Company: Ace Hardware
Posted on: May 12, 2022
We are now hiring a Logistics 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 distributions 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 a Logistics Manager at our
newest start up distribution center in Visalia, CA. As the
Logistics Manager, you will manage the Retail Support Center
traffic department in a manner that is efficient and profitable,
while providing ACE retailers superior transportation service.
Provide staff with the leadership and direction required to meet
goals and objectives for the traffic department as well as for the
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.
Responsible for planning, implementing and controlling products,
goods and services to meet the needs of ACE retailers.
Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, or
Responsible for the maintenance of reports, process documentation,
customer service logs, and training and safety records.
Direct outbound logistics operations, such as transportation or
warehouse activities, safety performance, or logistics quality
Negotiate with suppliers or customers to improve supply chain
efficiency or sustainability.
Negotiate transportation rates or services.
Responsible for meeting and/or exceeding all financial goals for
the department. Analyze the financial impact of proposed logistics
changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or mixes,
Maintain compliance with all federal, state and Department of
Transportation (D.O.T.) rules and regulations and driver
Maintain positive driver and staff employee relations.
Manage and oversee private fleet of tractors and trailers executing
deliveries out of the Retail Support Center.
Responsible for the safety of the department and security of people
and resources, accident investigations and loss prevention.
Ensure carrier compliance with company policies or procedures for
product transit or delivery.
Responsible for optimal route structure and implementation, routing
systems, demand planning, and overall logistics support.
Serve as the focal point for the administration and oversight of
the logistics process as well as tactical interactions with
suppliers. This will include benchmarking, negotiating and managing
third party vendor contracts and service levels.
Other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree or related field or equivalent professional
experience. Load/freight management/ brokering experience.
- Proven management experience in a distribution/traffic
- Must be flexible and able to respond to driver inquiries
outside the normal workday.
- Ability to analyze and logistically manage a fleet of
- Thorough knowledge of Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)
rules and regulations.
- Profit and loss and financial analysis skills.
- Overage, shortage and damaged claims experience.
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: analyst,
director, inventory control, lead, logistics manager, shift
supervisor, supply chain, representative, warehouse analyst,
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