1+ months

DC TRAVELING OPERATIONS MANAGER

Atlanta, GA 30309
JobTitle: DC TRAVELING OPERATIONS MANAGER
Job ID: 408029_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Distribution/Transportation Facilities
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
Position Purpose:
The Distribution Center Traveling Operations Manager will be travel to multiple sites throughout the DFC/MDO network owning site setup, testing, commissioning support, and the launch of new Direct Fufillment Centers in our expanding downstream fulfillment network. Among other responsibilities, this leader will be the process expert (SME) for DFC and Market Delivery Center platforms. They will regularly drive process setup and process improvement. New capabilities and technology enhancements are also often supported with this group.

The Traveling Operations Manager is may also be responsible for the success of assigned functions within a complex distribution center environment to ensure that it is an outstanding place to work. The DC Operations Manager may be responsible for the supervision of one or more of the following: Inbound Operations (Unloading and Receiving), Warehouse Operations (Pick-Pack, Break-Pack), Outbound Operations (Loading), Transportation Operations (Yard, Carrier Relations) and/or Office Operations (e.g., Transportation Coordinators, Customer Service Associates, General Office Associates). The DC Operations Manager works with the General Manager or DC Assistant General Manager to develop strategies and objectives to maximizing productivity and leverage expenses for the Home Depot distribution center. DC Operations Managers must analyze trends, solve problems and motivate and develop themselves and associates in order to maximize contribution to the DC success - typically manages through several Supervisors to achieve results from a large number of hourly associates.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities & Key Accountabilities:
  • 20% Managing to ensure operational excellence in all warehouse areas, efficient operations of warehouse management system(s) and related equipment, inventory is received appropriately and efficiently and safely processed in the warehouse, proper layout of warehouse and product placement, and proper maintenance and organization of all warehouse areas so that it's appearance is conducive to creating a perfect load for our Stores and Customers
  • 20% Assists GM or AGM with the evaluation of the effectiveness of and recommends alternatives for work methods, procedures, controls and staffing to achieve accurate and timely movement and processing of product; manage to ensure warehouse layout is optimally aligned for maximum efficiency as seasonality and inventory needs require.
  • 15% Assists GM and/or AGM with the DC's financial, operational, people and process and service related objectives to drive continuous improvement and efficiency gains to reduce overall cost-to-serve; leads associates, and peers to anticipate and solve problems and plan for upcoming events, seasonal changes, etc. Depending on DC, may assist in management of 3PL provider to ensure optimal performance and metrics are achieved.
  • 15% Coaches, trains, and develops Associates informally and through formal training programs, providing both informal (e.g. on-floor coaching) and formal (e.g. written evaluation) job performance based feedback. Maintains a union free work environment by creating an employee-centered work place that demonstrates care and concern for all Associates.
  • 15% Ensures a culture of safety throughout the organization by following Home Depot safety policies and procedures - monitor DC safety, physical security and operational metrics on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • 15% Depending on need, may work with the GM to manage relationship with #3PL on-site delivery or transportation agent for all outbound loads, review transportation carrier performance with transportation Associates
    Nature and Scope:
    • Reports to Logistics Manager
      • May be accountable for direct supervision of the work activities of others. In addition to personnel issues -- including selection, termination, performance appraisal and professional development of subordinates.
        Environmental Job Requirements:
        Environment:
        • Typically in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors such as temperature extremes, moving machinery, loud noise, and fumes which cause noticeable discomfort or a moderate risk of accident or illness.Travel:
          • Typically requires overnight travel 50% to 75% of the time.



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Posted: 2022-06-22 Expires: 2022-08-20

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Home Depot, Inc.
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