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Post Date: 01/24/2018 Job ID: 4920 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: 50,000

Assistant Shipping Manager - Durant, OK

Job Description:

The Assistant Shipping Manager is responsible for managing all operations related to the shipping department in daily shift operations. He/She will be in constant communication with the Operations Manager, Shipping Manager, Team Leaders, hourly Associates, and various other employees. The Assistant Shipping Manager should have strong knowledge in assorted Ground Parcel and Common Carrier operations such as picking, packing, consolidation, billing and creating Bill of Ladings. He/She should also have functional knowledge of the various other departments within the warehouse.

The Assistant Shipping Manager should be able to effectively and efficiently work within the two shipping departments; Grounds and Common Carriers. He/She will should have a strong working knowledge of the various shipping platforms; Clark LTL, Clark SPS, DHL Express. The Assistant Shipping Manager should be able to answer any questions brought to their attention by the Associates while making the appropriate administrative decisions. The Assistant Shipping Manager should also be able to answer emails from various other departments in a timely and appropriate manner.

Above all, the Assistant Shipping Manager should be an employee of excellent standing. He/She will hold themselves in the highest standards in which the company require. The Assistant Shipping Manager will enforce all company policies and standards to ensure fair and proper treatment of all employees/situations. The Assistant Shipping Manager job duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Manage employee placement and ensure maximum workflow
  • Serve as a liaison between Associates and the Operation Manager
  • Ensure all employees are operating within the current safety guidelines
  • Enforcing company policies and standards
  • Remaining available for to assist in all production positions as needed
  • Creating a fostering team environment that enables shift to attain daily/weekly goals
  • Maintaining productive communication with all other shifts and departments
  • Addressing issues that may require minor warnings (oral, written, or final)
  • Conduct terminations
  • Continuous process improvement implementation and quarterly directives from Operations Manager

Conducting daily/weekly meetings with all Associates in conjunction with the Shipping Manager

  • Must be able push and pull up to 150lbs
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 to 75lbs
  • Must be able to constantly bend, reach, climb, and stand throughout shift

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