Location: Toronto ON
Position: Warehouse Manager
File Number: 2538
Our client is a world wide auto parts after market distributor
This Distribution Manager role will handle all the inbound freight coming from overseas and ship the freight as needed to the Canadian distribution network through other distribution centres.
Your building, which is Unionized, will be roughly 200,000 square feet, you will have 4 of supervisors and 110-150 of staff and operate on a 2 shift, Monday to Friday basis. You will report to the Senior VP, Operations.
The building is automated with appropriate material handling equipment, but no conveyors. All the shipments are managed by RF technology.
You will ideally have will have an undergraduate degree preferably with an engineering discipline, to go along with 10+ years within a high growth organization, with a similar drive to efficiency & operational effectiveness 6 Sigma (Green Belt) or Lean Manufacturing background is preferred.
You will have a "hands on leadership" style and a willingness to do the work
A very competitive compensation package will accompany this role.