Ryder System Cross Dock / Warehouse Manager – Process Driven in Avenel, New Jersey

Position Description

If you are an engaging, charismatic leader who enjoys overcoming challenges, driving analytics, strategic thinking, and can successfully drive culture change, this very well may be the role for you! We’re currently hiring a Cross Dock / Warehouse Manager who is focused on the customer, on their employees, and on their continued career growth.

You will be responsible for leading, guiding, educating and directing your onsite team to be highly effective in a Lean culture as you will have day-to-day responsibility of Cross Dock functions including but not limited to breaking down incoming pallets, managing the process if item coordination for outgoing locations in an ASSEMBLY LINE fashion through conveyer belts systems and pick / pack location labeled items to appropriate pallets for outgoing shipments within set KPI’s which must be met.

If you are an engaging, charismatic leader who enjoys overcoming challenges and can successfully drive culture change, this very well may be the role for you!

Minimum of 6 months warehouse, manufacturing, production Line, or materials management experience required. Bachelor Degree highly preferred.


  • Associates degree or 4 years of related experience is required

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Excel such as keyboard short cuts, creating macros, merge, merge queries, templates, table techniques, and working with images and text

  • Minimum 1 (one) year of supervisory experience required

  • Experience with ground transportation operations including DOT, OSHA and all related safety regulations


  • Bachelor's degree preferred

  • Three to five years experience in logistics, transportation, warehouse or industry related field is preferred

  • Knowledge/Experience in transportation environment (i.e., Shipping, receiving and inventory management, distribution or dispatch preferred)

  • Knowledge of warehouse and or software applications, routing and dispatch software systems preferred

  • Excellent written, verbal and organizational skills preferred


  • Attainment of productivity goals resolving customer issues

  • Quality Assurance Safety Management and reporting New Employee training

  • Employee relations solutions Individual will be working in a dynamic environment focusing on delivery of continuous measurable improvement to the customer

  • Ensure functional area meets all productivity goals and objectives

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-58675

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 2174