• Location
    Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Warehouse - Warehouse

DISPATCHER. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:The Operations GUI is responsible for one shift of inbound and outbound distribution associates ranging from 15-30 hourly employees and 7 Laser Guided Vehicles (LGVs).
Principle Accountabilities
• Responsible for the safe and efficient shift operation of 15 – 30 hourly inbound and outbound associates and 7 LGVs.
• Assist Shift Resource in accident investigations as needed; report timely any work-related illnesses and injuries that occur on the shift
• Responsible for load allocation for 24 dock doors utilizing the WMS (Red Prairie)
• Responsible for the troubleshooting of any order that fails allocation
• Responsible for a smooth pallet flow throughout the entire conveying system and in the ASRS by utilizing the Wonderware and EMS programs
• Document mechanical, system and operational downtime at the end of each shift.
• Manages replenishment maintenance through the Red Prairie Warehouse Management System (WMS); replacing damaged pallets on the loading dock
• Investigate Over, Shorts & Damages (OS&Ds); report findings to Shift Resource
• Ensure that the loading dock is clear of product after the shift. Report any product left on the loading dock to the Shift Resource
• Work closely with the Rail operations to ensure the right product inventory is in the house for successful order allocation
• Work closely with the Order Pick Foreman to ensure partial quantities are picked for an order for successful order allocation
• Work closely with the Clerk to ensure efficient loading by having trailers in doors
• Work closely with the Yard Jockey for efficiency trailer movement in the truck yard
• Coordinate with customer logistics and traffic to achieve customer service targets by reducing cuts and carrier wait times and achieve LSC metric.
• Develop sense of urgency on the shift by working with maintenance and all employees to reduce system, operational and mechanical downtime and minor stops.
• Communicate, enforce and meet all company and site safety practices.
• Enforce and maintain strict site GMPs and AIB regulations.
• Maintain a Diversity and Inclusion culture for all employees
• Support and be an active member in the HSE Team
• Team player by working closely with the in-coming and out-going shifts by providing solid handoffs and communications to ensure each shift in the operation is successful.
• Provide coverage to fill in for operations staff on all 3 shifts
• Knowledge of PIT, WMS, Conveyor Equipment and Inventory and Warehousing practices.
• Cover for the Shift Resource if the need arises, by developing an in-depth understanding of the dispatch function, truck dock operation, as well as the warehouse management systems.

• Demonstrated success leading teams
• Ability to build and enhance morale
• Demonstrated success in an operations environment
• Good leadership skills
• Ability to confront and resolve conflict
• Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
• Strong oral and written skills
• Ability to speak in front of groups and lead meetings
• Good computer skills
• Scheduling and staffing skills
• Experience with WMS
• Experience with SAP
• Ability to develop and work daily union employees
• Ability to coach, facilitate, mentor and build trust during change
• Willingness to work flexible hours

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