Operations Manager

Arlington Heights, IL, US

If you have experience hiring, training and overseeing a team, we’re looking for you!

 

Energetic, safety conscious managers with experience in logistics and distribution wanted. 

 

You’ll enjoy great benefits, competitive pay and a team oriented atmosphere.

 

So, what will I be doing?

 

As an Operations Manager for Beacon, you will efficiently control warehousing and operations by managing personnel and equipment. You will also be an accessible communications link for non-exempt employees and management.

 

Sound like a fit? Apply today!

 

Complete Job Description (the day to day)

  • Maintains balance of employee workload to staff levels
  • Oversees maintenance of all equipment
  • Recruits and hires staff
  • Promotes Beacon's safety standards
  • Provides superior service to all internal and external customers
  • Assists in day-to-day sales activities
  • Promotes Beacon's leadership qualities
  • Trains new employees
  • Conducts regular job-site inspections
  • Assists Branch Managers with inventory control
  • Manages warehouse security
  • Understands Operation section of Branch Financial Statement
  • Ensure adherence to DOT Regulations
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Knowledge of logistics and distribution
  • Ability to work well with people and understand the needs of employees
  • Knowledge of all Beacon products
  • Customer service and sales skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to operate all equipment and lifts
  • Ability to perform the duties of dispatcher
  • Ability to prioritize many tasks

Preferences

  • Previous experience working with building materials helpful
  • Bi-lingual a plus

Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 


Nearest Major Market: Chicago