Warehouse Manager

  • Location: Edmonton
  • Posting Date: July 15, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 687483
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Warehouse Manager

Edmonton, AB.

Our client, has seen tremendous growth over the last few years due to their specialty offering and incredible level of service. Due to their tremendous growth, they have asked Sean Baker of MacDonald Search Group to assist them with the recruit for a Warehouse Manager to oversee the tactical daily activities of their Edmonton, Alberta warehouse.

In this role, you will be expected to be in the trench’s everyday, managing and supervising a team of people to operate a high-volume, multi-shift, food grade distribution operation, with a very dynamic inventory and large assortment of products. You will have full responsibility for the facility to lead, coach and direct your team in the functions of receiving, storage, order picking, and shipping.
Responsibilities:
  • Managing wide variety inventory of goods with high daily volumes of outbound orders
  • Performing continuous improvement activities where possible to reduce order cycle times, increase productivity, and improve overall efficiency of the warehouse.
  • Motivate your team and build a culture where people will enjoy coming to work.
  • Planning and managing through fluctuations in business based on seasonality
  • Ensure industry safety and health standards are followed
We are looking for an experienced individual comfortable being on the floor, working alongside their team.
Requirements:
  • Post-Secondary education or industry certification is an asset
  • 5+ years management experience in a fast-paced warehouse
  • Previous work within a food or beverage grade facility is preferred
  • Experience working in an environment of many SKU’s
  • Solid leadership and management skills of a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Above average time management and organization skills
  • Ability to analyze and provide results
  • Experience managing off-site additional storage locations is an added benefit
We are looking for someone with a track record of leadership. A distribution professional that really understands the importance of accuracy and ensuring process is followed each and every time.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume to Sean Baker at sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com and ensure the subject line of your email reads: Warehouse Manager – Edmonton