Skip to Main Content

Distribution Manager

Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Baltimore, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Distribution Manager

The Distribution Manager will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and supervising the functions and personnel of the distribution center to ensure superior customer satisfaction. Warehouse functions include safety, training, maintenance, product slotting, receiving, picking, and shipping. Directs the day-to-day activities of the facility.

  • Achieve world-class safety metrics (recordable incident rate and lost-time incident rate); champion programs that foster associate safety and comply with OSHA regulations
  • Ensure all rules and regulations of the facility are followed and all safety violations are reported and documented, including corrective action; dispense appropriate disciplinary action and counseling
  • Manage warehouse layout to promote safe, ergonomic work areas and optimized workflow; administer preventive maintenance and housekeeping programs
  • Provide and foster effective employee relations by ensuring practices are fair, consistent, and in accordance with the “Mazzella Way” Management System
  • Engage in open and honest communication to encourage employee feedback and to increase employee engagement; actively support recognition and rewards programs to enhance the employee experience
  • Manage all warehouse operations: receiving, picking, shipping, auditing, and maintenance
  • Cultivate organizational excellence through leadership development, training, and coaching of Distribution Specialists
  • Develop direct reports through a collaborative performance management process; perform annual evaluations on direct reports
  • Assure effective interaction of facility personnel with external Mazzella Companies departments, vendors, and business partners
  • Utilize the “Mazzella Way” Management System, 5S program, and Lean principles to drive operational excellence, process adherence, and continuous improvement
  • Support initiatives that maintain and improve the facility’s quality metrics (inventory accuracy and order accuracy); oversee the cycle counting and inventory control processes
  • Provide leadership and manage resources to improve operational efficiency metrics Work with managers and supervisors to plan, develop, and refine programs to utilize facility systems and equipment to improve productivity
  • Responsible for production to Mazzella Companies ISO standards
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Education

A high school diploma or GED is required; an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university with a focus in Business Administration, Finance, Supply Chain, or related discipline; in the absence of a degree, directly related job experience serving in a management warehouse distribution role, where a number of years and proven knowledge may offset the degree requirement

Experience & Skills

  • 10+ years of experience in logistics, operations, and/or distribution management
  • 4+ years of experience in managing and supervising front-line employees
  • Demonstrated success in creating and sustaining a safe workplace
  • Prior experience with Lean/5S principles and change management
  • Strong PC capabilities, including experience with a Warehouse Management System (WMS); Oracle NetSuite knowledge a plus
  • Ability to prioritize and organize responsibilities; ability to utilize key performance indicators and to hold self and others accountable
  • Requires solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, and planning skills are required
  • Excellent math and measurement skills are required
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and disciplined with the ability to multi-task
  • Must successfully complete a criminal background check, physical, drug screen and E-verify

The Mazzella Way

Mazzella is a family owned company that puts people first. With over 800 employees and 30 locations we are the humble leaders in the industry. We offer market competitive compensation and a wide range of benefits, including paid time off, affordable and comprehensive health insurance, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, and disability insurance.

Why Team Members join Mazzella:

  • Team-oriented environment
  • A real Work life/ Home life balance
  • Growth and Development Opportunities including a Lifelong Learning Career Path
  • Humble, Hungry, Smart Culture
  • Market Competitive Salaries
  • Free Virtual Doctor visits with $0 copay (Teledoc)

Mazzella Core Values:

Lifelong Learner – routinely acquire new skills and capabilities that bring value

Humble – lack excessive ego or concerns about status; emphasize the Team over self

Hungry – always looking for more, self-motivated, and diligent; do more than to just get by, committed

Smart – common sense about people, good judgement, and intuition around their impact on group dynamics

Company Description
We provide ideal lifting solutions, offering all styles of slings, rigging hardware, wire rope, overhead cranes, hoists and engineered lifting devices. We also provide training, in-field inspection and repair services that support our products.

Mazzella also provides sling and hoist testing (static / dynamic) — in-house or job site. Some of the major market segments we serve are Steel, Construction, Energy, Oil and Gas, Automotive, Durable Goods and General Industry.

Mazzella Lifting Technologies

We provide ideal lifting solutions, offering all styles of slings, rigging hardware, wire rope, overhead cranes, hoists and engineered lifting devices. We also provide training, in-field inspection and repair services that support our products. Mazzella also provides sling and hoist testing (static / dynamic) — in-house or job site. Some of the major market segments we serve are Steel, Construction, Energy, Oil and Gas, Automotive, Durable Goods and General Industry.

Address

2209 C Sulphur Spring Rd

Baltimore, MD
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

Website

View all jobs at Mazzella Lifting Technologies

What email should the hiring manager reach you at?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.