Job Title : Warehouse Manager
Location : Coquitlam, BC
Length of Assignment : Full time, Permanent
Salary : Flexible based upon experience
Reporting to the National Warehouse and Distribution Manager, the Warehouse Manager is accountable for ensuring that the Distribution Centre meets customer expectations by supplying the right product, at the expected quality, at the right time.
The Warehouse Manager will do this by strategically planning and managing budgets, processes and labour while working in a fast-
paced environment and making quick decisions to drive continuous improvement and results.
Job Description :
Ensures correct product and volumes are delivered to the customer on time and in saleable condition
Tracks productivity daily in order to meet and exceed the budget targets
Be responsible for warehouse employee hiring, utilization, and turnover mitigation
Develops & establishes systems & process to reduce costs & waste while increasing productivity
Participates in and provides leadership to the Joint Health & Safety committee
Lead continuous improvement efforts
Ensures facilities & equipment are maintained in good working order & ensure the safety & efficiency of the work environment
Negotiation of freight rates
Minimum 4-5 years of managerial experience in a fast-paced, dynamic manufacturing / production warehouse facility; environment
Strong organizational, analytical, and planning skills
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills and ability to effectively manage relationships
Previous experience in people development and leadership
Budgeting / expense management experience
Strong negotiation skills
Strong working knowledge of distribution or warehouse processes or systems
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office programs
If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume.
Please note that while we appreciate all applications, only those being considered will be contacted.