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2nd shift Ops Manager - $1000 SIGN ON BONUS

Date: May 4, 2021

Location: Elkhart, IN, US

Company: MSC Industrial Supply

Build a better career with MSC. 
Serving customer and community starts with the very best people doing their very best work. That is precisely what we have at MSC Industrial Supply Co., a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. Watch HERE to find out why you should work at MSC and join us as we continue to build a diverse and inclusive workplace. 

Requisition ID : 7123 

Employment Type : Full Time         

Job Category : Warehouse / Distribution                                             

Work Location :  Elkhart, IN (Whse) 

State or Province : Indiana (US-IN)     

Potential Work Location : United States : Indiana : Elkhart 




  • Manages multiple departments and daily workflow to ensure optimum service levels are maintained.
  • Oversees service levels to ensure delivery trucks depart on time and as scheduled.
  • Works with Facilities Management to make sure maintenance issues are addressed in an efficient manner.
  • Interacts with Goods In and Goods Out managers to ensure department objectives are met.
  • Conducts meetings with supervisory team to foster communication and discuss improvement opportunities.
  • Attends cross-functional meetings to ensure consistent communication and address any associate concerns.
  • Analyzes Goods-Out and Goods-In procedures and processes and identifies improvement opportunities.
  • Monitors and ensures that CFC security procedures are being adhered to.
  • Shares “best practices” with other CFCs.
  • Promotes safe work practices.
  • Ensures completion of all necessary paperwork.
  • Ensures timely completion of bi-weekly payroll information.
  • Operates basic and advanced warehouse vehicles.  Identifies any equipment training needs & ensures equipment safety compliance.
  • Works in conjunction with Facilities Management to gain understanding and improve diagnostic knowledge of conveyor controls throughout the CFC.
  • Ensures consistent evaluation of spend-a-day candidates and monitors their progress.
  • Assists with the budget process.
  • Ensures Overtime and Operational costs remain within budget.
  • Performs all duties inherent in the role of MSC manager as defined in the MSC code of conduct including hiring, termination, review and development of associates.
  • Implements and fosters the Safety Culture alongside the Global Safety department through direct input, participation and resource management.
  • Develops local leadership team goals regarding safety metrics and support the achievement of those goals.
  • Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission.
  • In order to meet customer service requirements, associates can be temporarily re-assigned to other warehouse functions.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.




  • High school diploma or the equivalent required.
  • Minimum of five years job-related experience required.




  • Knowledge of computers required.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Good working knowledge of the distribution process required.









  • Bending to lift items from the floor and racks required.
  • Lifting items between 25 and 50 pounds required.
  • Ability to operate at heights up to 50 feet required.
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time required.




  • Position may require a valid states driver’s license.

Why MSC  
People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions. 

We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

Equal Opportunity Statement 
At MSC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and our associates without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or any category protected by applicable law.                    


Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend