Vice President Regional Distribution in Lakeland, Florida, United States
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Vice President Regional Distribution

Lakeland Supply Chain RDC
Lakeland, FL, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time

HCA Healthcare is a national leader in providing modern, culturally competent, patient-centered care, and we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life. 

We are currently looking for an exceptional Vice President of Regional Distribution to join our team at our Lakeland, Florida 700,000 sq ft warehouse. We believe in our team and your ability to help us provide high quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve. 

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package, and growth opportunities. Your benefits include 401(k) with match, PTO, medical, dental, vision, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program, and student loan repayment. In addition to base salary, this position is also eligible for an annual incentive. Incentive measures may include HCA financial performance, line of business financial performance, quality, operational indicators or performance goals. 

Duties include developing long term strategic plans, directing, implementing, training and measuring all current and future areas of the Regional Distribution Center(RDC). Development of business case validations, project plans, operational tools, and the implementation of all current and future project requests related to fulfillment, distribution, and logistics operations at the RDC. This position is additionally responsible for maintaining and improving the current freight management program, safety programs, warehouse security, warehouse facility and infrastructure, capital planning and budgeting, and business continuity (disaster preparedness) for the RDC. implementation and adherence to policies and procedures as well as working with facility personnel to develop and test new best practices for additions or modifications to the operating model.

In addition, this position will be responsible for ongoing development and reengineering of future state supply chain strategies for all areas of responsibility to include warehouse format, distribution network analysis, and warehouse- management and transportation-management systems development and integration. This position is also responsible for the development and execution of formal communications and training programs for supply chain operations within all areas of responsibility.

What you will do in this role:


  • Develop and assist Division Supply Chain leadership to help manage operations to an annual aggregate operating budget.

  • Manage the Regional Distribution Center (RDC) distribution operations, safety, security, disaster recovery and freight management functions utilizing standardized policies, procedures and best practices.

  • Implement and adhere to the global supply chain key performance metrics to ensure operational performance goals are identified and met throughout the RDC.

  • Identify and drive execution of continuous improvement opportunities within supply chain operations based on results of operating and financial performance indicators.

  • Develop and implement information systems solution strategies with IT&S to support distribution operations and other strategic business initiatives.

  • Represent HCA in industry group settings and seek knowledge of supply chain strategies from the industry.

  • Drive and maintain Division executive management support of the Supply Chain organization and its initiatives.

  • Coordinate and analyze the success of annual division audits and ensure that corrective actions are initiated to ensure compliance with Audit and Sarbanes Oxley regulatory requirements.

  • Support Division Supply Chain CEOs in minimizing overall costs and maximizing savings through the implementation of strategic operational and supply cost savings initiatives.

  • Coordinate with Facility Operations to implement, improve, and optimize end-to-end requisition, fulfillment, delivery, and returns processes and systems in support of all HCA operating locations serviced by Regional Distribution Center.


What experience and education is needed for this role:

  • Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years in a regional or global distribution setting to include operational experience developing, setting and implementing distribution center operations

HCA Healthcare is a comprehensive healthcare network where 285,000 people across more than 2,000 sites of care are all committed to creating a positive impact every day. It’s an organization that exists to give people healthier tomorrows. Our scale enables caregivers to deliver great outcomes for patients and gives colleagues unparalleled opportunities to learn and grow. Most importantly, as a part of HCA Healthcare, we’re connected to something bigger, which means more resources, more solutions and more possibilities for everyone who walks through our doors. What matters most to our diverse and talented colleagues is giving people the absolute best healthcare possible. Every day, we seek to raise the bar higher, not just for ourselves, but for healthcare everywhere. 

Service Members and Veterans with experience in the following MOS / AFSC / NCC rates should meet the qualifications for this position: MOS 3043, 92Y, 2S0X1

Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.


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Lakeland Supply Chain RDC
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