Company: Ace Hardware
Posted on: May 12, 2022
We are now hiring an OPERATIONS manager
Ace Hardware Corporation is a retailer-owned cooperative of more
than 5,000 independent Ace stores in all 50 states, and 70
countries, with 15 Distribution Centers throughout North America.
Ace's distribution network is one of the cornerstones of the
corporation's success. By utilizing advanced technology and an
integrated team approach at our distribution centers nationwide,
we're able to consistently deliver one of the highest service
levels in the industry to our retailers. This commitment to
excellence carries through to each employee at our Distribution
Ace is a place for you to have a long-term career you can be truly
proud of with competitive pay, promotional opportunities, and
comprehensive benefits for you and your family. Ace Hardware
Distribution Centers are where team players collaborate to support
amazing retailers be the most helpful hardware stores on the
We have an exciting opportunity for an Operations Manager at our
newest start up Distribution Center (DC) located in Visalia, CA. As
a member of the Senior Management team, the Operations Manager will
be responsible to oversee and direct distribution center
operational teams to maximize safety, quality, productivity and
employee relations. Areas of responsibility could include but not
limited to Safety, Outbound, Inbound, Inventory, Data, Customer
Service and Profiling. The Operations Manager will have direct
reports and will be responsible for providing leadership, vision,
insight and motivation within their areas of responsibility. In
addition to managing a team, the Operations Manager will also
develop and implement short and long term plans for all departments
in accordance with Ace objectives and strategic plans and is
responsible for the warehouse's success.
Our COMMITTED investment in you:
Compensation: Competitive based on your experience with bonus
Benefits: Support yourself and your family with Ace subsidized
medical coverage, dental, vision, prescription drug coverage, and
flexible spending accounts. Ace provides employees and their
families with life insurance, short term and long-term disability,
optional Accident and Critical illness coverage, and Adoption
Paid Time Off: Accrued vacation, paid holiday and holiday worked
Financial Security (401K): Company match plus lucrative additional
Employee Merchandise Discounts: Purchase products from the
warehouse at a generous discounted rate.
Tuition Reimbursement: Pursue your educational and long-term career
dreams through our tuition reimbursement program. Reimbursement up
to $5,250 for all passing grades!
Long-term Career Opportunities: Many of our leaders started with
Ace looking for a job, just like you, but found long-term career
opportunities at our 15 Distribution Centers across the country and
our Corporate Headquarters. Our company is growing and we would
love to have you grow with us!
- Lead, support and encourage Ace Values: Winning, Excellence,
Love, Integrity, Gratitude, Humility and Teamwork.
- Oversee activities directly related to warehouse operations,
utilizing Lean tools and methodologies.
- Establish and implement departmental policies, goals,
objectives, and procedures, conferring with senior leadership,
staff members, and others within the organization as
- Review financial statements and reports, and other performance
data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine
areas needing cost reduction and program improvement.
- Determine staffing requirements, along with conducting and/or
overseeing the interview process. Make hiring decisions and oversee
training of new employees.
- Provide guidance and direction to subordinates, including
setting performance standards and monitoring performance. Plan and
direct activities of others.
- Create developmental opportunities for direct reports, as well
as their subordinates.
- Establish processes to ensure the highest quality and most
efficient deliveries to Ace retailers.
- Actively pursue succession planning for self and
- Flexible to deal with issues that arise outside of normal
- Other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.
- Minimum 2 years related experience preferably in the field of
- Demonstrated knowledge of productivity measurement tools
- Preferred working knowledge of Ace policies and procedures
- Previous experience managing exempt level
- Successful management experience involving multiple areas of
responsibility with Distribution
Come along with us to serve a purpose and take pride in enabling
independent stores owners to compete and grow as they execute our
ultimate goal of being Helpful within their communities.
We want to hear from you!
When most people think of career opportunities with Ace Hardware,
they often think of the helpful cashiers and sales associates at
their local store. However, have you also considered the people
behind the scenes who select, promote, ship and process the
invoices for more than 75,000 products? Maybe you haven't, but we'd
like you to. Because together we help our customers take care of
their homes. Come find out why a career with the Ace Hardware
Corporation is one of America's best kept secrets.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Ace Hardware Corporation and its subsidiaries are committed to a
policy of promoting equal employment opportunities. The company
recognizes the importance of diversity and leveraging the skills
and talents of all people to the mutual advantage of each
individual and the organization. The company is committed to the
prevention of employment discrimination related to race, religion,
color, sex (including sexual harassment), gender identity, national
origin, age, marital status, disability and military or veteran
status, sexual orientation or any other action covered by federal
or applicable state/local laws. Associated topics: cultivate,
fertilize, forklift, lawn, manufacture, mow, plant management,
production management, scanner, watering
Keywords: Ace Hardware, Visalia , Operations Manager, Executive , Visalia, California
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