DC Area Manager in Lawrence, KS at Sears Logistics

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2400 Kresge Road
    Lawrence, KS
  • Date Posted:
    8/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    948898BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 948898BR
Employing Entity: Kmart Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Distribution/Logistics/Warehouse
Store ID: 08273: LAWRENCE DC

The DC Area Manager provides direction and leadership to hourly associates in the Distribution Center.

Job Requirements

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
• Establishes and monitors the daily production schedules and ensures adherence to priorities
• Monitors and identifies procedures set forth in the distribution center to ensure integrity and accuracy of inventory and that available resources are utilized productively in order to control cost
• Determines and implements appropriate procedures and monitors adherence to, efficiency and cost effectiveness of the processes, and recommends changes, revisions, additions or deletions as necessary
• Monitors activities to ensure proper work flow and controls inventory processes to enhance member experience
• Supports all safety programs and OSHA compliance to ensure a safe work environment for all associates
• Performs supervisory functions, including but not limited to, making employment decisions regarding hiring, promoting, demoting and terminating, conducting performance appraisals and coaching and developing associates

Job Requirements:
• Strong knowledge of distribution center procedures with analytical, problem-solving, decision-making, and proficient computer skills
• Exceptional leadership, administrative, and organizational skills with the ability to drive results
• Ability to physically access all areas of working environment that he/she is responsible for to observe operations/ associates
• Ability to be flexible to work variable shifts, including weekends, and operate on tight deadlines with multiple priorities subject to frequent changes
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively to a group of associates

Preferred Skills:
• Associates Degree or above in Operations Management, Business Administration, Logistics, or Transportation
• Working knowledge of Lean Principles

Education Experience: HS Graduate or Equivalent
Years of Related Experience: 3-4 Years
Age Requirement: 18+

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