Operations Manager (3rd shift)

Operations Manager (3rd?shift) ? Minooka, IL

Lanter Delivery Systems (LDS) is currently seeking a 3rd?shift Operations Manager to help manage nightly operations of our Minooka, IL dock.? This key individual will work closely with dock employees and customers to ensure on-time, error-free deliveries. ??


Lanter Delivery Systems (LDS) is a multi-regional logistics company and a leader in overnight, unattended delivery of auto and agricultural parts from Customer?s distribution centers to dealer locations.? Our customers include most major U.S. automakers and agricultural equipment manufacturers including; GM, Ford, Chrysler, John Deere, Cummins, Case New Holland and many more. Lanter guarantees shipments that are placed in the late afternoon will be delivered next morning by 8:00AM. Come be a part of a growing team!


Job Title:?Operations Manager

Position Type:?Full-time

Location:?Minooka, IL

Hours:?Monday ? Friday 6PM ? 4AM


Job Responsibilities of the Operations Manager:

  • Maintain receiving and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing programs, operational, and personnel policies and procedures

  • Achieve customer satisfaction by managing dock operations to excellence in on-time, error free deliveries

  • Develop reports for customers, transportation companies, and District Manager

  • Safeguard cross dock operations and contents by establishing and monitoring safety and security procedures and protocols

  • Work with transportation companies to achieve on-time, accurate deliveries

  • Recruit, select, train, and schedule cross dock staff, as well as coach, counsel, and discipline employee

  • Lead and participates in process improvement initiatives

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Five (5) years? transportation/supply chain/warehouse management experience required

  • Experience working in a cross dock environment preferred

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Degree in business, supply chain, or transportation preferred

  • Ability to work with high level of professionalism with customers and transportation companies

  • Knowledge of computer systems such as; Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), Outlook, Red Prairie, etc.

LDS is financially sound and growing and offers a full benefits package after 90 days of employment. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, STD, LTD, and 401K with company match. Come see what a career with Lanter can do for you!


Lanter Delivery Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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