Warehouse Manager - Store 4347 in Schaumburg, IL at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

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Job Description

Job Description

Summary: The Pro Warehouse Manager directs warehousing activities for organization by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

•         Ninety percent of time spent directly managing 5 or more team members in warehouse and delivery.

•         Carries out management responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.

•         Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training associates; planning, assigning and directing work; conducting performance appraisals and recommending pay increases; recommending rewards, conducting associate counseling and disciplinary actions, addressing complaints and resolving problems when possible.

•         Responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of this unit.

•         Instills and maintains a customer service oriented philosophy in all conduct of self and subordinates.

•         Confers with customers and department heads to evaluate, promote and provide improved and expanded services in the area.

•         Develops plans for efficient use of resources (materials, equipment and associates).

•         Follows operational procedures for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of materials and keeping warehouse inventory current.

•         Makes recommendations for improvements to procedures.

•         Inspects physical condition of warehouse and equipment, including delivery vehicles.

•         Ensures repairs are made and submits requisitions for replacement of equipment if needed.

•         Confers with department heads to ensure coordination of warehouse activities with activities of other functions such as production, sales, records control, purchasing and human resources.

•         Participates in planning personnel safety, training and building protection activities.

•         Ensures safety procedures are followed and makes recommendations regarding safety issues.

Seniority Level

Mid-Senior level


•         Logistics & Supply Chain

•         Automotive

•         Retail

Employment Type


Job Functions

•         Management

•         Manufacturing