Operations Manager

Date Posted: 11/17/2020
Job Location: Evansdale, IA
Employment Type: Full Time

Job summary:

We are seeking a detail-oriented, thorough, and organized Operations Manager to join our growing organization and lead our Waterloo branch focusing on accountability, integrity and teamwork. In this position, you will play a key role in branch planning and oversee your team’s progress. You will be tasked with finding innovative ways to enhance productivity while ensuring compliance with all rules and regulations. Candidates should have a strong working knowledge of performance and operations management to optimize productivity and employee satisfaction.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Utilize our core values to direct branch operations emphasizing leadership, accountability, integrity and teamwork
  • Improve operational management systems, processes and best practices
  • Grow sales by building customer relationships and providing excellent customer service
  • Help with inventory management and oversee warehouse efficiency
  • Formulate strategic and operational objectives
  • Examine financial data and use it to improve profitability
  • Participate in budget development and forecasts
  • Perform quality controls and monitor warehouse activity
  • Find ways to increase quality of customer service
  • Lead, motivate and support team members, including career development plans for direct reports
  • Maintain safety program enforcing safe work practices and procedures
  • Develop delivery routes and cultivate a strong relationship with drivers and customers

Skills & Requirements:

  • BS/BA degree (or equivalent experience) in business, operations management or related field
  • Proven work experience as operations manager or similar role
  • Strong working knowledge of performance and operations management
  • Familiarity with industry regulations and quality standards
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Proven team leader
  • Competent collaborator and skilled cross-functional communicator

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You can also download a PDF Application and submit it at one of our branch locations. Please contact us for additional information.