Logistics Manager 1
Location: Elwood, Illinois
DSC Logistics is a leader in transforming logistics and supply chain management into a critical business strategy based on collaborative partnerships, innovative thinking and high-performance operations. DSC achieves the business goals of Fortune 500 and other dynamic companies by designing, integrating, managing and adapting customized supply chain solutions. As a Lead Logistics Partner (LLP) and third-party logistics (3PL) provider, DSC delivers value by reducing total system costs, optimizing business processes, facilitating growth and change, and maximizing the potential of the supply chain. In today’s environment, filled with rapid and unpredictable change, DSC helps customers achieve their goals by being ready for anything!
DSC Logistics is looking for a Logistics Manager I at our Logistics Center located in Elwood, Illinois. Shift hours are Monday through Friday, 8am - 4pm.
Responsible for coaching, motivating and leading warehouse employees to accomplish the productivity goals for the building. Establish a culture of positive employee relations while ensuring all processes, best practices, and policies are adhered to consistently.
Foster a safe and healthy work environment. Use management tools including labor management, ADP, WMS and other appropriate systems to effectively manage the shift/functional area.
Manage the daily operations to achieve business goals including DSC metrics and productivity standards and customer expectations. Drive a culture of accountability by conducting safety, quality and productivity observations and providing appropriate feedback to employees.
Information & System Management
Drive positive business results by building an engaged workforce. Partner with leadership and human resources to establish a culture where employees are treated with respect, provided the resources to accomplish the business goals, and given effective feedback to accomplish their goals.
Use all available data to manage the shift and / or functional area effectively. Develop a thorough understanding of DSC and / or customer systems and utilize the systems to meet productivity standards, drive continuous improvement within the operation and manage the day to day operations of the business. Provide information to the appropriate stakeholders to support the success of the operation.
Job Requirements & Qualifications:
- Three to five years of supervisory experience in a warehouse/distribution environment
- Bachelor’s degree preferred
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Reports to Logistics Manager II or III
- Hourly Employees
- Human Resources
- Staffing Agency Representatives
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We offer a market competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) match and tuition reimbursement. Local candidates only, please, as relocation assistance is not available for this position.
DSC Logistics is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and relies on the diverse skills, backgrounds and perspectives of our people to drive change, innovation and growth. EOE/M/F/D/V