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Warehouse Manager

companyAutoliv United States
locationOlive Branch, MS 38654, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Warehouse Manager

This role is responsible for all facets of a Warehouse Distribution Center consisting of multiple cells, areas, shifts, and cross-dock logistics.

What you’ll do:

  • Manages employees assigned to meet customer and supplier requirements/planning including all support functions, inventory control, packaging, and storage while meeting or exceeding approved financial budget.
  • Leads the creation of action plans and manages efforts to achieve corporate and facility goals. Teaches, coaches, and facilitates problem-solving, project management, and application of Autoliv Production System (APS) principles.
  • Verifies all processes, and standards with safety-related as the priority, are being followed and improved.
  • Responsible for the development, performance, and continuous improvement of all shifts of assigned cells/areas.
  • Establishes roles, responsibilities, and expectations for team members and follows up on performance. Improves capability of team members through coaching, teaching, and appropriate tasking.
  • Ensures that associates are adequately trained, that work is performed safely and efficiently, and that safety incidents are thoroughly investigated with effective corrective actions.
  • Works to create a positive work environment supporting all Autoliv facilities and personnel.
  • Ensures communication and feedback flows up, down, and across all levels and shifts/teams as needed.
  • Ensures adequate resources, including support personnel, are available and that customer standards are maintained.
  • Monitors daily operations of a unit (work team) and actively assists or provides direction to team members as required utilizing established policies and procedures.
  • Maintains responsibility for human resource related activities, including employee relations, annual performance evaluations, and disciplinary actions.
  • Handles employment issues where job action (such as formal discipline) may result, involving management and/or Human Resources as appropriate.
  • Determines and requests resources as needed. 

What is required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required. Supply Chain Management related field is preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years in a leadership role in a manufacturing or warehouse environment
  • Computer skills required, including detailed capability in Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of shipping software associated with automotive ERP such as AutoRelease and JD Edwards, TMS and WMS is preferred
  • Working knowledge of a cross-dock operations in a warehouse environment.
  • Experience with trucking, logistics, and material handling equipment supporting an automotive “OEM” environment
  • Background in a “Just in Time” (JIT), lean environment is preferred 

What’s in it for you:

•Attractive compensation package

•Flexible Options (schedule, etc)

•Recognition awards, company events, family events, university discount options and many more perks.

•Gender Pay Equality 

Autoliv is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Autoliv does not discriminate in any aspect of employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify and/or expression, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where Autoliv does business.

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