Operations Manager - Warehouse & Distribution Centre - NZ

1 week agoAuckland, New Zealand

As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better. Plus, we have an award-winning culture and were recently named one of the World's Best Workplace by Fortune!

As an Operations Manager - Warehouse and Distribution Centre, you will partner with a high performing team and broader business to deliver product availability and exceptional outcomes for internal and external customers whilst supporting profitable growth.


  • People - Build a high performing DC & kit assembly teams through regular feedback, coaching and development
  • Cost - Manage direct and indirect operating costs
  • Collaboration -Take responsibility as a leader within the Operations group for the New Zealand business
  • Service - Oversee and support processing of all DC functions, loan kit orders and operational tasks to ensure customers receive the correct products on time
  • Quality - Support compliance to documented procedures, implement preventative measures to avoid the reoccurrence of raised CAPA's, NC's and Errors through the quality management system by performing root cause analysis
  • Continuous Improvement - develop, plan and execute continuous improvement projects

Critical Requirements

  • Previous experience in distribution, warehousing or operations
  • Involvement in a high volume product line environment
  • Quality management techniques in particular ISO environment
  • Experience in supervising a team of professionals and operating effectively as part of a team with accountability for business results
  • Computer skills on purchasing and warehouse modules of JD Edwards and basic Microsoft office functions
  • Good communications skills to deal with staff, internal and external customers and suppliers
  • Ability to work autonomously and complete tasks to high level of accuracy
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and work under pressure to meet client deadlines


A career with Stryker will push and challenge you, providing growth opportunities and the prospects to advance your career. For driven high achievers, you will be working with committed, like-minded people, giving you the support to reach your full potential!

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About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.

We are proud to be named one of the World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

Client-provided location(s): Auckland, New Zealand
Job ID: Stryker_Combined-VuMhSMZcLG74

Perks and Benefits

  • Professional Development
    • Fellowship Program
    • Associate Training Program
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Mentor Program
    • Promote From Within
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Sabbatical
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation
    • Volunteer Time Off
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Work-From-Home Stipend
    • Holiday Events
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Company Outings
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Snacks
    • Happy Hours
    • Casual Dress
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
    • Home Office Stipend
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
  • Health and Wellness
    • On-Site Gym
    • Wellness Program
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Insurance
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • HSA
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Fertility Benefits
    • Family Support Resources
    • Onsite/nearby childcare
    • FSA
  • Financial and Retirement
    • Financial Counseling
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Performance Bonus
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Company Equity
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • 401(K)

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