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Distribution Manager - Napoleon, OH

Napoleon, OH, US, 43545

Oldcastle Infrastructure



Job ID:  391619



Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions (OES), a CRH company, has united the Carson®, Christy®, and Synertech® brands to form the largest manufacturer of plastic, polymer, and concrete utility enclosure products serving the municipal water, irrigation, electric, communications, and transportation markets. OES has 11 manufacturing and distribution centers strategically located across the U.S. and Canada.


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Job Summary


Manages and coordinates the Shipping & Receiving workforce to ensure the safe movement of inbound and outbound raw materials and finished product.


Job Responsibilities


  • Ensures delivery schedules are met for customers and materials are received for production.
  • Manages department to achieve DC metrics including but not limited to On Time Delivery %, Days to Order Invoice, Labor Cost/Lb., and Overall Cost/Lb.
  • Collaborates with plant management on the development and execution of long-term shipping and receiving improvement plans.
  • Champions “Open Order Report” to ensure all orders have appropriate shipping dates.
  • Hires and manages the shipping & receiving distribution staff.
  • Monitors performance of the team, and ensures required daily tasks are prioritized and executed.
  • Maintains up-to-date and accurate shipping & receiving data.
  • Coordinates with Maintenance management to ensure that equipment needs and service requirements are planned and effectively communicated to avoid emergency equipment downtime.
  • Manages the department budget.
  • Seeks opportunities to execute continuous process improvement within the Shipping & Receiving department.
  • Develops methods and techniques to improve team efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Ensures that cost and expense related to department operations are managed within established budgets and uncovers opportunities to reduce costs where appropriate.
  • Manages and oversees the performance of all shipping & receiving staff and offers coaching and development opportunities to support professional growth within OES.
  • Ensures all new employees receive necessary safety and technical training to ensure efficient ramp up into maintenance roles.
  • Maintains and Communicates to human resources accurate employee attendance and performance information.
  • Authorizes work schedules for payroll.
  • Approves payroll bi-weekly for Distribution personnel.




  • 2+ years of experience within the role
  • Minimum High school diploma (or equivalent) required, Associates or Bachelors Degree is preferred


Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands


  • This job involves the following physical demands:  Walking, climbing stairs/ladders, standing, climbing, bending, stretching, using hands and fingers to hold, grasp, push, and lift items.
  • Lifting requirements are generally up to 40 pounds maximum.
  • Working at heights above 4 ft. (on ladders and/or platforms) is common.
  • Environmental conditions involve indoor and outdoor work, and in close proximity to very hot equipment.
  • Job responsibilities involve occasional exposure to oil and grease.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions (OES), a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  May 3, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Toledo

Job Segment: Distribution, Chemical Engineer, Manager, Plant Manager, Shipping and Receiving, Operations, Engineering, Management, Manufacturing