Warehouse Manager

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.
With 6B‚‚¨ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.



Role Summary:

The Warehouse Manager will demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives as they relate to the process of receiving, stocking, picking, delivering, shipping material and international shipments. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet or exceed business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy.¬  Job located in Warrensburg, Missouri.




¬ ¬ Implement the Manufacturing plans as established by the Production Scheduling Operation, specifically to materials availability and associated work orders, utilizing lean processes that will assure highest possible quality products at the lowest possible cost, delivered in accordance to schedule commitments

¬ ¬ Provide leadership in the attainment of goals with respect to safety, quality, cost, utilization, efficiency, on time delivery and compliance.¬  Providing expertise in international shipments.¬  Troubleshooting any issue that may arise in international freight transportation and handle technical details relating to custom regulations and necessary documentation for international shipments. ¬ 

¬ ¬ ¬ Develop necessary business plans to enhance all material requirements; including throughput, labor hours, digitization improvement and accuracy utilizing lean / six sigma tools.¬  Own collection and monitoring of operational data to ensure potential problems are averted and maximizing efficiency.

¬ ¬ Implement process / product improvement programs and provide process method excellence throughout the warehouse organization

¬ ¬ Interface with other internal organizations, customers and vendors to assure requirements of quality, cost and timing are assured including expediting if necessary

¬ ¬ Select, hire, train, develop, and provide ongoing leadership and direction of assigned personnel

¬ ¬ Provide ongoing supervision, accountability and counseling for employees, guiding them in current positions and assisting with career development and training

¬ ¬ Ensure communication of key business / customer issues to employees

¬ ¬ Ensure assigned employees are aware / comply with all GE, government, and customer policies, procedures, rules and regulations where applicable



¬ ¬ Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university

¬ ¬ Minimum of 5 years of experience in a warehouse leadership position


¬ ¬ Desired Characteristics:


¬ ¬ Strong oral and written communication skills

¬ ¬ Strong ability in computer systems.¬  SAP WM module proficiency.

¬ ¬ Ability to develop and motivate a high involvement team through commitment to meeting customer and organizational goals

¬ ¬ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

¬ ¬ Knowledge of warehouse policies and regulations established by businesses, as well as, government and other customers

¬ ¬ Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to identify critical issues

¬ ¬ Knowledge of the disciplines of warehouse management such as production and inventory control, lean / six sigma and standard cost systems.¬  Physical layout experience with warehouse.

¬ ¬ Strong propensity for excelling in a demanding environment



Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package,¬ and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals.¬ ¬ Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and¬ gain professional growth through education,¬ exciting projects and career mobility.¬ ¬ Alstom recognizes¬ your achievements¬ and excellent performance¬ through various¬ performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.¬  Our commitment is to you, the employee.¬ Come work in an¬ environment that is driven by¬ integrity, innovation¬ and visionary thinking.¬  Make the switch to a new track and join Alstom today!¬ 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).¬  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom's Recruiting Department at careers.us@alstom.com (please use "Accommodation Request" as the subject line). ¬ 




Job Type: Experienced

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