IFCO SYSTEMS is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant General Manager. We are seeking smart energetic candidates driven to succeed. This position will be assigned to our Pallet Management Services Division in the Houston, TX (West) area. The successful candidate will be charged with learning the business and assisting the facilitys General Manager with running the operation. This position provides the leadership, management, and vision necessary to ensure operating efficiency and the highest level of customer service. Previous experience in a manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, and/or logistics environment is preferred. Responsibilities Include: Coaching of employees that models the values and culture of the company Effective communication with customers and employees Direct management and oversight of the IFCO Safety Program at the facility Ensure that all key processes – production, safety, and servicing – are understood by employees Coordinate inbound / outbound flow of product (forklifts and trucks) Inventory controls Warehouse operations Fast-paced, high-volume productivity Oversee all plant operations in absence of facility's General Manager
The successful candidate will possess proven people management skills A Bachelors Degree is required Experience working in a manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, and/or logistics environment Prior supervisory experience is required Applicants need a good working knowledge of all Microsoft Office products, especially Excel Proven track record of success and stability (1 to 3 years) Demonstrated solid decision making Ability to provide new ideas - think outside the box' Familiarity with OSHA and DOT regulations and requirements Results-oriented and can meet deadlines and commitments Bi-lingual in English and Spanish is a plus Must be willing to work 1st or 2nd shift, Saturdays, and extended hours as necessary Mechanically Inclined (electric/conveyor knowledge is a plus) P&L and budgeting experience strongly prefered Prior experience in direct sales, especially developing new markets and analyzing current market potential Compensation and Benefits: We offer tremendous growth potential, along with competitive pay plus full benefits and 401(k). For immediate consideration, please include salary history and expectations when applying.No phone calls and local applicants only, please. EOE. D/M/F/V. Base salary for this position is $48K - $50K with bonus potential.For immediate consideration, please include salary history and expectations when applying.Additional information: For more information on our growing company, please visit us on the web at: http://www.palletsbyifco.com/. No phone calls, please. Local applicants preferred as no relocation assistance is provided. Drug-free workplace. EOE. D/M/F/V. IFCO SYSTEMS requires that none of its employees are excluded from doing business with the Federal government. In order to ensure compliance in this area, all applicants will be screened through the Excluded Parties List System (EPLS).All newly hired individuals are promptly screened through the E-Verify electronic employment authorization program run by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service.
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