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Warehouse Automation Senior Manager

Job title: Warehouse Automation Senior Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Selangor
Sector:
Salary: RM15,000 - RM25,000 per month
Contact name: Afif Kamal
Contact email: afif.kamal@ellwoodconsulting.com.my
Published: about 2 months ago

Job description

​About our client

This company is a renowned global retailer with an extensive presence throughout Asia. In addition to its physical stores, it boasts a robust online platform offering a wide array of products ranging from FMCG, sports, and electronics to home improvement. With nearly two decades of industry experience, the company has garnered numerous awards and accolades, underscoring its market penetration and impressive track record.

About the role

The role involves evaluating warehouse processes for automation, implementing automation systems, managing projects, maintenance, and support. It requires training staff, ensuring safety compliance, cost management, and collaboration with IT and other departments. Skills include technical proficiency in programming, automation systems and project management.

Your responsibilities

  • Ability to evaluate current warehouse processes, research suitable automation technologies, and make recommendations based on specific needs and goals.

  • Proficiency in planning and executing automation system implementations, collaborating with vendors, and ensuring seamless integration with existing warehouse infrastructure.

  • Skills in developing and managing project plans, coordinating cross-functional teams, and ensuring successful execution of automation initiatives.

  • Maintenance and Support: Capability to establish proactive maintenance programs, implement preventive maintenance schedules, and promptly address issues to ensure optimal performance of automation systems.

  • Training and Development: Ability to provide training programs for warehouse staff on the proper use, maintenance, and troubleshooting of automation systems, along with developing training materials to support ongoing skill development.

You will have

  • 7 - 10 year’s overall warehouse automation experience

  • In-depth understanding of warehouse automation technologies, such as conveyor systems, robotic systems, automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS), and warehouse management systems (WMS).

  • Proficiency in programming languages relevant to automation systems, such as Python, Java, or other scripting languages.

  • Data Analysis: Ability to analyze data generated by automated systems to identify trends, bottlenecks, risk assessment, and opportunities for improvement.

  • Project Management: Skills in planning and executing automation projects, including setting timelines, resource allocation, working with cross-functional teams and managing budgets.

  • Supply Chain Understanding: Deep understanding of warehouse and supply chain operations, regulation and standard, logistics, and industry best practices.

If you are seeking to join a collaborative team and are prepared to assume significant team responsibilities, this opportunity is tailored for you.

Interested candidates, APPLY today or email your comprehensive resume/CV to afif.kamal@ellwoodconsulting.com.my

Kindly note that only successful or shortlisted candidates will be contacted via WhatsApp, phone call, or email.

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