Logistics Team Leader
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POST DATE 12/7/2019
END DATE 3/7/2020
Parker Hannifin Corporation
JOB DESCRIPTIONOrg Marketing Statement
With annual sales of $14.3 billion in fiscal year 2019, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.
The Value Stream Team Leader will meet with the Value Stream associates regularly. Reflecting on problems, solutions and challenges, thereby creating a culture of continuous improvement. Leads the plant value stream(s) in daily operations and continuous improvements, which include but are not limited to: supply chain, production control, manufacturing priorities and coordination between all shifts in the value stream. Create the basis for continuous improvement and employee empowerment by ensuring that standardized work and processes are followed, needed adjustments are implemented and the area is compliant with safety and 5S requirements. Instill and maintain a positive team atmosphere in the Value Stream(s); hold regular team meetings and assign team member tasks and coordinate support activities form departments outside of the team. Utilize PDCA in conjunction with Tracking Centers and Team Improvement Boards to ensure results. Provide effective cross training for Value Stream associates and backups from other value streams to assure the continuous smooth running of the value stream. Encourage team to stop and fix problems in order to get quality right the first time. Team Leader works with the Group Leader and the Value Stream Team to maintain Team Improvement Boards. A visually controlled environment must be developed to assure no problems are hidden. Assists in fulfilling shipping orders. Receives, processes and arranges for the distribution of inbound materials. Arranges freight services to facilitate shipping and receiving. Creates material movement transactions. Researches freight claims and other potential shipping errors as requested by customers or other support processes.
Responsibility for leading operation of the warehouse and logistics departments. Coordinates the shipping and receiving of goods in accordance with logistical schedules and the expectations of customers. Implements under the direction of the Materials Manager the Parker Lean system and Win Strategy to ensure a safe work environment, drive quality improvements, provide premier customer service, develop a qualified workforce, reduce operating costs, inventories and lead times through continuous improvements. Oversee day-to-day activities to meet daily, monthly, quarterly and annual expectations. Responsible for developing and leading associates and performance assessments of Warehouse & Logistics departments . Responsible for leading all aspects of the logistics value stream under the direction of the Materials Manager to include: associate development, utilization of team consensus to evaluate decisions, ensure rapid implementation of decisions, , employment decisions related to associates Regular and direct interaction with customers, operations team and other support processes is required.
-Bachelor s degree -3- 5 years management or supervisory experience. -1-2 years in a shipping / receiving/ distribution role. -Sufficient background in accounting, PC skills, manufacturing, human resource management and inventory control. -Demonstrated teamwork and teambuilding skills. Ability to assess and develop individual and team skills and capabilities. Able to create and maintain enthusiasm for challenges. Serve as model by promoting safety, new ideas and positive change. -Good written and verbal communication skills. -Experience with LEAN teams or leading LEAN teams is preferred.