Bring your relevant qualification and experience and join this newly created role for a new facility in Lanseria which is a new state-of-the-art H/Q where they have consolidated 5 plants into 1.
Primary purpose: To manage the warehouse, ensuring proper process execution, accurate inventory and a safe and clean warehouse environment.
o Defining the way how goods are stored to achieve maximum warehouse utilization.
o Continuously optimizing the warehouse layout to improve the flow of the goods.
o Identifying non-turning pallets and initiate corresponding measures.
Ensuring accurate inventory
o Ensure proper execution of standard warehouse processes (storage, consolidation, shipping and receiving) and exception handling.
o Organizing warehouse inventory takings .
Maintaining the proper state of the warehouse
o Manage technical equipment and warehouse infrastructure and suppliers.
o Maximize availability of technical equipment and warehouse infrastructue by monitoring maintenance plans.
o Taking appropriate steps should damages happen.
o Schedules pickup, deliveries and repairs for vendors to ensure a smooth operating warehouse (i.e. waste, fuel, forklift, equipment, etc.).
o Ensure a clean state in the warehouse.
o Ensure HSE compliance in the warehouse.
As Warehouse Manager
Leading the Team
o Supervising warehouse associates and ensuring most efficient teamworks possible.
o Assessing training needs of staff and ensuring execution of training.
o Organizing of shift staffing.
o Organizing of external staff to cover absences and workload peaks.
o Ensuring all employees understand and follow company policies and procedures.
o Analyzing optimization potentials.
o Get quotations from and negotiate with suppliers.
Represent warehouse interests
Budget and Controlling
o Determine investment needs (new or replacement).
o Define and initiate measures based on target performance comparison and interpretation of available KPIs.
The position description is not all inclusive and I may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
Location (country, city): Lanseria, Johannesburg
Job Qualification & Experience:
2-year Degree (Associate) in related field or equivalent
Min. 3-5 years of experience in warehousing/supply management
Supervisory experience required, preferably in warehousing
Certified forklift driver and/or trainer
Very good computer skills
Excellent organizational skills
Safety awareness and quality consciousness
Global leader in the plastic packaging solutions industry
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Warehouse Manager, Lanseria – Ref: 1026839-145
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