Georgia Employer OPERATIONS MANAGER in Atlanta, Georgia

Operations ManagerID2017-2296Posted Date7/18/2017CategoryOperationsScheduleVarious Schedules;2:00pm-4:00amJob LocationsUS-GA-Atlanta OverviewAmericold provides temperature-controlled warehousing and transportation to food producers, restaurants, schools and retail outlets such as grocery stores. We're proud to provide an essential link in the food and beverage industry supply chain, and to play our part in ensuring families across the US and overseas can sit down together to eat.Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Americold owns and operates 165+ temperature-controlled warehouses in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, China, Argentina, and Canada. In North America we have over 11,000 associates and offer a wide variety of employment opportunities - from warehouse forklift operators and supervisors to accounting, customer support, engineering, transportation, and technology solutions positions.ResponsibilitiesUnder the direction of a site or multi-site General Manager, the Operations Manager is responsible for employee management and supporting the direction, coordination, and evaluation of product movement and customer service.Essential Functions:Ensure budgeted revenues, expenses, and targets are metEnsure sales and business development initiatives are metCarry out management responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws including interviewing, hiring, and training employees; scheduling, planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; conducting staff meetings; addressing complaints and resolving problemsMonitor, document and improve the procedures and KPI's related to all aspects of product handling and customer serviceWork with General Manager to develop annual facility budgetsPerform regular inspections of work areas to ensure compliance with food safety and occupational safety laws and guidelines are followedSet and achieve housekeeping standards that are a model of orderliness and cleanliness and meet standards and procedures for maintenance related functionsModel best safety practices in the industry to ensure a safe and compliant workplace; Identify any safety concerns as well as cost savingopportunitiesSet and meet claims targets and ensure the security of the facility or facilitiesBuild positive relationships with customersSubmit various required and defined reports on a timely basisMaintain operational procedures for verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling, and disposition of merchandise, and keeping of warehouse inventoryMeet quality control standards for perishablesCoordinates activities of distribution warehouse with activities of sales, record control, and purchasing departments to ensure availability of merchandiseDirects reclamation of damaged merchandiseAssign projects within scope of responsibilityRecruit, hire, train, appraise, and coach supervisor-level team membersMonitor progress towards department goals and provide reportsReview orders or schedules to ascertain product dataEnsure compliance with employment laws, all company policies, as well as all Federal, State and Local OSHA regulationsPrepare operational schedules and coordinate activities. Establish priorities and sequences for productsConduct quarterly safety trainingSupport the Company Performance Management Program (PMP)Inspect machines and equipment, review operating reports and resolve operational / maintenance issuesDevelop and/or revise standard operational and working practicesObserve workers to ensure complianceEnsure compliance with all transportation and safety regulationsManage the site sani... For full info follow application link.Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and Drug Free Workforce