Held responsibility for managing inbound and outbound distribution functions of distribution center to include overseeing receiving, storing, picking, and shipping of merchandise to ensure efficient and effective operation of distribution center. Oversaw implementation of master operating plan to ensure profitability and effectiveness of distribution center, including meeting budget guidelines, controlling costs, improving service, as well as ensuring efficient use of material handling systems and proper security.
- Directed maintenance of distribution center building, ground, and equipment.
- Oversaw, coordinated, and controlled activities, plans, and programs of immediate staff within guidelines of authorized company policies, programs, procedures, budgets, laws, and good business ethics.
- Held responsibility for hiring, recommending/approving promotions and pay increases, scheduling, performance reviews, and discipline.
- Successfully negotiated all union contracts in conjunction with company's legal staff.