Operations Manager, Outbound

  • McKesson
  • Roseville, CA, United States
  • Jan 29, 2018
Full time Business Development Distribution-Shipping Executive General Business Health Care Management Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Job Description

McKesson is seeking an Operations Manager for their brand new build in Roseville, CA!

The Operations Manager will be responsible for hiring his or her team of 75-80 people. 

Full Time! Excellent competitive pay + benefits DOE. McKesson provides a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+ years operational experience including 5+ years managerial experience


  • 4-year degree or equivalent experience

Critical Skills

  • Distribution experience 
  • Understanding of and some experience with P&L management
  • Experience Leading exempt employees
  • Must be a strong leader, with experience leading a large team to achieve goals and experience enhancing or building positive culture
  • Demonstrated experience developing others (either adding new skills, or mentoring toward a promotion)
  • Demonstrated experience identifying areas of opportunity and execution of process improvements to drive operational efficiencies
  • Demonstrated Safety Compliance such as Lock Out/Tag Processes, Emergency Evacuation Processes, leading safety team meetings, filing incident reports and overall Leadership of safety practices and processes
  • Significant experience with workflow planning 
  • Excellent communication skills

Position Description

  • Responsible for the operational activities of a variety of functional departments, distribution center(s), or facility(ies). 
  • Reviews and analyzes reports, records and directives, and confers with managers/ supervisors to obtain data required for planning activities, such as new commitments, status of work in progress, and problems encountered.  
  • May be responsible for one or more of the following activities related to the receiving, storing, and/ or shipping of materials or finished goods. 
  • May be responsible for ensuring materials are received from proper vendors, delivered to inventory and finished goods, are available to meet production schedules, packaged according to specification and shipped in a timely manner. 
  • Ensures the security and accountability of materials and goods with inventory control.  
  • May evaluate current procedures and practices for accomplishing department objectives and develop and implement improved procedures and practices. 
  • Gives work direction, resolves problems, and sets deadlines to ensure timely completion of work. Monitors and analyzes costs and prepares budgets

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to operate and carry a laptop
  • Ability to walk and stand in a warehouse/distribution center environment
  • Ability to tolerate varying temperatures and noise
Facility Information of Note
  • Brand New Build - Go Live Date of June 1
  • 310,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Automation 
  • 3 Shifts
  • 24/5 Operating Schedule
  • 150-160 Employees Planned



Natasha Glynn

Team B