Distribution Center - Operations Manager Engineeri
Posted on: November 26, 2022
As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members
worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading
Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families
discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is
woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively
live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop
talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target
team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we
value, and how we work. It's how we care, grow, and win
Target Global Supply Chain and Logistics is evolving at an
incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how we get the right
product to the right guest even better, faster and more cost
effectively than before. We are becoming more intelligent,
automated and algorithmic in our decision-making, enabling us to
deliver the convenience and immediate gratification guests' demand
and deserve - whether they shop in stores or on Target.com. We are
on a mission to win decisively over any competitor, with a seamless
and superior guest service experience unlike any they can offer.
Our teams work with the agility our mission requires, and we
constantly come together to implement new solutions and processes
in record time.
A role in Supply ChainEngineering and Facilities means being on the
very front lines of getting product to the guest as fast as
possible-a critical differentiator and one of the most essential
functions within supply chain. We are metrics masters, data geeks,
testers, triers, course-correctors and askers of the all-important
question "What if ... ?". Your specific expertise-whether it's
people, process, technology, or data-will be felt well beyond the
boundaries of the Supply Chain organization, positively impacting
Target team members and guests alike.
About the job:
As an Engineering & Facilities Maintenance Operations Manager, you
will enable high performance of the supply chain facility by
fostering a reliability-centered maintenance culture within your
team that ensures high equipment availability and success for the
operation of the supply chain facility. You will provide strong
leadership to your Maintenance Technicians, Utility Attendants and
Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Software Technicians, and will
cultivate a sense of urgency and quality focus. You will deliver
solutions for challenging problems, work with building leaders to
optimize use of material handling equipment, manage external
contractors, be on call for emergencies, handle multiple projects
and daily activities, and meet tough timelines. You will develop a
continuous improvement ethic in your team by following a daily
process that is data driven and focused on root cause elimination.
You will improve the reliability of the system through ownership in
defect handling, breakdown elimination and planning and scheduling.
You will collaborate with the other department leaders to
accomplish engineering and maintenance departmental goals.
You will be responsible for the leadership & development, coaching,
and performance management of the team. This includes providing
frequent constructive and critical feedback on work quality to
enhance individual performance, providing guidance and direction to
help them and the department achieve goals, and administering
performance management and reviews. You will oversee all onboarding
and completion of required training for new hires and support
overall continued enhancement of the team's capability. It's
expected that you develop and maintain positive working
relationships across all levels of the organization.
You will own accuracy and timeliness of performance metrics within
your shift and will develop and communicate shift hand-offs to
ensure continuity of maintenance efforts within the whole
Engineering & Facilities team. You will develop work plans for
emergency repair of critical assets and will oversee the escalation
process in the midst of downtime incidents. You will act as an
ambassador for safety within the team and promote safe working
across the site by eliminating potential equipment safety hazards.
This includes ensuring team commitment to all safety procedures
(Lock Out/Tag Out, Arc Flash, etc.) and use of Personal Protective
Equipment (PPE) while maintaining equipment. You will conduct
safety investigations and incident after action reviews to
determine root causes.
You will manage the overall health, reliability, and life cycle
management for all of the site commodities (material handling
equipment, lighting, power distribution, backup generators, fire
suppression and notification systems, balers, compactors,
compressors, dock doors, HVAC, Over The Road (OTR) trailer fleet,
Powered Industrial Truck fleet). You will approve financial
expenditures for parts within corporate guidelines and will
validate the quality of work performed by external contractors for
repairs or projects. You will ensure data integrity and adherence
to Asset Management standards. You will oversee all onboarding and
completion of required training for new hires and support overall
continued enhancement of the team's capability. It's expected that
you develop and maintain positive working relationships across all
levels of the organization.
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job
description. Job duties may change at any time due to business
You will be a self-starter, possessing the ability to manage
multiple complex projects and tasks simultaneously . You will need
to set and adjust priorities of work, and inject an appropriate
sense of urgency in resolving problems that hinder product flow.
Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
- 4- year degree in Engineering or related fields, or equivalent
- Previous supervisory experience in a team-oriented
- Ability to read, interpret, and effectively communicate
necessary policies and procedures to
- Ability to manage, lead, and influence others on a team while
prioritizing multiple projects
- Experience with multi-contractor management
- Self-motivated and customer-centric
- Excellent PC competency
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified
sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the
application process upon your request as required to comply with
applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in
this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or
Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at
1-800-440-0680 for additional information.
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