Warehouse Assistant Manager - Receiving





Under the direction of the Inventory Control/Warehouse Manager this position is responsible for overseeing the receiving department.

  • Provide a safe working environment, adhering to Health, Safety and Environmental procedures and ensuring they are understood and practiced by the team at all times
  • Improve warehouse work processes through strategic planning in order to create a more efficient fulfillment system
  • Monitor employee productivity and provide constructive feedback
  • Ensure that all relevant procedures and processes are followed and adhered to in line with the Company’s procedures and requirements
  • Clear communication with production to ensure production needs are met
  • Identify errors and eliminate root cause using robust countermeasures
  • Measure and report the effectiveness of warehousing activities and employee’s performance
  • Manage the warehouse supervisors and direct day to day warehouse activities
  • Manage receipt entry for accuracy
  • Conduct training and certification of forklift operators.
  • Ensure 5S housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary by management.

  • High school diploma or equivalent minimum
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or operations management field a plus
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively execute on decisions in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities in a dynamic business environment
  • High level of organization
  • Strong knowledge of inventory management theories and best practices, especially as they relate to lean manufacturing.
  • Proven experience as warehouse supervisor or similar role
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership skills
  • Good knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Experience with Sage100 or similar inventory management systems is a plus

JOB TYPE:
Full Time

SCHEDULE:

Mon-Fri 7am-3pm 

COMPENSATION:

Based on experience.