Please enable cookies in your browser to experience all the personalized features of this site, including the ability to apply for a job. The Director of Production, Warehousing, and Logistics will be responsible for directing production, warehousing and logistic activities to assure that Burpee delivers high quality products while maintaining the most efficient product cost structure. This position is responsible for all day-to-day operations, including production, pick/pack fulfillment, warehousing, and shipping of quality products with continuous quality and process improvements to ensure attainment of operational goals, tactics, and priorities that drive business results with a focus on quality. Responsibilities Supervisory Responsibility This position provides direct leadership to all production, warehouse, and logistic teams, and will oversee the day to day operations in Warminster, PA. This position provides both direct and indirect leadership to all operational employees in the Warminster facilities and is also responsible for the performance management and continuous improvement of all employees under their lead. Key Responsibilities Team Leadership: Lead our Production, Pick/Pack, Warehouse, and Logistics. Develop individual and team goals and priorities (KPI's) and motivate your teams to meet or exceed their goals. Manage recruitment and hiring for direct reports, and drive employee retention and job satisfaction for the entire operations team. Be enthusiastically accepted as a leader. Own Operational Excellence: Ensure excellent training, clear guidelines and support for the Operations team. Drive a culture committed to employee experience. Teamwork: Partner cross-functionally with other departments to organize internal resources to drive improvements. Ensure effective feedback loops interdepartmentally. Drive Process: Actively Identify opportunities to streamline and improve operations and support. Develop and roll out best-in-class scalable processes that enhance customer and internal stakeholder experience and improve ongoing organizational efficiency and effectiveness. Own Reporting: Provide a clear view of operations activities and metrics to the full Burpee team. Create reports and dashboards to help your team members succeed. Cost Management: Manage P&L for the operations area. Monitor and control costs. Identify areas and drive initiatives to improve contribution and net margins. Essential Duties Lead, motivate, and support the operations team within a time-sensitive and demanding environment. Leads cross functional collaboration with the functional department managers (retail, DM, planning, procurement, accounting, etc.), to continuously drive best practices and overall operational excellence. Ensure operational environments are brand appropriate (i.e. positive, reassuring, energetic, encouraging, educational and welcoming) Provide daily leadership and support to direct reports throughout our operational areas to ensure the achievement of daily production goals. Ensure that (internal/external) customer expectations are being met / continually improved within in a safe, efficient and cost- effective manner. Leadership over our Freight and Transportation Strategy – evaluating and providing recommendations to support effective cost management and improved service delivery. Manage timely data collection to update operations metrics to achieve productivity targets, reduce cost per unit, eliminate errors, and deliver excellent customer service Develops and maintains procedures for waste reduction, improved efficiency and cost reduction programs relating to assigned manufacturing departments. Safety ambassador to enhance the plant’s safety culture and ensure a safe work environment. Develop, implement, and maintain quality assurance protocols Grow the efficiency of existing organizational processes and procedures to enhance and sustain the organization’s internal capacity Serves as a change agent within depth knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma and Continuous Process Improvement Work effectively with Human Resources and direct reports to maintain a positive employee relations environment. Ensure direct reports are adhering to company policy and administering practices in fair and equitable manner. Create and manage housekeeping program in all manufacturing areas Qualifications Core Competencies Proven ability to influence, coach and train employees through being a positive and consistent communicator. Proven ability to think on the fly and execute quickly to ensure effective and efficient warehousing operations are maintained. Ability to think critically in order to properly analyze people, situations and data in a time- effective manner. Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.