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Distribution Planning Lead 3rd Shift

Date: Nov 29, 2018

Location: McDonough, GA, US, 30253

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 88142 


Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands; Ray-ban, Oakley and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; Lenscrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

To support our global business, Luxottica operates multiple manufacturing and logistics facilities across North America to support our retail stores and wholesale customers.



The Materials Handler II provides the workflow to the operations team. The Materials Handler II works closely with the management team to hold operations accountable for productivity, accuracy, and process. The Materials Handler II is also responsible root cause analysis for any orders that do not ship within the desired lead time.


  • Releases work/orders to the floor based on priorities given from leadership.
  • Analyzes error log, resolves issues and reports out issues that cannot be resolved.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves issues to ensure on time shipping and delivery.
  • Investigates inventory discrepancy for root cause.
  • Helps coach and train new associates.
  • Works closely with leadership team to expedite high priority orders and ensure accuracy.
  • Analyzes WIP report to ensure orders are released in a timely manner and follows up with operations team to make sure they ship on time.
  • Acts as the subject matter expert for WIP report.
  • Releases replenishments and works with operations team to ensure staffing is appropriate.
  • Creates sense of urgency for the team in order to meet forecasted requirements.
  • Completes projects as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years relevant work experience
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, written)
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint
  • Ability to work flexible hours and overtime as requested by leadership
  • Ability to interact professionally with all levels of personnel
  • Self-Starter; team player


  • Associate’s degree (Supply Chain, Logistics, Business, Economics, Engineering, Information Systems)
  • SAP experience


Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.


 Distribution; Logistics 

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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