XPO Logistics, Inc. Operations Manager II, 1st Shift in Council Bluffs, Iowa
Operations Manager II, 1st Shift
Council Bluffs, IA, US, 51501
1st Shift, Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 5:30pm
Logistics done differently.
At XPO Logistics, our employees are our greatest asset. And we need leaders who will provide guidance and education, as well as ensure organizational policies and procedures are understood and followed. As the Operations Manager, you will oversee the day-to-day management of the operation supporting national returns processing and outbound order preparation for a multichannel distribution center. As part of our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.
Pay, benefits and more.
We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
Supervise warehouse associates, including motivating, coaching, training, and disciplining staff
Manage equipment and coordinate all maintenance needs
Manage inventory control processes; drive quality operations through application of Lean methodologies
Create and monitor KPIs against targets, and lead organization to meet or exceed KPIs
Ensure put-away and picking activities in the distribution center are meeting operational needs
Lead operations team, supporting value-added service and outbound packing to meet/exceed lead time requirements
Initiate and lead projects focusing on the improvement of safety, quality, delivery, cost, and morale
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
10 years of broad technical supply chain experience including 5 years in operations within the distribution logistics field
Experience in a leadership role with oversight of multiple supervisors/superintendents
Strong problem-solving techniques and statistical analysis skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook), and warehouse management systems
Availability to work a flexible schedule including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends
It’d be great if you also have:
- Experience in AS9100 or ISO environment
Be part of something big.
XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.
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 intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs