McKesson Corporation Operations Supervisor 7418/Ridgeland in Ridgeland, Mississippi

This position is for an Operations Supervisor with a company location in Olive Branch, MS. Will help to keep the distribution center operating smoothly. Specifically: Help plan and direct operations; Keep morale and work standards high; Train and manage the team; Control expenses; Control employee turnover and overtime hours; make sure equipment and housekeeping are exceptional.Duties and responsibilities include: Assist Operations Manager with planning, organizing and directing warehouse activities to ensure successful night shift operations; Assist with leading workers and Lead persons; Assist with maintaining a positive morale, work standards and developing teams; Assist with training and managing employee performance; Assertively seek solutions to problems at the root level; Ensure warehouse operations comply with federal, state, and local company policies; Assist with controlling expenses; Assist with reducing employee turnover / Assist with reducing overtime working hours; Ensure warehouse equipment and vehicles are well maintained and that housekeeping meets company standards.Requirements and Qualifications Include: 4 year degree or equivalent experience; 5+ years operational experience including 2+ years managerial experience; Experience managing, leading and developing staff; Computer proficiency in MS Office; Excellent and effective business communication skills both verbally and in writing; Ability to multi task in a fast paced environment and make strong business decisions; Demonstrated employee engagement skills; Must be open to flexible day hours, Tuesday through Saturday, with start time of 8AM; 4 year degree preferred; Industry experience in logistics, supply chain, warehouse, manufacturing or distribution environment preferred; Skilled in interviewing, coaching, evaluation, discipline and record keeping; Experience with DEA regulations a plus; WMS experience preferred; MS Access proficiency and ability to interpret and analyze data.McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer - minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.