Leads and develops a supervisory team who is responsible for directing all warehouse activities and managing employee teams in warehouse.
Manages and participates in the maintenance of accurate inventories through weekly cycle counts, audits and full physical inventories quarterly (4 annually).
Supervises Warehouse Supervisors and warehouse personnel ensuring the accuracy of filling orders to retail customers, quality of products, managing inventories incoming and outgoing from suppliers, retailers or other sources.
Coaches, train, direct and counsels Warehouse Supervisors on overall performance.
Manages warehouse productivity and monitors progress toward efficiency goals.
Identifies and recommends opportunities for employee development and performance improvements.
Ensures safety and recommends maintenance improvements in warehouse by conducting safety training, accident investigations, and equipment and facility inspections.
Investigates complaints involving such matters as damaged product, wrong product loaded onto trucks, inventory adjustments and variances, delays in shipments, quality product issues; makes necessary adjustments and improvements.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Strong communication skills-verbal, motivation and facilitation of strong working relationships.
Strong supervisory skills in directing and coaching others.
Business Acumen – demonstrates the ability to understand and discriminate between various business related topics and issues.
Change Management – demonstrate the ability to encourage others to seek opportunities for different and innovative approaches to addressing problems and changes.
Coaching and Development – demonstrates the ability to provide guidance and feedback to help others strengthen specific knowledge/skill areas needed to accomplish a task or solve a problem.
Leadership – demonstrates the ability to motivate and guide others to ensure performance in accordance with clear expectations and goals.
Team Building - demonstrates the ability to motivate and guide others to ensure performance in accordance with clear expectations and goals.
Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience.
3 years as Warehouse Worker with Alcoholic beverage or wholesale grocery product.
Valid state motor vehicle operator's license.
Ability to obtain and maintain auto-liability insurance in accordance with State laws.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of logisticians is projected to grow 4 percent from 2019 to 2029, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Job prospects should be best for candidates who have experience using logistical software or doing logistical work for the military.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for logisticians was $76,270 in May 2020.
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