Warehouse Manager - Industrial Products Distributor 9/2/2016

distributor of industrial products Bronx, NY

Company
distributor of industrial products
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29516484
AJE Ref #
576077832
Location
Bronx, NY
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Growing industrial products distributor is looking to add a Warehouse Manager to their team. Ideal candidate will have least 5+ years of warehouse management experience within a manufacturing environment, strong interpersonal and communication skills, strong computer skills, planning and organizational skills, ability to develop standard operating procedures, and strong problem solving skills.

Duties:

Directs and coordinates activities concerned with materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, distribution and warehousing operations. Supervises and Trains assigned staff on inventory policies and procedures. Exercises, directs, and ensures a safe work environment in the warehouse area at all times. Coordinates work schedules to ensure timely and effective completion of projects and to ensure timely and efficient delivery of materials. Determines space requirements and coordinates timing of incoming and outgoing shipments. Inspects unloading and loading operations to ensure efficiency and compliance with shipping and receiving specifications.

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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

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Leads Warehouse operations through consistent product availability, warehouse productivity, inventory program, asset preservation and reliability, and cost reduction while consistently meeting and exceeding quality assurance standards

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Build people capability through effective employee relations, hiring, training, and communication for both management and front-line hourly personnel

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Understands and achieves performance standards including Best Practices, safety and regulatory management

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Aligns team agenda with Operating Plan objectives

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Develops others by training frontline employees - setting expectations, providing feedback and recognizing and rewarding good performance

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Complies with warehousing Best Practices, material handling, and shipping requirements by enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
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Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
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Controls inventory levels by conducting physical counts; reconciling with data storage system.
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Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement.
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Develops key metrics to access, measure in control warehousing activity.
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Completes warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
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Maintains warehouse staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
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Maintains warehouse staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
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Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed initiating corrective actions as needed.
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Running shift with safety and efficiency as priorities
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Inspects and manages material handling equipment