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Manager Warehouse Services

Dublin, Ohio

Job Description

Company: Sygma Central Office
Location: US-OH-Dublin
Zip Code: 43017
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 5
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0


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Essential Functions:


The Manager Warehouse Services position is responsible for providing instructional support, training, and recommendations for processes and procedures in all warehousing operations.  Processes and procedures in warehouse operations include labor management, regulatory compliance, establishing engineered labor standards, warehouse management systems, MHE fleet planning, maintenance, utilization, food safety programs, sanitation audits, warehouse slotting, and general operations.  An in-depth knowledge of distribution, regulatory compliance, productivity and engineered labor standards in the food service industry is preferred to help SYGMA exceed operational goals.




  • Analyze and evaluate business requirements of distribution operations in areas of space utilization requirements, slotting of product, racking requirements, product flow, material handling, and labor management.
  • Lead and analyze warehouse operations, through performing “Pro forma” for new Warehouse space when needed.
  • Aid center with new warehouse space, including layouts, pick paths and slot placement.
  • Conduct and manage re-slotting projects at distribution centers in order to accomplish accuracy improvements, labor efficiencies producing cost effective gains in the overall operation.
  • Manage the labor management system, “SLIM/Gagnon” at distribution centers by monitoring and updating engineered labor standards as needed utilizing uniform KVI’s.
  • Ensure that proper Work Observations are performed at all distribution centers.  
  • Create and maintain engineered labor standard flowcharts for distribution centers.
  • Lead and implement all new operating systems or programs, e.g. Warehouse Management Systems or reporting tools.
  • Responsible for all aspects of project management in the Warehouse (i.e. – Project Planning, Communication, Training and Execution)
  • Utilize Problem Solving abilities to identify, define, recommend, and resolve specific barriers or opportunities with in DC operations within SYGMA.
  • Assist the VP/GM and distribution center management with Operational Issues in either Transportation or Warehouse Departments to include providing support to improve a Center’s performance, analyzing Key Performance Metrics (from AS400M SLIM / GAGNON and SWAT)
  • Monthly/ quarterly reviews of Key Performance Indicators with VPGMs and department managers at each distribution center.
  • Participate with the Distribution Services Department in planning, organizing and executing the presentation of the various functions sponsored by the department
  • Serve as a back-up for Warehouse Management positions that are vacant due to FMLA, turnover, new center start-up, etc.
  • Provide training to newly hired Warehouse Managers
  • Other duties as assigned by Management.
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred with minimum of 5 years’ management experience in a distribution role
  • Additional experience may replace a Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Power Point
  • The successful candidate must report to the SYGMA Central Office in Dublin, Ohio


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Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 60401