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P61681:Ops Manager - Hub

FedEx Ground
United States, Connecticut, Middletown
June 24, 2022

350449 BR


Ops Manager - Hub

Job Summary

This is a frontline manager position that supports the Fed Ex Ground (FXG) Safety Above All Culture and manages specific day-to-day operations and an assigned staff. Responsible for ensuring safe and efficient package sortation through the management of Package Handlers. The Operations Manager may also manage administrative employees and functions and ensures administrative processes are compliant with FXG policies and procedures and governmental regulations.

Position Type

Full time

Employee Type

Non-Exempt

Essential Functions

Serves as a champion for FXG's Safety Above All Culture and supports all related initiatives * Management responsibilities include, but are not limited to: hiring, terminations, coaching, training, recognition and rewards, performance evaluation and management, discipline, addressing employee concerns and staff productivity * Plans, organizes, staffs, directs and controls specific day-to-day operations * Responsible for assigning and managing employees to ensure the safe and efficient sortation of packages through the facility, minimizing operational cost and maximizing operational quality, including the movement, tracking and administration of trailers (in conjunction with the linehaul department as applicable) * Analyzes operational performance through direct observation, interpretation of reports and collaboration with others. Determines opportunities for improvement of key metrics and executes action plans to achieve results * Leads daily employee and/or planning meetings to ensure workforce communication and understanding of operational updates and daily goals; Includes communication and public speaking to small and large audiences on a regular basis * Participates in the development of and responsible for administering company employee relations strategies, including maintaining the confidentiality of such material and matters * Participates in the development of and responsible for administering company safety strategies and programs * Investigates, resolves and/or escalates customer service issues, as appropriate * Responsible for training new employees regarding job duties and performance expectations and ensuring compliance with FXG policies, procedures and other training requirements, including but not limited to training related to quality assurance, SWAK, hazardous materials, Video Event Data Recorder (VEDR) coaching, and dock safety * Mentors and develops critical skill sets for new and/or less-experienced Operations Managers * Adapts quickly to change to meet dynamic business needs; Displays flexibility and appropriate sense of urgency, while leading and engaging employees in a positive and professional manner

Minimum Education

High school diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree preferred.

Minimum Experience

* Six (6) months experience required in the following areas: package handler at Fed Ex Ground, fast-paced environment (retail, hospitality, fulfillment center, warehouse, dock, or stock room/stock functions), military experience with honorable discharge or supervisory experience.
* In lieu of experience, certification program or Associate's Degree in related area or 2+ years of college courses towards a degree
* Bachelor's Degree (preferred).

Required Skills, Abilities and / or Licensure

Ability to inspire a shared vision and empower and motivate a team * Demonstrated ability to build professional rapport, effectively lead a team and positively influence diverse groups * Proven ability to apply sound business judgment to establish and accomplish goals * Verbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with various audience levels and group sizes * Ability to effectively provide employees instruction on process and practice * Ability to read, interpret and draw conclusions from numerical data and written information * Software skills, including use of Microsoft Office software and web-based applications * Ability to maintain a working knowledge of relevant technology-based projects, including various devices and computer- based applications * Ability to mentor, coach and act as a knowledge resource to other employees.

% of Travel for the Position

0-25%

Address

49 Fed Ex Drive

City

Middletown

State

Connecticut

Zip Code

06457

Search Engine Description

Warehouse & Distribution

Domicile Location

FXG-US/USA/P062/Middletown Hub

Domicile Location Name

Middletown Hub

Region

Eastern Region

District

Northeast District

EEO Statement

Fed Ex Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce

EEO Statement

Fed Ex Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce

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