Supply Chain Manager in Goleta, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Goleta, CA
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  • Pay Rate
    $85000.0 - $110000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager. The Supply Chain Manager is responsible for Procurement, Planning, and Inventory Control. In addition this individual will directly manage the Shipping and Receiving Operation and in all capacities report to the CEO. The successful candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience in Supply Chain activities in a complex manufacturing environment. More importantly, this individual must be driven by the idea if continuous improvement, have the vision to identify improvement opportunities and the personality style to execute projects within a team environment. Experience with ERP implementation projects is also preferable.


  • Responsible for strategic supplier relationships and strategies.
  • Manage Production Planning and Purchasing teams.
  • Successfully achieve delivery performance, inventory control and working capital objectives.
  • Identify areas for operational improvement, propose corrective actions and lead approved projects to achieve results.
  • Active participation of overseeing shipping and receiving activities to ensure policies and procedures are followed by the team, as well as, all shipping and receiving are done in an accurate and timely manner
  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment
  • Collaborate with other managers to optimize processes
  • Resolve issues regarding shipped orders
  • Ensure compliance to legal regulations and company policies, including shipping/receiving procedures for hazardous materials.
  • Team management: scheduling, approving time-off requests, performance reviews, hiring, disciplinary actions, and monitoring overtime
  • Directing work of staff
  • Responsible for the efficient flow of the Supply Chain process.
  • Manage all important documents, including for import and export (advanced shipping notices, pick slips, RMA’s, bills of lading, etc.)
  • Ensure the accurate and timely execution of the supply chain processes and proper operation of associated systems


  • Minimum 10 years experience in Supply Chain Management, including purchasing, demand/operations planning, inventory control, shipping/receiving, data integrity and continuous improvement.
  • Solid knowledge of supply chain concepts, processes and procedures
  • Knowledgeable in Customs operations
  • Strong Computer skills especially Excel, ERP systems and MS Office
  • Demonstrate strong leadership and process oriented thinking; experience in directing and evaluating subordinates, excellent organizational and communication skills and demonstrated ability to execute projects with multi-functional teams.
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Management experience in a Union environment a plus


Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management or Operations Management

APICS Certification


Medical, Dental, Vision, Life & Disability, Critical Illness, Flexible Spending Account, 401-(k), 'EAP" (Employee Assistance Program), 12 Paid Holidays, Generous PTO allowance,

Compensation: 94k to 150k per year, DOE

Volt Workforce Solutions Is An Equal Opportunity Employer