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Senior DC Operations Manager in Aberdeen, MD at Rite Aid

Date Posted: 1/14/2019

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Job Description

Job Description


The primary purpose of this position is to manage daily production, receiving, and shipping activities to ensure all standards of quality, safety, and productivity are achieved. Frequent independent judgments are essential. The incumbent is also required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.


The associate is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned:

  • Manage the daily achievement of the distribution center’s expense, safety, quality, and production goals.
  • Complete the responsibilities of the General Manager in his/her absence.
  • Monitor staffing and equipment levels to ensure adequate utilization of resources and production line balancing.
  • Enforce all work regulations and union contracts.
  • Monitor maintenance functions to ensure adequate material handling systems are utilized.
  • Anticipate the distribution center’s operational needs and act accordingly to ensure all objectives are met.
  • Establish performance objectives for associates in the distribution center; analyze performance reports to find ways to improve operation


This position directly supervises Department Managers in the Replenishment, Stocking, and Production departments and carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Rite Aid policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, training, directing, rewarding, and disciplining associates; appraising associate performance; and resolving complaints.


Education and/or Experience

Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Business or Logistics, plus ten (10) years' experience in warehouse management systems and material handling equipment techniques; or equivalent combination of education and experience.