Warehouse Manager

Bear Communications - Birmingham, AL (30+ days ago)2.9

Warehouse Manager

Why join the Bear family? We offer an exciting, challenging and dynamic work environment. Bear Communications is committed to the pursuit of growth and use of innovative technologies to improve our company and increase our service offerings. We envision a future where our company is the number one communications provider in the region.

Why else? We offer an inclusive benefits package for all full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision. Plus paid training, company vehicle, competitive salary, and 3 weeks paid vacation within your first year of employment!

And…we are looking for a Warehouse Manager who can be a hands on supervisor that coordinates and/or performs the receiving and material handling responsibilities in the warehouse.

Job Summary:
The manager will be responsible for the completion of inventory cycle counts and accuracy, back-order filling, as well as the movement of materials in and out of the facility including the coordination of freight movement and carrier selection. This candidate will work to manage within budgeted goals and provides leadership, guidance and training in all warehouse functional areas, including shipping, receiving, warehousing, cycle counting, and material handling as well as equipment, software, and company policies and procedures. Processes transactions utilizing manual and/orRF technology and/or by identifying items on a paper pick ticket according to bin location, part number, and/or description, or other method used within facility.

Manage, oversee, supervise and participate in storeroom operations
Approve requisitions, analyzes work orders, etc.
Operate forklift
Supervise computer operations
Brief staff on materials to be loaded or on assembly of items to be delivered
Check with staff for changes that could affect delivery schedule; make schedule adjustments as needed
Review paperwork from deliveries to determine if additional work requirements will occur
Check documents for thoroughness and completeness and prepare additional documentation when necessary
Initiate all requests for replenishment of stock
Oversee the receipt and dispersal of materials entering or leaving warehouse; help handlers with this task when required
Take periodic inventories and participate in monthly inventory program
Perform related tasks as required
Experience in the telecommunications industry
General knowledge of modern warehouse and inventory practices
Familiar with all types of materials and parts required for OSP Cable Installations a plus but not required
Knowledgeable of the applicable standard grades and qualities of equipment, materials and supplies used in warehousing
Capable in preparing and maintaining accurate records
Able to plan and supervise the work of others
Skilled with establishing and continuing good working relationships with associates
Proficient in preparing reports and upholding accurate records
Well versed in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and other basic computer functions
Bear is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.