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You might hire a warehouse manager to:

  • Hire and manage employees in your warehouse

  • Train warehouse staff on best practices

  • Track inventory in a computerized management system

  • Motivate warehouse employees to hit or exceed their productivity targets

  • Ensure goods are received and shipped according to schedule
  • Confirm that strict safety and security standards are being met




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Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Experience in a warehouse role managing hourly employees
Associate’s degree (or equivalent) in logistics or supply chain management
Proficiency with warehouse procedures and policies
Proficiency with SCM+ for warehouses
Excellent problem-solving skills and leadership qualities
License to operate a forklift
Ability to work collaboratively with all levels of company staff
Ability to communicate in more than one language
Ability to deliver effective feedback, both written and verbal