Warehouse Foreman

Permanent position, Southside location, Positive and high-performance work culture.

Manpower is currently seeking a Warehouse Manager for a permanent position based on the South side of Brisbane. Our client specialises within the Building Supplies industry and currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated Warehouse Manager to join their team. You will have the opportunity to work within a thriving company known for Manufacturing and supplying a diverse range of products.

As the Warehouse Manager you will be reporting directly to the Operations Manager. You will be responsible for managing the day to day warehouse operations, you will also be required to mentor, coach and develop your team, while maintaining the high-performance team culture.

You should have the natural ability to manage and maintain strong working relationships both internally and externally.

To be successful in this role you must have proven leadership skills, be highly motivated and ideally have experience working with the building supplies industry.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee warehouse operations
  • Managing warehouse staff (team of 7-10)
  • Lead the warehouse team to maximise efficiency levels and service
  • Proven experience operating 6tonne forklift
  • Highly skilled operating container unloader forklift
  • Regular inventory control activities
  • Maintain and develop the organisational culture, values and market reputation
  • Monitor and measure performance and provide direct feedback to employees and management
  • Accurate recording of stock - conducting regular stock takes
  • Direct and lead your team to achieve established targets
  • Implementing system improvements, continuous improvement opportunities
  • Liaise with suppliers, clients and internal departments as required
  • Managing and developing relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Maintaining a high level of employee safety

Skills and Experience required:

  • Proven experience working within Warehouse environment - Timber experience highly regarded
  • Experience working as a Warehouse Foreman/Manager
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working within a leadership / management position
  • Ability to analyse data and understand warehouse requirements
  • Strong working knowledge of WH&S legislation
  • Strong ERP knowledge and understanding of dispatch planning and scheduling
  • Proven ability to manage the Warehouse teams performance to improve efficiencies
  • Strong problem-solving skills and organisational capabilities
  • The ability to deliver high levels of customer service

How to Apply

If the above sounds like you, please submit a current Resume and a detailed cover letter.

For further information please contact Kristie at Manpower on: 3407 3125

Thank you in advance for your application.

Please note that only suitable applicants will be contacted regarding this role.

21/07/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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