Careers

Oriental Weavers, the world’s largest carpets and related raw materials producer, seeks talented candidates to join our professional, fast-paced working environment. We’re looking for highly-motivated individuals at all career levels with a passion for business, a knack for detail, a team-oriented mentality, and a strong desire to deliver world-class service to international and local clients alike.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their applications using the form below or by direct email to hr@orientalweavers.com. Kindly note that telephone inquiries are not welcome.

We regret that due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Available positions

  • Logistics Manager

    Job Description:

    Plan, direct, and monitor all activities related to inventory control, storage, shipping, and receiving so that the organization has access to the inputs, materials, goods, and services it needs for its current and future operations.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Establish and monitor specific supply chain based performance measurement systems
    • Create policies or procedures for logistics activities
    • Plan or implement material flow management systems to meet floor requirements
    • Train department personnel in roles or responsibilities regarding global logistics strategies
    •  Maintain metrics, reports, process documentation, customer service logs, or training or safety
    • Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, imports or exports, or customer issues
    • Monitor product import or export processes to ensure compliance with regulatory or legal requirements
    • Negotiate transportation rates or services
    • Supervise the work of logistics specialists, planners, or schedulers
    • Making decisions, solving problems, analyzing information and evaluating results in order to choose the best solutions and solve problems
    • Developing and building teams, encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members
    • Monitor processes, materials, or surroundings, in addition to monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems
    • Evaluating and utilizing relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards

    Required Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Proficient in standard business office software
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Fluency in written and verbal English
    • Proven ability to think independently and handle multiple projects through to completion
    • Record of successfully collaborating with and influencing senior management and peers
    • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage staff
    • Demonstrated independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, analytical ability and professional demeanor
    • Able to make effective presentations to diverse groups
    • Able to perform financial calculations and create and manage budgets
    • Knowledge of laws, legal codes, and government regulations related to domestic transportation and import/export compliance
    • Knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices and the analysis and reporting of financial data

    Qualifications:

    • Education: Bachelor’s Degree Required
    • Overall Experience: 15+ Years of experience in Logistics and Management

    Apply Now

  • Warehouse Manager

    Job Description:

    The Warehouse Manager will be responsible for managing the daily operations and personnel and will be responsible for ensuring schedules are maintained safely. The Warehouse Manager will also be responsible for providing materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, warehousing, and distribution services in addition to supervising staff.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Ownership of the handling, storage and distribution of products to the end consumer
    • Oversees the warehouse and palletizer operations; including the safety, quality, continuous improvement, P & L, budgeting, inventory control, and fleet operations within those functional areas.
    • Develop and execute Lean or Six Sigma principals as they apply to manufacturing operations.
    • Convey a deep emphasis on employee engagement through shift hand-off practices and shift start-up communications.
    • Strong execution and focus on safety is required.
    • Coach and develop leaders and team members to successful results, including identifying training and development needs.
    • Determine staffing needs to meet workload requirements and manage day to day budget and forecasts
    • Effectively manage warehouse utilization and resolve exceptions to daily operation
    • Maintain contingency plans for time sensitive operations (unscheduled absentees, customer issues, systems malfunctions, inventory exceptions, transport equipment issues)
    • Develop strong partnerships with plant management, planning, transportation, quality and inventory control through daily meetings
    • Collaborate with peers across the company to share best practices and maintain compliance
    • Develop, maintain, and confirm processes are run in accordance with SOPs and other documentation and best practices
    • Ensure quality service to consumers by exceeding customer shipping requirements within the established time frame, and by communicating to internal contacts any issues that may impact customers

    Required Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Strong computer skills, including Word, Excel PowerPoint and business management software (SAP preferred) and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
    • Proven leadership skills, coaching and developing leaders and employees
    • Demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement such as achieving metrics. Experience with the development and execution of TPM, LEAN, and Six Sigma principals required
    • Strong communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with frontline employees, peers, and executives
    • Ability to drive positive change in both processes and systems and culture
    • Strong internal and external customer focus with great follow-up

    Qualifications:

    • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business or relevant field
    • Experience: 5+ years of supply chain experience, including warehouse and inventory experience

    Apply Now

Apply Now

To apply for an open position, please complete the form below and submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting your background, your interest in the position and how you can contribute to Oriental Weavers. Please make certain that your CV includes all relevant contact information.

Due to the volume of inquiries we receive, kindly note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Your CV may be in .RTF, .DOC, .DOCX or .PDF format. Please paste your cover letter into the space provided below. We will send you a copy of your application materials as confirmation of receipt.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Position for Which You Are Applying

Upload CV

Cover Letter