Operations Manager

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_614401

Location

Laredo

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD24/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Laredo, TX - (USA) 9902 McPherson Road Suite 3 TX Laredo , TX 78045

ContactNumber

956-717-0040

Job Description

Summary/Objective

Plan, direct, or coordinate warehousing, distribution, forecasting, customer service, or planning services. Manage logistics personnel and logistics systems and direct daily operations.

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Collaborate with other departments to integrate logistics with business systems or processes, such as customer sales, order management, accounting, or shipping

* Supervise the work of logistics specialists, planners, or schedulers

* Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, imports or exports, or customer issues

* Analyze the financial impact of proposed logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or mixes, or carriers

* Direct inbound or outbound logistics operations, such as transportation or warehouse activities, safety performance, or logistics quality management

* Establish or monitor specific supply chain-based performance measurement systems

* Participate in carrier management processes, such as selection, qualification, or performance evaluation

* Monitor product import or export processes to ensure compliance with regulatory or legal requirements

* Ensure carrier compliance with company policies or procedures for product transit or delivery

* Plan or implement improvements to internal or external logistics systems or processes

* Recommend optimal transportation modes, routing, equipment, or frequency

* Maintain metrics, reports, process documentation, customer service logs, or training or safety records

* Communicate freight transportation information to customers or suppliers, using transportation management, electronic logistics marketplace, or electronic freight information systems, to improve efficiency, speed, or quality of transportation services

* Train shipping department personnel in roles or responsibilities regarding global logistics strategies

* Must be able to report to work on time and as schedule

* Must be able to take directions as work well with others

* Must be able to work under stress and deadlines

* Must be able to focus and perform accurately

* Must be able to react to change productively

* Must be able to handle other tasks as assigned

* Must be able to understand and follow safety procedures and guidelines



QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

* Associate Degree and 2 years' work related industry experience or High School Diploma or

* G.E.D. 4 year's work related industry experience

* Bilingual English and Spanish (speaking, reading and writing)

* Computer Literacy knowledgeable on MS Office (Excel, Words, power point)

* Knowledgeable on operating office equipment (computer, calculator, fax, copier and other office equipment)



LANGUAGE SKILLS

* Ability to read and interpret documents both in English and Spanish such as safety rules, operations and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

* Ability to write routine reports

* Ability to speak effectively to customers and/or employees of organization



OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES

* Knowledgeable on traffic, warehouse and logistic operations