Operations Manager-Swing Shift

Fedex Edwardsville , IL 62025

Posted 4 weeks ago

About FedEx Supply Chain

FedEx Supply Chain, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is a leader in the third-party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio that enables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation and operational excellence, FedEx Supply Chain takes a consultative approach to optimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drive continuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and the world-renowned FedEx network, FedEx Supply Chain delivers leading solutions that provide flexibility, enable scalability and improve cost-effectiveness for customers. Through more than 11,000 employees, 130 operations and 35 million square feet of warehouse space, FedEx Supply Chain manages nearly 150 million packages and processes 358 million returns each year. For more information, go to supplychain.fedex.com.

We Have

  • A strong FedEx brand consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers.

  • A top notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career.

  • An open mind for new ideas and creative methods.

  • A strong compensation and benefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong match and much more!

General Summary...

The Operations Manager is responsible for the safe execution of daily operational plans and strategies, to manage, lead and allocate resources, disseminate information to teammates, ensure compliance with key processes while achieving safety, quality, efficiency and financial KPI's.

This Position Will Be Responsible For

  • Manages at least 2 full time exempt direct reports. Management responsibilities include, but are not limited to hiring, coaching, skills development, recognition and rewards, staff productivity and performance management to include disciplinary actions up to and including termination.

  • Directing the operational aspects of the facility

  • Knowing and evaluating operational productivity goals, monitoring daily and ensuring goals are achieved on all shifts

  • Ensuring/reinforcing the FedEx Supply Chain teammate culture is being fostered in the facility

  • Assuring the attainment of facility production, quality and safety objectives

  • Reviewing and assuring the accuracy of required production and inventory reports

  • Coordinating and conforming with the operational aspects of FedEx Supply Chain's Core Excellence Program and audit regularly to ensure full compliance

  • Planning, monitoring and managing actual performance against operational portions of the budget; this includes, but is not limited to, proper management of departmental staffing levels, overtime and overall operational headcount

  • Leading operational initiatives to ensure inventory accuracy goals are met

  • Ensuring shipment and loading accuracy on all shifts

  • Implementing process improvement programs utilizing Lean/ Six Sigma methodologies

  • Providing assistance to the General Manager on special projects as required

You might be a great fit if

  • BA/BS degree in Logistics, Industrial Engineering or other related operations discipline is preferred. Military rank at E-6-7/or O-2-O3.

  • A minimum of three years of supervisory experience, preferably in a logistics environment responsible for WMS, QDM, LMS, P&L and talent management.Demonstrated leadership qualities

  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively interact with FedEx Supply Chain customers and teammates

  • Experience with Six Sigma or Lean methodologies and/or Green Belt certification preferred

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Previous team building experience preferred

  • Previous budget planning and P/L exposure a plus

  • Expert knowledge level of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Referrals.

If this isn't the job for you perhaps you have a friend who would be a perfect fit! Please send them this link by clicking the "Share" icon above or have them apply online by clicking here and searching our openings.

ADA FedEx Supply Chain will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Reasonable accommodations are available for qualified individuals with disabilities throughout the subsequent application process.

Fed Ex Supply Chain is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Job ID: 21098

Schedule: Full-time


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Operations Manager

Savage Companies

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 11/20/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-18T00:00 Overview Savage is growing!!! We are looking for an Operations Manager who is dedicated, hardworking, and career-minded to lead a team of Operators in providing superior transloading services to our new customer in St. Louis, MO. Responsibilities * Ability to understand each customer's distinct needs and serve those needs * Monitoring inventory levels and communicating daily movements needed to keep our inventory moving at the optimal level for peak production * General Maintenance of the facility * Availablility to work weekends and holidays (operation is open 7 days a week) * Occasional travel as required * Understands and implements the Savage S7 Delivery System * Understands financial aspect of the Savage System (Budget, Projections, Dailies, & Variances) * Understands and implements the Savage Safety Program * "Hands-on", hard-working, self-starting Manager * Ability to lead a team * Ensure procedures and policies are followed by all terminal Team Members * Ability to provide leadership to each Team Member by teaching and training them in the following areas: * Communication (good interpersonal skills) * Team Building and Team Member Training * Problem Solving and Decision Making * Ability to multi task * Safety and Environmental Compliance * Compliance with Operational Processes and Procedures * Maintenance Planning and Completion * Professionalism and Cleanliness * Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors * Aptitude and proficiency for computer operations Qualifications * Has a sound understanding of transportation and transloading hazardous materials * Understand railroad operations and safety * Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite * Ability to plan, control and organize operation to meet each customer's unique needs and to maximize effectiveness Education/Experience * Minimum of 2 years of college education preferred * Equipment operation experience * Experience with leading a diverse group of people Physical Requirements * Hands on position working alongside team * Physically able to climb up and down railcars/ladders safely * Willing to receive hazardous material handling training & general safety training * Ability to work outside in all weather conditions * Willing to work with liquid hazardous materials * Can carry at least fifty (50) pounds * In good physical condition (able to walk one (1) to two (2) miles per shift) With more than 70 years' experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible. We offer competitive benefits that include; medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, retirement plan, paid time off and opportunities for future growth. Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace. Savage Companies Edwardsville IL

Operations Manager-Swing Shift

Fedex