Guardian

  • Shipping Manager

    Job Division SRG Global
    REF. 2018-3093
    Location
    US-TN-Newbern
    Category
    Operations/Production
    Position Type (Portal Searching)
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

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    Shipping Manager

     

     

    The Shipping Manager will manage the flow of materials between departments according to production and shipping schedules or department priorities. This position reports to the Materials Manager.

    Responsibilities

     

    • Manage personnel engaged in shipping, storage and distribution of materials involved within the materials management system for 3 shift operation
    • Improve and/or provide documented instructions relating to the shipping and storage systems
    • Train all associates to be proficient in the shipping and storage systems
    • Prepare and execute all necessary paperwork involved within the shipping activities
    • Lead all cycle count and material flow improvements involved with the storage and shipping systems  

     

    Qualifications:

     

    • Qualified candidates will have 5 or more years of progressive materials management experience in manufacturing; preferably automotive manufacturing
    • Bachelor’s degree in related field and/or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Proficiency in and the ability to model and implement the following concepts within a shipping operations:empowerment and teamwork; standardized work; problem solving; 5S; quality improvement tools; process flow improvement and Kanban.
    • Capable of identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Able to work within approved budget; develop and implement cost saving measures
    • Ability to lead organizational change and employ an environment of continuous improvement
    • Ability to lead organizational change and employ an environment of continuous improvement

     

    Physical Requirements:

     

    • Ability to walk, stand, bend, stoop and sit.
    • Must lift up to 50 lbs. on occasion.
    • Ability to work in fluctuating temperatures & perform work indoors/outdoors as needed.

    What do we have to offer?

    As a Guardian company, we are committed to offer a competitive compensation package and an opportunity for you to maximize your potential. We pride ourselves in promoting career opportunities in an open environment, which encourages individual development and gives you opportunities to expand your knowledge and work as part of a global team. We offer a unique professional experience in a culture based on integrity, compliance and value creation. If you are interested in finding out more about our culture, please visit us on our website:

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