Distribution Manager

We are looking for a responsible and highly motivated Distribution Manager to manage our warehouse and logistic operations.

Location: Richfield, OH

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Warehouse Management
    • Recruiting and hiring of warehouse personnel
    • Develop and implement training paths for warehouse team development
    • Create, document and implement best practice policies and processes to improve safety and performance across the company
    • Oversee the management of all company warehouses
    • Ensure that all warehouse and logistics functions operate in compliance with all legal safety standards
    • Responsible for hardware, supplies and parts inventories
    • Responsible for all regulatory filings, licenses and insurance requirements
  • Logistics and Shipping Management
    • Schedule/coordinate site inspections prior to equipment deliveries
    • Coordinate the shipping and delivery of equipment to end customers, between branches, and to/from leasing companies and wholesalers
    • Work with managers and sales reps to schedule equipment deliveries for all branches
    • Ensure all pre-delivery procedures are followed
    • Improve shipping and logistics processes
    • Oversees the negotiation of rates and contracts with shipping and logistics providers
  • Shop Management
    • Coordinate set-up of machines
  • Cost Savings Programs
    • Manage cost savings programs such as Canon PYPP, parts recycling, and parts rebuilds

Experience and Requirements:

  • High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate)
  • Experience with E-automat is a plus, however not a requirement
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office product group, particularly Excel and Outlook.
  • Minimum 5 years prior of leadership experience in distribution
  • Knowledge of regulations relating to logistics and safety, including but not limited to physical plant, transportation and requirements for handling hazardous materials


Travel within assigned area is required.  Additional travel may occur outside of assigned area to attend training classes, special project assignment, and visitations to our current office and/or warehouse locations.

DPS Benefits:

  • Medical and Dental Benefits
  • 401(k) plan
  • Holiday and Vacation pay