Boise Cascade Building Materials Distribution has an opening for an experienced Operations Manager to oversee the safety, yard, warehouse, maintence, trucking functions and personnel at one of our distribution facilities. Please review the responsibilities and needed qualifications below and apply today!
Boise Cascade has been in the business of manufacturing wood products and distributing building materials for over half a century. Today we’re one of the largest manufacturers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America – and the only wholesale stocking distributor for building products that can service the entire United States. Because our business is built on relationships, our employees are critical to our success. And we’re committed to investing in them. That’s why we offer a benefits package designed to have a positive impact on all areas of your life – from health and well-being, career and community, to financial security and personal safety. We call it, Total Rewards. Here’s a look at what’s included:
The Operations Manager is responsible for the yard, warehouse, trucking, maintenance, and safety program functions. Manages the order fulfillment, "will call", and on-time delivery functions including product selection, loading, and transportation. The Operations Manager resolves problems regarding shipment or delivery of an order, and order backlog issues. Manage the transportation function including negotiating carrier contacts, compliance with Department of Transportation regulations and legal load requirements. Manage the warehouse function including receipt of products from internal and external suppliers; reconciliation of purchase orders; inventory control and storage design; pulling and loading products for shipment; training, guiding and coaching the materials-handling personnel. The Operations Manager manages warehouse, equipment and vehicles, yard and grounds to ensure a safe, OSHA compliant work environment. Manage loss control activities including fire, theft, and fleet safety. Maintain good housekeeping in work area. Demonstrates strong commitment to safety, quality, environmental awareness, and continuous process improvement. Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Basic Qualifications: College degree or equivalent work experience in related job function. Office environment with some physical exertion. Performs some duties under seasonal environmental conditions.
Preferred Qualifications: Degree in warehouse management, experience in transportation management, building materials preferred. Typically more than 7 years of experience in related job function. May require professional certification. Requires knowledge of a specialized field, such as building materials, transportation, warehouse, or management, and industry practices and procedures. Effective communication skills and leadership skills required.
Competencies: Building Strategic Working Relationships, Planning and Organizing, Initiating Action, Decision Making, Customer Focus, Safety Awareness, Coaching, Communication, Stress Tolerance, Job Fit.