Ryder System Operations Manager - Distribution in Bridgeport, Michigan

Position Description

As our Distribution Center Operations Manager, reporting to the General Manager, you will lead the development and implementation of our fulfillment processes to achieve maximum customer satisfaction in balance with operational and cost efficiency in our 700K square foot distribution center. This is a fast-paced, multi-shift, deadline driven operation .

You will also provide leadership, direction, and motivation to the warehouse teams to successfully and effectively work to accomplish customer service and operational goals and ensure optimum performance of all aspects including receiving, put-away, storage, picking/packing, value-added services, staging, and shipping.

If you are “the one”, you will join us in this exciting start-up opportunity with a world class, game-changing customer, all within the safety and stability of working for an 80+ year old Fortune 500 while growing your career with an industry leader in Supply Chain Solutions!

This will position you for higher level leadership roles within Ryder. This growth comes with hard work, attention to safety and detail and a desire to grow with a world class Supply Chain organization. If you are seeking a challenging career opportunity, where your work makes a difference - apply today!

Ryder offers a fast paced, rewarding work environment for our employees, as well as Fortune 500 employment benefits.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Logistics, Organizational Development, Transportation or related field or equivalent work experience is required

  • A minimum of 5 (five) years Transportation/Logistics experience required

  • A minimum of 3 (three) years supervisory experience required

  • A minimum of 2 (two) years P and L responsibility required

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Word such as keyboard short cuts, creating macros, merge, merge queries, templates, table techniques, and working with images and text

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Excel such as working with formulas, data tables, pivot Charts, queries, custom functions, data management and analysis

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Power Point such as inserting charts, graphs and tables, animation and multimedia, customizing slide shows with hyperlinks, drawing and working with objects, speaker notes and meeting notes, and advanced presentation features

  • Experience with ground transportation operations including DOT, OSHA and all related safety regulations

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must possess exceptional communication, interpersonal, problem solving and customer service skills

  • Ability to effectively manage profit and loss statements is necessary

  • Capable of interacting effectively with all levels of personnel in a fast paced just-in-time cross dock delivery environment

  • Some Business Development experience preferred

  • Knowledge of shipping, receiving or transportation preferred

Responsibilities

  • Management of one or more customer accounts, lifecycle, and extending existing products where feasible, safety issues, profit and loss responsibility, directing the assessment, development, launch and continuous improvement activities related to specific business or product category, and day-to-day customer interface and operation of on-site manager

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-53612

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 2176