TOM SKIPPER *** Carlson Drive
Brea, CA ***** Cell: 714/328-6092 email@example.com
Distribution/Warehouse/Operations Manager – Experienced in all warehouse operations, functions and machinery. Consistently contribute to bottom-line efficiency, performance process and profit/cost improvements. Strengths include high energy work ethic and results driven goals. Excellent organizational and communication skills, detail-oriented, effective leadership skills and team player. Ability to influence direct and indirect people in a positive manner and handle a multitude of tasks simultaneously.
WAREHOUSE CONSULTING January 2018 - Current
* Working with various material handling corporations.
* Make arrangement with code enforcement to qualify for inspections to sign-off.
*Being on-site for fire inspections to insure all regulations are signed-off and enforced.
*Work with Raymond Material Handling to insure that all equipment is up to standard.
*Work as liaison with the County in compliance with racking regulations and codes to insure that racks meet earthquake standards.
*Work with electrical contractors to insure that all electrical panels meet OSHA standards.
*Advised RF company to insure that the system is compatible with warehouse management system.
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS - Rialto, CA Dec. 2015 - Aug. 2017
Drive Devilviss Healthcare - Warehouse size 260,000 Sq.Ft. w/ approx 18k pallet locations * Complete financial & operational responsibility incl. daily outbound volume avg. of $300k to $400k a day & over $9M month.
*Position had 9 exempt & 90 non-exempt associates/employees * Maintained 99% of on-time shipping.
*Worked with associates & employees insuring timely receiving to maintain quality.
*Responsible for developing skills for coaching & training staff.
*Plan & coordinate with production & planning dept for FDA compliance.
*Ensure all whse equipment is on a PMP (preventive maintain program).
*Develop training plans for compliance of OSHA & FDA & BOP
*Maintained quality & service to provide excellent customer service on all correspondence.
*Work with on-site HR to address all associates concerns; performance & absenteeism.
*Worked in negotiation of rates for out-bound trucking shipments & LTL.
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WAREHOUSE MANAGER - Placentia, CA Nov. 2013 - Dec. 2015
Bioseal - Warehouse size 110,000 Sq.Ft.
*Handled negotiations with LTL carriers & purchased all freight materials & office supplies.
*Met or exceeded OSHA safety standards also responsible for maintenance on dock doors, fork lifts, electric pallet jacks, conveyors, dock levers, sprinklers & security system.
*Kept accurate inventory control and daily cycle counting.
*Approx 30 direct reports working to insure OSHA and DOT regulations were enforced.
*Develop & implement strategic initiatives to achieve all supply chain-goals & objectives. Utilize warehouse personnel to ensure productivity, safety and performance standards are met within the distribution center to secure maximum profitability with efficient man-hours.
DISTRIBUTION MANAGER – Ontario, CA Sept 2007 - Oct. 2013 Invacare Supply Group – Warehouse size: 150,000 Sq. Ft.
•Liaison to insure the compliance & regulations between Invacare & the BOP.
•Negotiations with administration, sales & customers on material planning, operations & sourcing to new & existing suppliers.
•Handled negotiations with LTL carriers & purchased all freight materials & office supplies.
•Met or exceeded OSHA safety standards also responsible for maintenance on dock doors, fork lifts, electric pallet jacks, conveyors, dock levers, sprinklers & security system.
•Kept accurate inventory control & daily cycle counting.
•Maintained a secure “clean” & “cold” room with dietary strips, saline solution & syringes. Held weekly staff meetings & team-building events.
Mt. San Antonio City College, CA – 2 years Math
Cal Poly Pomona, CA – 3 years Math and Physical Education
Microsoft Word; Excel; HP9000; SAP; CMS; WMS; RF System
Created load schematics for loading trucks with accuracy.
Exceptional work ethic. Reliable and dependable employee. Gives 110%
Initiated a matrix spreadsheet to streamline efficiency of information to product managers.