Operations Manager

Pioneer Materials West   Gypsum, CO   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
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Posted on May 8, 2020

Operations Manager

Launch your career with Pioneer Materials West in Gypsum, CO and discover opportunities for growth and advancement.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Inventory & Purchasing Management

  • Maintain appropriate inventory levels in the yard, controlling shrinkage and damaged inventory
  • Oversee monthly cycle counting and close out procedures
  • Understand the financial operations of volume-buy and selling, profit margins, and P & L statements

Safety & Warehouse Operations

  • Oversee that all delivery personnel adhere to OSHA and GMS policies while working in the warehouse and at the jobsite
  • Perform weekly and monthly GMS management safety reviews in collaboration with the Safety Manager
  • Oversee the cleanliness and maintenance of warehouse and yard areas

Dispatch & Delivery

  • Responsible for full-cycle delivery management by removing any damaged materials, ensuring orders are stocked correctly and checked off by the appropriate manger
  • Maintain open and clear lines of communication with customers at all times, informing them of any issues related to their order & delivery if they should arise
  • Monitor delivery of materials from other yards to coordinate with agreed upon “Drop Dead” time


  • Identify and coordinate daily activities of all team members; inspire your team to achieve desired results in productivity, teamwork, safety, quality, and job knowledge
  • Collaborate across departments to drive optimal productivity; foster an environment in which diverse backgrounds are respected and valued
  • Ensure performance plans are set, maintained, and continuously improved; generate creative solutions to identify improvements in processes
  • Maintain level of service requirements throughout the process


  • 4 year degree preferred or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years of successful working experience in operational management
  • Effective team player and leader with strong communication skills
  • Experience in and knowledge of construction industry and building materials strongly preferred
  • Distribution experience required

Company Benefits:                                                                                            

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid holidays & vacation days   
  • Competitive compensation

Launch your career with a national building materials distributor and discover opportunities for growth and advancement. Our people have the independence and authority to make a difference. We invest in relationships, and every person is important. Our highest priority is serving others. We passionately pursue a safe work environment along with a relentless focus on operational excellence. We believe you can never go wrong doing the right thing.