Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Logistics Manager Job

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Logistics Manager as follows:

Position:  Logistics Manager

Position Requirements:

  • The successful candidate MUST have 5-8 years of experience in logistics management including(inbound/outbound scheduling, inventory control, traffic management, cycle counting, training)
  • Experience working on ORACLE operating systems
  • Ability to teach and train others
  • Hands-on, warehouse floor vs office
  • Sense of urgency
  • Flexibility to report to work on an off-shift on an emergency basis as needed
  • Ability to recommend improvements to performance and efficiency
  • Preventative Maintenance experience a plus
  • Ability to trouble-shoot problems and recommend improvements to reduce unplanned downtime due to lack of raw material.
  • Safety orientation
  • Strong verbal communication skills

 Position Description:

Successful candidate will be responsible for the overall operation of our warehousing/shipping department.

This position will be responsible for development and instruction of a detailed fork lift operator training program.