About the Role
We are looking for an organized warehouse assistant to supervise the receipt, dispatching and storage of merchandise in our warehouse. The warehouse manager will oversee picking, storage, receiving, dispatching, security, maintenance, sanitation and administrative functions. You will oversee, train, evaluate and reward staff. You will ensure the maintenance of company assets.
To ensure success you need to multitask effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, and perform your duties in a manner that maximizes profits. Top applicants are dedicated, competent and have strong leadership skills.
Warehouse Manager Responsibilities:
Overseeing receiving, warehousing and distribution operations of a fire protection company
Implementing operational policies and procedures.
Implementing and overseeing security operations.
Ensuring effective and safe use of warehouse equipment.
Ensuring safety of staff.
Motivating and disciplining staff.
Maintaining documentation and keeping accurate records of warehouse activities.
Maintaining awareness and knowledge of condition and location of fleet vehicles.
Assisting with deliveries where required.
Warehouse Manager Requirements:
5+ years warehouse management experience.
Excellent understanding of warehouse management procedures.
Proficient knowledge of inventory and inventory controls.
Valid drivers' license.
Ability to operate forklift effectively.
Proficient computer skills.
Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal.
Outstanding leadership, organizational, multitasking and problem-solving skills.
Strong people skills.
Available to work extended hours.
Our warehouse manager will need to be able to operate in an open-air environment subject to outside weather conditions as loading and unloading material will cause outside temperatures to affect the warehouse environment.
This position will require someone who is hands on and able to physically move, stack and organize our fire protection equipment.
Great candidates will be hard workers with a focus on safety.
This position is a lead role and warehouse manager will be expected to take ownership of all warehouse operations without any supervision.