Warehouse Manager

  • Idaho Falls, ID
  • Full-time

Company Description

Idahoan Foods is located in the heart of the Intermountain Region of the Pacific Northwest. Our company is fast-paced, but our community has maintained the slower pace of life with plenty of outdoor recreation; we are just a couple hours from Yellowstone National Park, Grand Targhee Resort and Sun Valley.

Idahoan Foods is hiring a Warehouse Manager in our Idaho Falls Facility. This is a salary level position and compensation with be determined by experience and education. 

Job Description

The primary responsibility of the Warehouse Manager is to direct and manage the warehouse staff, for the shipping, receiving and storage of goods, while ensuring that it conforms to Company and regulatory standards.

Qualifications

1. Operations Management:

Oversees daily operations to include employee safety, housekeeping, inventory management and labor productivity. This includes accurate record keeping, bar code inventory audits and physical counts and building and equipment maintenance.

2. Compliance: Maintains the warehouse facility and documentation to comply with third party audits, regulatory agencies and company reports. 
3. Safety and Training: Ensures a safe work environment by emphasizing safety through example and training. Encourages continued employee improvement through both training and teamwork. 
4. Policies and Procedures: Enforces, recommends, implements and follows Company policies and procedures. Conducts employee evaluations focusing on compliance and performance metrics.

Alignment with Core Values of the Company
• Respect & Value Our People
• Stay in Front of Change While Reducing Costs
• Delight our Customers
• Food Quality & Safety

Professional Qualifications/Required Skills of the Position
Education and/or Experience: Associate’s Degree from an accredited college and two years warehouse experience or six years warehouse experience. Supervisory experience is required. Bachelor Degree is highly desirable, but not required.
Language Skills: Exhibits effective reading, written and verbal communication skills, excellent telephone skills, and thorough knowledge of grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Possesses the ability to effectively communicate to small groups to ensure that the warehouse employees meet or exceed company standards.
Computer Skills: Proficient is using Microsoft applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Ability to function on company ERP system within warehouse and shipping modules.
Reasoning Ability: Demonstrates the self-confidence and maturity to make decisions and solve problems with minimal direction. Organized and able to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.
Interpersonal Skills: Team player, flexible and accepts changing assignments and accountabilities.
Work Environment: The position is located in a warehouse in a food manufacturing plant. The time distribution between the warehouse floor and office will be determined by the warehouse manager’s ability to meet or exceed the company requirements for quality, labor performance and cost metrics. With a less seasoned staff, the manager will be expected to spend the majority of their time working with the employees and less office time.

Additional Information

Idahoan Foods, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state, or local law.