Jay is a deadline-driven, detail-oriented Distribution Manager with more than 20 years of professional management experience.
He has had as many as 27 direct reports at any given time.
He has managed a 250K square foot warehouse that handles 2MM pounds of product, daily.
His core qualifications include but are not limited to:
oTeam Building and Leadership
oShipping and Receiving
Northeast Missouri State University (Truman State), Kirksville, MO
AUTOMATIC SYSTEMS, KANSAS CITY, MO 3/14/19-present
Machinist Journeyman-Production Machinist
Produce quality component parts by interpreting blueprints to precise specifications.
Receive steel raw materials varying in size. Sort, markup for identification, and reconcile purchase orders
Use multiple style fork trucks to unload/restock steel inventory (up to 10,000,00 lbs.).
Plan/prioritize workday for maximum efficiency.
Knowledge of ISO procedures and Quality Policy
Ability to demonstrate/trouble shoot using good problem solving skills
CORBION, GRANDVIEW, MO 11/84-12/18
Distribution Manager 11/88-12/18
Directed the efforts of the Warehouse Supervisor and 27 staff members.
Mentored department employees and recommended corrective actions when necessary.
Partnered with Legal Counsel and Management to negotiate union contracts.
Affirmed the compliance of department and Union personnel within terms of Union Contract.
Ensured maintenance programs, including the load share and the work order systems; effective in keeping department equipment operational.
Oversaw capital improvement projects yearly, as they pertained to the warehouse.
Monitored the accuracy of book Inventory on finished products; investigated and resolved discrepancies between physical and book inventories.
Ensured that compliance was met regarding all EPA and MDNR regulations.
Ensured the warehouse department conformed to all elements of the ISO 9003 Standard.
Maintained system for tracking departmental personnel data.
Oversaw compliance with OSHA and plant safety guidelines through Alchemy training.
Approved weekly timecards for department employees for payroll processing.
Operated AS/400 LX System since 1989.
Implemented a Nutech barcoding system in the warehouse (in place since 03/17).
Served as AIB Food Defense Coordinator; maintained perfect safety record since 07/10.
Warehouse Supervisor 11/84-11/88
Directed activities of all hourly personnel in the distribution center.
Trained new employees on equipment use and distribution center instructions and assured compliance with OSHA and plant safety guidelines.
Mentored distribution center employees and recommended corrective action when necessary.
Scheduled personnel to provide coverage for all shifts.