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OPERATIONS MANAGER

2975 Aukele St, Lihue, HI 96766, USA Req #313
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Position Summary Description:

Directs warehouse activities for organization by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall warehouse and transportation operations for Kauai facility.
  • Create development plans with specific benchmark goals with operations and transportation employees.
  • Responsible for ensuring all operations and transportation employees achieve those goals within a specific time frame.
  • Works with the operations and transportation employees to document all standard operating procedures in all areas of Warehouse Operations.
  • Creates and executes training plans that aligns training needs with business objectives.
  • Responsible for the effective development, coordination and presentation of group training programs on all warehouse operations and transportation systems based on standard operating procedures.
  • Works with Human Resources to create and update new hire on-boarding and training programs.
  • Conducts follow up studies of all employees who have completed training sessions to evaluate and measure results and check for comprehension and retention.
  • Manages and inspects physical conditions of facility and equipment used in all operations and maintenance.
  • Prepares work order for repairs and requisitions for replacement of equipment.
  • Establish operational procedures for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of materials, and keeping warehouse inventory current.
  • Confers with department heads to ensure coordination of warehouse activities with other functions such as Purchasing, Sales, Customer Service, and Inventory Control.
  • Directs salvage of damaged or used material.
  • Ensure safe operational practices, procedures, and policies are followed by Operations personnel.
  • Performs similar and related duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Uses the Company’s Mission/Vision Statements and Core Values as their guiding principles. 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; counseling employees, appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Direct reports include: Warehouse Employees (Day), Warehouse Employees (Night), Transportation.

Education/Training and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field and/or
  • Three or more years of distribution or warehouse experience, including three years in a supervisory capacity. Foodservice experience highly preferred.
  • Must possess a valid Type 3 Driver’s License.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Medical Examiner’s Certificate (PUC Card).
  • Must be able to obtain TWIC card.
  • Must be able to obtain Ramp card.
  • Must be able to successfully complete in-house forklift certification test.
  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency will all Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with route customers, co-workers, and supervisors.

Physical Demands:

  • Frequently required to lift and carry objects weighing up to 75 lbs.
  • Frequent use of a sit-down forklift, riding pallet jack, and/or walking pallet jack.

 


We are a Drug-Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • 2975 Aukele St, Lihue, HI 96766, USA