The Site Operations Manager is part of Weyerhaeuser Distribution Business and reports to the Area General Manager. As Site Operations Manager, you will provide leadership, coaching, guidance, management and direction for the operations team in the distribution of Weyerhaeuser and third party building material products.
Create a safe and environmentally compliant Operations function
Ensure that safety is understood, promoted and practiced by a diverse workforce
Build a safety culture that is embraced by the sales and operations associates
Lead and role model expected behaviors
Select, develop and maintain an effective Operations organization capable of delivering on the Value Delivery System
Develop internal skills that lead to best-in-class Sales Operations in facility layout, material handling, and forklift fleet rotation/maintenance strategies as well as asset, expense and capital funds management
Be a visible leader in the yard and warehouse
Regularly assess and provide constructive feedback, as well as development opportunities for associates
Manage local third party operations and logistics relationships to ensure cost effectiveness and superior customer service which includes vendor contract management
Strategic Lead implementation of Sales Operations strategies at site such as 'Lean Manufacturing' to continuously improve site operations productivity and efficiency
Work closely with Sales Team to meet customer service expectations (e.g., scheduling order fulfillment and cost-effective delivery.)
Develop and maintain strong customer relationships, including sharing of safety and Sales Operations best practices with outside customers
Oversee and manage the safe receipt, storage and delivery of Weyerhaeuser and third party distributed products to customers from one or more locations/facilities/reloads
Develop and implement procedures, practices and policies to safely meet inventory goals (accuracy and quality)
Bachelor's degree (or higher) is required
At least 3 years' experience managing a team in a distribution setting
Production planning experience, preferably including batching engineered lumber orders
Demonstrated experience managing an operations team that works through daily transactions with sales that are subject to frequent changes
Demonstrated experience with facility planning, analysis and layout of distribution operations
Working knowledge of supply chain logistics processes, including demand planning, distribution requirements planning, inventory accuracy/management and control, transportation and logistics planning, and warehousing
Knowledge of current industry best practices in supply chain management to support process improvement
Ability to motivate, influence and encourage a diverse group of Operations Associates who have with varied skill levels and backgrounds
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective business relationships across multiple functions
Solid understanding of how a business is run and variables that impact profitability
Working knowledge of effective inventory management and distribution practices
Personal commitment to safety, including role modeling safe behaviors, as well as leadership audits
About our Wood Products Distribution Business
We have over 48,000 SKUs from over 300 suppliers of structural framing materials and specialty building products for residential, multi-family and light commercial markets. Our team of on-the-ground sales and support has the industry reach, experience and knowledge to help grow your business. We’ll get you what you need, when you need it. Our experienced operations team with over 40 LEAN greenbelts provides a safe and efficient delivery service.
About Wood Products
We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.
For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.
Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.