JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Position is a working management position. In addition to the responsibilities listed below, the manager will perform daily tasks and transactions but not limited to in support of shipping, receiving, and releasing materials
*Coordinates incoming and outgoing shipping activities
*Organize and assign work: instruct, guide and otherwise assist employees in warehouse
*Select freight carrier based on load info and delivery requirements. Determine best and
most economical method of transport available to facilitate delivery of product to consignee
*Contact carriers to coordinate freight pick-up, providing all load info. Track shipments
through to delivery, as required.
*Prepares warehouse storage layout plans
*Takes and oversees regular or special physical inventories as directed
*Instructs and trains personnel to perform work assignments efficiently and effectively
*Work with Sales department with scheduling shipments
*Inspect equipment, tools, and machinery regularly, and oversee general maintenance as needed
*Meet regularly with warehouse leads to review, analyze, and develop actionable plans for productivity and loss prevention
*Support all departments when receiving and delivering packages
*Verifies items received/being shipped by checking information, Inspecting condition of
items, compare and count/measure against packing list
*Operate motorized/manual material handling equipment
*Communicate daily with team members and management about operational procedures
*Associates/Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience; Logistics, Business, Engineering Technical/Functional Skills
*Ability to use technology to streamline procedures and tasks.
*Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
*Strong computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft NAV a plus
*Ability to lift, push or pull up to 50 lbs.
*Able to operate forklift
Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security
procedures and protocols.
*Ability to support overtime work hours when required
*Work independently to achieve goals, determine solutions, and direct others.