SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Distribution Manager provides general department management in the area of delivery operations and fleet management. Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the department while maintaining a
high level of customer service and meeting budget requirements. Assists and develops direct reports to achieve desired results. Direct responsibility for all department employees to ensure proper orientations, training, development, compensation and working conditions are present.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Manage shipping percentages and backorders
- Maintain DOT files
- Oversee cost maintenance of delivery and warehouse departments
- Overseees pricing of freight, leases and shipping materials and supplies
- Oversee the delivery activities of Milgard products to dealers, contractors and jobsites throughout location's geographic region
- Responsible for the coordination and scheduling of deliveries to meet and exceed customers' expectations while optimizing loads and minimizing work hours.
- Review all paperwork in order to plan work activities, schedule appropriate personnel and balance loads.
- Manage expense accounts for department personnel
- Create and execute MPS objectives; meet MPS commitments and work within the guidelines of MPS
- Reflect Milgard business values and Milgard Philosophy in all business interactions
- Ensure safety of personnel and compliance with all applicable health and safety regulations

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Other duties may be assigned or duties may change based on business needs.

LEVEL OF SUPERVISION:
- Supervises Delivery

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- Minimum 2 - 3 years related delivery experience.
- DOT licensed driver
- Prior delivery supervision and employee management experience preferred
- Knowledge of delivery operations, distribution legalities and employee management

EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATION/FORMAL TRAINING:
- High School diploma
- BS Degree preferred

ESSENTIAL ABILITIES:
- Read, write and understand the English language
- Sense of urgency and self-motivation; ability to work independently
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Computer literacy with ability to learn new computer software programs
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Attention to detail with strong organizational skills
- Excellent customer service skills

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
- Work performed indoors in a climate controlled environment or in a warehouse type facility

Milgard does not tolerate discrimination of any type, and offers equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, natural origin, age, disability or medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other considerations made unlawful by Federal, State or local laws. We believe in providing eligible and qualified employees with opportunities to advance. Milgard is an at-will employer.

If interested, please apply online at https://sjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25204&siteid=5224&Areq=25269BR