879194 LHI Supervisor Pharmacy Operations La Crosse WI

Improve the lives of others while doing your life's best work.SM

LHI Supervisor Pharmacy Operations - La Crosse, WI (879194)

Position Description

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.  

You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.  And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum - a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

Assist Distribution Operations Center (DOC) Manager with daily warehouse operations, planning and implementation to ensure all production standards are met.  The Warehouse Supervisor will be responsible for the overall performance, productivity and development of DOC staff and well as lead inventory and procurement efforts for warehouse locations.   

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the oversight of warehouse operations within the DOC including Shipping, Receiving, Inventory Management, Procurement and Supply Chain Management.
  • Lead Procurement efforts and proactively consult with business on upcoming needs, as applicable
  • Management of inventory across multiple warehouse locations
  • Promote process improvement and implement lean six sigma practices.
  • Supervise daily shift(s) work activities of DOC warehouse staff.  Allocate labor resources across all shifts to ensure daily production and contract requirements are met.
  • Establish, implement and monitor work performance metrics for all DOC staff.
  • Develop and maintain SOPs, work instructions, and process documents.
  • Responsible for training and development of warehouse staff across all functional areas.
  • Assist with performance counseling and timesheet management of DOC staff.
  • Motivate and promote a positive work environment for all DOC staff.

The statements listed above are not intended to be all inclusive of the duties and responsibilities of the position.  Based on leadership decisions and business needs, all other duties as assigned will be expected for each position.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a warehouse environment

  • Minimum of 2+ years of supervisory or leadership role demonstrating the ability to lead and direct others to achieve or exceed individual and organizational goals and objectives

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)

  • Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft Office programs such as Microsoft Excel (general navigation, data entry and sorting data in columns), Microsoft Word (creating and editing documents) and Microsoft Outlook (email and calendar)

  • Knowledge of safety standards in a warehouse environment

Preferred Qualifications:


  • 5+ years of experience in a warehouse environment
  • Forklift certification
  • Knowledge of cold chain management
  • Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma
  • Knowledge of ISO 9000 principles
  • Database experience
  • National Career Readiness Certificate

Soft Skills:

  • Possess strong organizational skills and knowledge of inventory management and processes.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Demonstrate time management skills and the ability to prioritize daily work tasks and forecasted business objectives.

  • Ability to analyze and resolve moderate to high level problems.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.

  • Ability to adapt to changing business requirements.

  • Effectively lead a team to meet business objectives while promoting a positive work environment.

  • Ability to work on your feet all day and lift-up to 35 pounds on regular basis.

  • Promote UHG, OptumServe, LHI Culture.

Careers with LHI. Our focus is simple. We’re innovators in cost - effective health care management. And when you join our team, you’ll be a partner in impacting the lives of our customers, and employees. We’ve joined OptumHealth, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the health system work better for everyone. We’re located on the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wis., with a satellite office in Chicago and remote employees throughout the United States. We’re supported by a national network of more than 25,000 medical and dental providers. Simply put, together we work toward a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Our team members are selected for their dedication and mission - driven focus. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life’s best work.SM 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: Supervisor, Warehouse, La Crosse, WI

  • Requisition Number879194
  • Job TitleLHI Supervisor Pharmacy Operations - La Crosse, WI
  • Job FamilyAdmin Support Services
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • La Crosse, WI
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelManager
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 25 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt