Warehouse Manager

Warehouse Manager [Arleta, CA]

Join us at Chemical Strategies, Inc.! We are seeking an action-oriented hands on individual to be in a full-time position that is responsible for managing, overseeing and being actively involved in various functions within the chemical warehouse and office.


About the Company

Chemical Strategies, Inc. is an industry leading chemical distributor, supply management company, and third-party logistics provider. We specialize in providing a full range of chemicals and associated materials in all packages, sizes and grades. Our customers include private high technology companies in industries that include Aerospace, Defense Contracting, R&D and Semiconductor manufacturing.


Essential Functions

The Warehouse Manager must be driven, organized and a good problem solver while managing warehouse personnel with:

  • Shipping
  • Receiving
  • Inventory control
  • Enforcement of Safety Standards
  • Labeling
  • Quality Control
  • Enforcement of Company Policies and Procedures


Responsibilities

  • The Candidate must take pride in their work, be a forward thinker, self-starter and capable of a high level of multitasking
  • Manage a team of warehouse personnel including planning, assigning and directing work
  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, and training employees as well as rewarding, disciplining, addressing complaints and resolving problems with direction from upper management
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with employees and enforce company policies and procedures on a daily basis
  • Ensure high level of customer service and on-time delivery of quality products
  • Perform shipping and receiving duties
  • May be assigned facilities maintenance duties as needed
  • Organize warehouse and work area for orderliness, cleanliness, safety, and efficiency at all times
  • Wear the proper safety equipment and clothing
  • Communicate daily with customer service reps at main office via email and/or phone
  • Perform Stockroom Clerk duties
  • Label and/or down pack products
  • Ensure proper storage of products
  • Unload trucks and safely move product via forklift if necessary
  • Manage personnel of Hazardous Materials handling and enforce safety standards
  • Read work orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed
  • Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed via appropriate computer program
  • Assist in counting physical inventory


Skills

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Customer service a priority
  • Hardworking and dependable team player
  • Documentation skills
  • Inventory Control
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects and multitask
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Organizational skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanor a must
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing


Required Experience

* 3 to 5 years warehouse management experience

* Understands quality control and assurance on a daily basis

* Ability to demonstrate the highest level of honesty, integrity and respect for all employees

* Must be able to pass Security/Background check

* Must have own transportation to work

* Valid CA driver’s license a must

* Forklift certified


Desired Experience

* Knowledge of Chemicals a plus

* Hazmat training a plus

* Military experience a plus

* Bachelor's Degree a plus


Located in Arleta, CA.


Full-time, salaried position. Salary range $40,000 to $50,000 annually depending on experience and education.


Full benefit package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Sick & Vacation Time), plus 401k and company match.


  • If all qualifications are met, please submit COVER LETTER and RESUME to jobs@chemicalstrategies.com.