Kansas City Southern Railway Warehouse Supervisor in Kansas City, Missouri

Warehouse Supervisor

Tracking Code

219606-021

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Manage day to day activities for a 24/7 operation of the Knoche Mechanical materials warehouse which include: Supervision of up to 5 Warehouse Materials Handlers, scheduling, assigning tasks, coaching, counseling and disciplining as required to ensure achievement of goals. Manage $2 million in Mechanical Inventory Ordering, receiving, delivering mechanical parts to the Knoche locomotive and car shops as well as outlying locations in the Midwest Division. Use of the ISM (Infor) and SAP systems for analysis of inventory usage levels. Control inventory through analysis of usage and conducting physical inventories Develop forecasts of material usage which impact Company spend. Safeguard warehouse operations and content by establishing and monitoring security procedures. Handling of material cores and warranty.

JOB DUTIES:

  • Manage day to day activities for a 24/7 operation of the Knoche Mechanical materials warehouse;

  • Analyze inventory levels and implement and maintain reporting tools in support of Mechanical Department;

  • Develop forecasts of material usage which impact Company spend through utilization of SAP and ISM systems;

  • Develop and maintain budget for Knoche Warehouse payroll and operating expenses;

  • Exemplify KCS Vision, Values, and Culture in each and every interaction with team, clients, and stakeholders.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field;

  • 6 years experience managing in a warehouse environment;

  • or equivalent combination of education and experience.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

Experience in dealing with mechanical parts for locomotives and freight cars.

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer/Veteran/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular