Area Manager

Role Title:
Area Manager
Hanover, Pennsylvania
Job Advert Description
  • Create and maintain safe and positive work environment, adhering to all DOT and OSHA guidelines and proper housekeeping practices 
  • Manage each operational area to meet the required daily production/volume requirements as outlined in the daily Master Schedule. Direct Leads in prioritizing the use of the available staff to meet all goals and priorities on the Master Schedule. 
  • Control load factors and flow of work to ensure maximum use of available capacity and effective use of labour, tools, and equipment to ensure timely processing and shipping of customer orders.   
  • Drive, recommend, and accurately, report key operational measurements per management and facility parameters; safety, inventory, cost, productivity, efficiency, fulfilment, on-time delivery & quality.  
  • Ensure associates remain engaged and productive by consistent, positive interaction with all associates. Behavioural issues are addressed expediently within company policy and state and federal compliance. 
  • Back up Operations Manager as requested. 
  1. Essential Knowledge:  

    • High School Diploma or equivalent required 

    • Associate’s degree in Logistics or Management preferred 

    • HC processes and procedure knowledge preferred 

    • Basic employment/regulatory/safety compliance awareness required 

    • WMS and general logistics operational knowledge 

    • Automated logistics technology knowledge preferred 


    Successful Experience: 

    •      1-3 years logistics experience preferred

    •      2-5 years leadership experience required


    Technical Skills:   


    • Excellent communications skills 

    • Microsoft Word and Excel knowledge 

    • Associate/interpersonal relationship building 

    • Leadership skills 

    • Good numerical and literacy skills 

    • Handling multiple priorities effectively 

    • High performance leader 

    • Customer centric focus 

    • Planner 

    • Self-Managed

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