Warehouse Manager

Date: Sep 16, 2023

Location: Chelmsford, MA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 8640


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The Warehouse Manager will manage all aspects of warehousing and material movement throughout the Chelmsford facility: shipping, receiving, cycle counting, material flow and housekeeping.  This role will play a key role in our Lean transformation from a material flow standpoint.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Responsible for all tactical aspects of material flow both inbound and outbound; as well as material flows that support build plans and internal Kanban’s.
•    Drives daily execution of tactical activities; responsible for Gemba standup tiered metrics and related problem solving.
•    Develops/Coaches and mentors’ direct reports; works to implement cross training principles to ensure flexible work staff.
•    Assists plant in leading projects to improve material flow, development of internal Kanban’s and supermarkets.
•    Works closely with the Sr Material Manager to develop standards that are measurable
•    Creates standard work for all tactical functions; ensures “one best way” that is documented and deployed with the team.
•    Works to ensure ILMS principles are planned and executed in accordance with managerial expectations.
•    Develops a space for every part process; ensures we have resources for storage of raw material and semi-finished goods inventories.
•    Acts as escalation resource for matters related to material flow and movement; internal and external as required.
•    Drives process and problem solving around management of material cycle counting
•    Ensures 5S practices are embedded and sustained in the daily standard work for all material flow functions.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Batchelor’s Degree preferred
•    5-10 years’ experience in a Supply Chain or Continuous Improvement role
•    SAP experience strongly preferred
•    Strong communication and attention to details

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements



☒ Office/Professional        ☒ Plant/Manufacturing    ☐ Remote/Field     ☐ Laboratory



Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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