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Logistics Manager

SUMMARY OF THE POSITION:

The shipping manager position supervises and coordinates activities of workers responsible in the shipping department.  This position is also responsible for shipments going out to customers and/or vendors.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Determine work procedures, prepare work schedules and expedite workflow.
  • Issue written and oral instructions.
  • Assign duties and examine work for exactness, neatness and conformance to policies and procedures.
  • Study and standardize procedures to improve efficiency of workers.
  • Maintain harmony among workers.
  • Interview and hire new employees.
  • Confer with other stakeholders to ensure coordination of other functions such as production, inventory management and quality assurance.
  • Ensure correct shipment of orders.
  • Identify employees’ skills and develop them by coaching and counseling employees on a regular basis.
  • Conduct performance reviews and provide continual feedback on both positive and negative performance.
  • Ensure the completion of all required paperwork.
  • Other duties as required.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position manages all employees of the department and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within that department.

 

EDUCATIONAL AND OTHER SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree preferred, but not required.
  • 3-5 years of experience leading a shipping department.

 

QUALIFICATIONS/OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • AS400 experience preferred
  • Ability to lead in a positive manner.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines and meet production needs.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced shipping/warehouse environment strongly preferred.
  • Must be able to critically think and problem solve issues as they arise.

 

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

Position will be in a production/warehouse environment which will include bending, lifting (up to 40+ lbs.), pushing, pulling, climbing and walking 15+ miles per day.  The position must also be able to operate office equipment.

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 to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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