Assistant Operations Manager

GEODIS - Plainfield, IN (30+ days ago)

The Assistant Operations Manager is responsible for receiving, storing, and distributing material, tools, equipment, and products.

Primary Duties:
Coordinates distribution and warehousing in a cross dock operation
Confers with customers and representatives of associated industries to evaluate and promote improved and expanded services in the area
Develops plans for efficient use of materials, equipment, and employees
Reviews costs and making changes/recommendations to maintain and enhance profitable operation of divisions
Develops plans for efficient use of materials, equipment, and employees
Participates in marketing and sales efforts, ensuring assigned facilities have the resources necessary to meet company goals and objectives, as well as P&L responsibilities
Supervises several warehouse positions to include Team Leaders and Operations Supervisor
Other duties as required and assigned

Requirements: Education and Experience:
High school diploma or GED (General Education Diploma) equivalency
Minimum 3 to 5 years of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and training
PC proficiency to include Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Essential Skills:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manual
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. He/she is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance.He/she must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and vehicles, and can be exposed to extreme heat and extreme cold including climates consistent with outside weather conditions.