Department Manager for Dollar Tree Distribution Center

Dollar Tree
Joliet, IL
Aug 12, 2017
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Job Description

Who said the grass isn't always greener on the other side? We didn't, not at Dollar Tree DC, Joliet, IL!

We are experiencing a tremendous amount of growth and there couldn't be a better time to join our organization! Dollar Tree continues to grow across the United States and Canada, one dollar at a time.

The Department Manager position would be responsible for managing and overseeing up to 25 associates and all related departmental functions for the various departments of the Distribution Center including, Receiving, Order Selection, Shipping and Equipment. Ensuring merchandise is scheduled, received, uploaded, and checked for Receiving; replenished, selected and labeled for Order Selection; scanned loaded and shipped for Shipping, and moved and slotted for Equipment managing and coordinating the receiving, order filling, shipping and operations for a specific shift within the distribution center. An integral part of this position is operating with a high standard of leadership, integrity and quality customer service practices.

Looking for Opportunities to grow? Join our Team!
***Shifts we are looking to fill are 3rd (Sun-Thur. 10pm-6:30am) or 4th (Sat. & Sun along with 2 week days 6am-6:30pm)
***All shifts requires 1 hour of additional preparation time before start & end of each shift time.

Areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to:

• Managing approximately 20-30 associates, while demonstrating strong leadership capabilities!
• Management team at the facility is involved in 90 % of the daily operations.

Some of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position are:
• Five (5) or more years of management experience in a high volume, automated distribution environment preferred.
• Seasonal retail environments are preferred.
• Ability to lead by example, mentor, develop and foster a team environment is essential.
• Ability to understand and demonstrate technical software/equipment and systems.
• Flexibility to work any shift.
• Strong organizational and communication skills.

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Company Description
Dollar Tree Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is the nation's leading operator of single-price-point dollar stores. It is a very exciting time at Dollar Tree since our acquisition of Family Dollar stores, and we are immersed in the excitement of operating 14,000 stores, 22 distribution centers with over $19 billion in sales in North America! And this is just the beginning.

By store count, Dollar Tree is the largest retailer in the United States. As our store count continues to grow (400+ in 2016), so do the needs in the Distribution Centers that serve them. We are looking for creative people to help fuel this growth at our Joliet DC.

Dollar Tree Logistics is committed to providing exceptional service to our stores through continual improvements in operating costs, quality, and safety. By providing solid leadership, superior execution of processes, acting with integrity, and demonstrating teamwork in all that we do, our mission will be accomplished through our most valued asset our associates.

Joliet, IL


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:58:30 PDT