Distribution Center Manager in Training * City Furniture - Distribution Center in Tamarac, FL at City Furniture

Date Posted: 5/26/2021

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Job Title
Distribution Center Manager in Training

Job Description
  • Learns and applies company standard operating procedures and policies within the Distribution Center with the goal of eventually managing the day to day operations (i.e. floor management) of assigned departments to ensure the efficiency and productivity in the departments. 
  • Works with assigned Manager and Mentor to achieve defined performance goals
  • Successfully complete the Manager in Training program within the established time frame
  • Gains exposure to safety policies and procedures and ensures that associates utilize the proper material handling techniques and equipment to minimize damages and reduce injuries.
  • Gains exposure to monitoring and managing product inventory, shipping and delivery logistics
  • Gains exposure to managing expenses and budgets for assigned departments.
  • Gains exposure to managing the physical resources (i.e. equipment, tools, facilities maintenance, etc.) for assigned departments.    
  • Gains exposure to managing the human resources (i.e. forecasting, scheduling, etc.) for assigned departments. 
  • Conducts meetings on a regular basis to communicate appropriate information to Associates. 
  • Reviews and analyzes departmental reports.  Problem solves and investigates data and makes recommendations for process improvements.


Job Requirements

You do not need previous experience in a DistributionCenter to be successful in this role. Our World-Class On-the-Job Training Program will get you ramped up and ready to succeed!    We do; however, look at the following:

  • Entrepreneurial and team oriented
  • Coachable and self directed learner who is always willing to learn
  • Analytical, and loves to solve problems
  • High energy 'people person'
  • Professional, driven, positive, resilient, and achievement-focused
  • Detailed, strong follow up and follow through; excellent time-management
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; a great listener
  • Basic computer knowledge (Microsoft Office) is required
  • Enjoys and can work a flexible and accommodating full-time schedule (including days, nights, and overnight shifts)
  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred, and additional languages such as Creole, etc. a plus