work to meet demands of manufacturing and engineering shipments. Directs subordinates to achieve assignments using established guidelines, procedures, and policies. Provides immediate supervision to a unit or group of employees, assigning tasks and checking work at frequent intervals.

  • Job Responsibilities

  • Supervise daily activities of shipping and receiving dock to ensure safe and efficient shipment of orders and receipt of all deliveries

  • Prioritize work to meet demands of manufacturing and engineering shipments

  • Direct teams to achieve assignments using established guidelines, procedures, and policies

  • Provide immediate supervision to a group of 5-10 employees, assigning tasks and checking work at frequent intervals

  • Maintain a safe, organized, and clean working dock

  • Efficiently utilize all given resources and provide an operation that ships customer orders on time, meets deadlines, and routinely collaborates with customer service and manufacturing to satisfy all customer expectations

  • Ensures shipments are aligned to customer standards, as detailed in the system, prior to leaving facility

  • Maintain inventory records as they are shipped or received

  • Maintain accurate warehouse inventory, perform cycle counting, and participate in physical inventories of warehouse and dock

  • Communicate and coordinate training

Job Requirements:

  • Must have at least 2 years' experience in warehouses, shipping, and receiving

  • Must have at least 2 years' supervisory experience

  • Excellent communication skills, both written & verbal

  • Should have general computer knowledge

  • Ability to prioritize and work independently

  • Detail-oriented with the ability to follow-up on tasks

  • Self-starter capable of multi-tasking, prioritizing, and managing time efficiently

  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs on occasion

  • Able to use warehouse machinery such as pallet jacks and forklifts

  • Experience with international trade preferred

  • Oracle knowledge helpful for future activity

  • This position requires potential access to technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the successful candidate must be a "U.S. person" as defined in the ITAR and EAR. In order to be a U.S. person for ITAR and EAR purposes, you must: (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident (i.e., "green card holder") of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum, provided that you have applied for naturalization within six months of the date you first became eligible, and if not yet accepted, you are actively pursuing naturalization after two years from the date of your application.

  • Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees' skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world's growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice

NOTE: If you are a current Sensata employee (or one of our Affiliates), please back out of this application and log into Workday via the Company Intranet to apply directly. Type FIND JOBS in the Workday search bar.


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Distribution Manager

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