at Dot Foods, Inc. in Bear, Delaware, United States
Warehouse Shift Manager
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Location: Bear, DE Department: Warehouse Operations Reports To: Warehouse Director
Your Role: To provide hands-on leadership on the warehouse floor by training, monitoring, and evaluating assigned personnel and actively lead the receiving, warehousing, and shipping of product in a manner consistent with company culture, service, and cost objectives.
Ensures all employees are trained and developed to meet safety and productivity standards
Plans inbound and outbound process flow throughout a designated shift in a productive and cost-efficient manner
Communicates, coordinates and supports all policies and procedures within the warehouse and company
Meets designated warehouse cost metrics, and develop cost-reduction strategies
Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.
Supervision - Warehouse Lead Staff, and Warehouse Floor Personnel
Travel - Approx. 2 times per year to company meetings and planning events. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train
Certification - Will obtain electric pallet jack and narrow aisle licenses and forklift certifications during initial training phase
We Need You To Have:
High School Diploma or general equivalent degree
Strong organizational, analytical, and planning skills
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
We'd Like You To Have:
Four-year college degree or equivalent Dot experience
Previous successful leadership experience
Experience with Microsoft Office suite of products
Working knowledge of distribution or warehouse processes or systems
What Can Dot Offer You?
As a family-owned and -operated company since 1960, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:
A friendly working environment
Highly competitive compensation and benefits package
Significant advancement opportunities
Safety: This position assume responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.
EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.
EOE/AA Employer- We will not discriminate in our employment practices due to applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran or disability status