Warehouse Manager - Construction Products

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: November 20, 2020
  • Job Order ID: 427868
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Warehouse Manager – Construction Products

Our client distributes a range of industrial products for use in industrial applications to residential, commercial and institutional construction. They have asked Sean Baker of Lock Search Group to assist them with the recruit for a Warehouse Manager to oversee the back half of their branch operations in Calgary, AB.

In this role, you will be expected to be in the trench’s everyday working with a small team of people to operate a mid size warehouse, with a very dynamic inventory and a large assortment of sku’s. Working closely with the Branch Manager you will be responsible to lead, coach and direct your team in the functions of receiving, storage, order fulfillment, returns management, shipping and deliveries.
Responsibilities:
  • Leading your team of 3 to carry out all activities in the warehouse and yard
  • Someone who really believes in being part of a team
  • Performing continuous improvement activities where possible to reduce order cycle times, increase productivity, reduce damage and improve overall efficiency of the warehouse.
  • Facilitating the delivery of goods to customers using company owned trucks and a driver
  • Planning and managing through fluctuations in business based on seasonality and client projects
  • 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 of supervisory experience in a fast paced and dynamic warehouse environment
  • Experience with manual warehouse process, this facility does not use RF or barcoding.
  • 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
If you have been responsible for adding value to your employer, driving out costs or increasing productivity, we want to know who you are.

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