Warehouse Manager / Process Engineering

Salary:
Up to $115,000 to start plus great company-sponsored benefits and generous bonus potential

Location:
Chicago, IL - Near Midway Airport

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Warehouse Manager / Process Engineering

Second Shift: 12:00 Noon to 8:00 PM (M-F)

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

- Supervise daily operations in the Warehouse
- Ensure efficient and effective Warehouse operations
- Oversee the Warehouse Team
- Delegate work assignments and allocate labor accordingly
- Ensure steady work flow throughout the warehouse
- Checking process and line function(s) and, if needed, adjust machinery, manpower and resources to increase efficiency
- Receive routine status updates from Team Leaders throughout the day
- Reallocate labor, machinery and resources as necessary to improve work flow
- Administer Epicor / P21 Warehouse Management System (WMS)
- Monitor material transfers between various Chicago-based branch locations
- Maintain, update and evaluate production logs
- Monitor supply and equipment levels
- Hire new employees and/or use third party staffing services to build your team and meet business demand
- Develop training programs for new and existing staff
- Ensure compliance with all processes and procedures
- Uphold all safety and quality standards
- Maintain a clean, organized and safe working environment
- Address and investigate issues as they arise
- Initiate corrective action as necessary
- Manage special projects as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- A Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Engineering or similar
- Process Engineering experience
- At least 10 years of Warehouse and/or Distribution Center experience
- At least 5 years of related Manager, Supervisor and/or Team Lead experience
- Experience managing a team of 50 or more

With:

- The willingness and ability to work OT as necessary
- The ability to work every other Sunday (9AM to 3PM)

And:

- The ability to lead, guide and oversee a team
- Strategic planning and effective decision making skills
- Problem solving and conflict resolution skills
- Organization and prioritization skills
- The ability to consistently meet deadlines

Pluses:

+++ Fluency in Spanish (read, write, speak)

Up to $115,000 to start plus great company-sponsored benefits and generous bonus potential

Chicago, IL - Near Midway Airport

JobGiraffe's client is a national leader in the replacement parts industry.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #20-1403 - Chicago, IL 60638

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Supply Chain 2 - Logistics, Transportation, Dispatch, Warehouse, Freight, Import, Export, Customs, etc. Management Skills - People or Projects, Wholesalers, Brokers, Distributors, Retailers, Importers, Trade, Exchange

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