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Operations Manager

Rensselaer, IN 47978
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Donaldson is committed to solving the world's most complex filtration challenges. Employing innovation and breakthrough solutions, we are advancing filtration for a cleaner world. We look for the best people to help us succeed, offering opportunities to learn, effect change, and make meaningful contributions at work and in our communities. This is a place where you can make a world of difference.

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  • Manages the operational functions on each shift at the distribution center. This includes receiving, putaway, replenishing, picking from reserve (over goods locations), and picking from floor locations on Manhattan's 2017 rev warehouse management open system.
  • Manages the maintenance functions on each shift at the distribution center. This to include a maintenance supervisor, and front-line employees executing general maintenance, recycling, custodial, and housekeeping.
  • Works closely with EHS Site Leader and Quality Manager in the areas of safety and quality thereby supporting both our QMS (Quality Management System), and EMS (Environmental Management System), and the DCI Safety Framework rollout.
  • Participates in the development of and executes the distribution center's operational budget.
  • Responsible for the compliance and use of all standard work. Works together with engineering and quality to ensure all training is properly and promptly completed to ensure the DC Operations teams comply with all company and regulatory requirements.
  • Manages leadership development, staffing plans, scheduling, and other operations/maintenance related functions to meet budget requirements.
  • Develops and works with supervisors in the areas of employee relations, problem solving, setting and achieving goals, operation process improvements, scheduling, HR actions, improving uptime and reducing waste, training, etc.
  • Partners with Continuous Improvement Manager to realize cost reduction opportunities for the DC to create more of a competitive advantage and improve gross margins.
  • Participates as an active sponsor in supporting the DC's Lean initiatives. This to include participating and delegating the participation of qualified Supervisors and subject matter experts
  • Develops and analyzes efficiency rates and operating reports to identify downtime opportunities and more effective equipment utilization.
  • Subscribes to vertical accountability and a willingness to work directly with the workforce when needing to gain more knowledge and understanding of the work being performed.
  • Support leadership development in the form of creating individual development plans for first line Supervisors with periodic review.
  • Establish and support formal feedback process to create an optimum communication flow between shop floor employees and leadership.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Leadership, Business, Engineering or related field
  • Six or more years of operations management experience preferably in a larger distribution facility or a startup operation.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Manhattan Warehouse Management
  • Experience with Manhattan Labor Management
  • Experience with Oracle R12
  • Experience with System Implementation & Change Management
  • Lean Distribution Experience
  • Master's degree
Come Make a World of Difference!

Posted: 2019-11-23 Expires: 2019-12-22
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