Danaher Corporation Warehouse Project Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina
Danaher Company Description
KaVo Kerr is a cohesive organization comprised of two global leaders, united to provide dental excellence and serve as a single premier partner for the dental community. KaVo Kerr operates with a common vision inspiring and helping our customers, their patients and our own associates realize their potential. KaVo Kerr offers solutions for endodontics, restoratives, treatment units, infection prevention, imaging, rotary and instruments
POSITION SUMMARY The Warehouse Project Specialist is responsible for assisting with special projects in the warehouse to include organization of parts storage, changes and upgrades to warehouse infrastructure, and development of processes to maintain inventory management and flow. Additionally, the Warehouse Project Specialist will assist in development and implementation of standard work in the Shipping, Receiving and Distribution departments to support improvements in quality, on-time delivery, profitability, productivity and growth achieving objectives in the Shipping, Receiving, and Distribution.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Provides input to creating strategic vision and lead tactical project to implement the vision within various operational cells. * Support site as a Subject Matter Expert on proper warehousing processes. * Responsible for the overall Safety, Quality, Delivery and Productivity for assigned projects. * Assist in the formulation of departmental long range and short-term objectives, plans, and programs consistent with corporate objectives, plans and programs for assigned projects. * Participates and/or leads continuous improvement events in assigned area. * In conjunction with cross functional resources, develops optimum capacity, efficiency, and profitability through the upgrading and modernization of facilities and equipment and improvements in manufacturing systems. * Develops and implements standard work documentation and work flow or tasks and cells within warehouse departments. * Partner with Safety Manager on Forklift training program implementation and employee training * Develops and implements tactical material flow and inventory controls. * Assure company compliance with quality, regulatory and safety directives. * Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: * High School Diploma or GED Required * 5 plus years of either Distribution or Warehouse experience/knowledge from end to end * 2 plus years of experience leading teams * 1 plus year of experience using an MRP system * Must have an understanding of how to manage a project from concept to execution * Ability and willingness to learn to use powered industry * Must be willing and able to be trained/certified to drive fork lift and pallet jacks * Demonstrated ability using Microsoft office suite including Excel, Work, Power Point
Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor’s Degree * Trained/certified to drive fork lift and pallet jacks * Demonstrated ability to implement project improvements – strongly preferred * 8 year progressive responsibility in warehouse operations * Subject matter expert on end to end warehouse procedures * Inventory control experience * SAP experience * Demonstrated ability to think critically to accurately analyze collected data and make appropriate recommendations * Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate across all levels * Ability to work in matrix environment
Kavo Dental Technologies LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #144 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Organization: KaVo Kerr
Job Function: Supply Chain & Logistics
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-NC-Charlotte
Req ID: KAV002449