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Operations Manager - 1st Shift

Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Lithia Springs, GA, US, 30122

Company: XPO Logistics

1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, our employees are our greatest asset. We’re always on the lookout for leaders who will provide inspiration and education, as well as ensure organizational policies and procedures are understood and followed. As the Operations Manager, you will oversee the daily operations of a warehouse supporting national returns processing and outbound order preparation for a multichannel distribution center. We’ll count on your skills and years of experience to be a champion of company values, ensuring an engaged workforce, loyal customers, efficient operations and a bright future for yourself and XPO. 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Supervise warehouse associates, including motivating, coaching, training and disciplining staff 
  • Manage equipment and coordinate all maintenance needs 
  • Oversee inventory control processes; drive quality operations through application of Lean methodologies
  • Create and monitor KPIs against targets; lead organization to meet or exceed KPIs 
  • Ensure put-away and picking activities in the distribution center are meeting operational needs 
  • Lead the operations team, supporting value-added service and outbound packing to meet/exceed lead time requirements 
  • Initiate and lead projects focusing on the improvement of cost/expense, safety, quality, delivery and morale  

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 10 years of broad technical supply chain experience, including 5 years in operations within the distribution logistics field
  • Experience in a leadership role with oversight of multiple supervisors/superintendents
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and warehouse management systems (WMS)

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience in an AS9100 or ISO environment
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends
  • Strong problem-solving techniques and statistical analysis skills

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


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