Warehouse Operations Manager, Clearance Required

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Sterling, Virginia

REQ#: RQ92179

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Supports customer logistics requirements through the analysis, organization, planning, and administration of various phases of day-to-day order fulfillment and distribution center operations.

This management role coordinates the day to day operations of a distribution center who serves government customers.  Operational oversight includes all functional areas from materials receiving/storage, order fulfillment, and inventory control activities. 

Oversee end-to-end physical order fulfilment operation across three fulfillment buildings. 

Control flow of merchandise through warehouse to maximize throughput and productivity.

Manage communications with Order Planning, Transportation, and customer liaison teams.

Coordinates staffing and resource planning for 50+ employees across a multi-shift operation. 

Monitor staff levels to ensure flow of merchandise through the Distribution Center to meet deadlines and reassign resources to meet program demands.

Effectively lead, educate, and develop staff by utilizing key performance indicators that enhance performance and achieve individual and company-wide goals. 

Coach, Counsel, and train direct reports as well as distribution center team.

Creates, implements, and maintains a comprehensive training program. Ensure employees receive sufficient and appropriate training related to operational changes and enhancements.

Develop, implement, and manage key performance indicators.

Application of LEAN and continuous improvement policies to increase operational efficiency

Produces reports and metrics for external and internal use.


BS/BA in Supply Chain or Operations Management, or similar business discipline.


5+ years’ experience managing a fast-paced, multi-shift warehouse

Knowledge of automated material handling equipment and systems

Warehouse Management System and RF experience, JDA WMS preferred

Knowledge of both government and commercial operations preferred

Demonstrated leadership ability, with the ability to engage and motivate others

Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

Good reasoning, conflict-management, and analytical and problem-solving skills

Knowledge of OSHA and safety regulations

Willingness and ability to obtain a Secret clearance





We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.