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Manager, Shipping

Requisition ID:  69251
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Ventura County (3125)

Simi Valley, CA, United States, 93063


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 10,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


Job Designation

The Shipping and Receiving Manager directs the activities and employees who ship and receive supplies, materials and equipment.  Ensures the effective and efficient operation, of the broad functional area to control the flow of goods and regulates warehouse space in accordance with established policies and procedures.   

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Effectively manages and develops staff for the Shipping and Receiving Function and oversees the related activities
  • Ensures the effectiveness of operating procedures, space utilization, and maintenance and protection of facilities and equipment
  • Identifies roadblocks and inefficiencies in business processes and makes improvements to ensure requirements are met efficiently
  • Confirms the Shipping and Receiving Function has sufficient resources, skills and capabilities in place to meet objectives
  • Monitors and reports on key metrics and performance indicators to enable the accurate and timely monitoring of objectives
  • Ensures general safety, compliance with relevant legislation, regulations and company requirements
  • Leads and directs work for team of employees as defined by business needs
  • Manages staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education:  Post-Secondary Degree in related field or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectation
Certifications :  Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field
Years Experience :  7 - 10 years of relevant experience 

  • Extensive experience in shipping and receiving management and a successful track record with leading employees
  • Solid experience in recognizing and solving complex and challenging problems from established operating procedures and/or scientific methods
  • Selects and uses applicable methods, procedures and standards to meet targets independently
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal skills to drive tasks to completion 
  • Solid experience in Microsoft Office and database management tools


This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

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