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Warehouse Manager, Exhibits, Chicago




Our client stands out in a niche market by putting their clients first while providing outstanding branding/marketing solutions. The develop lasting client relationships approaching each project with a commitment to surpassing industry standards of excellence to deliver innovative projects that exceed client expectations.

Our client has an immediate opening on their team for an experienced manager to oversee warehouse operations. The ideal candidate will have knowledge and/or experience in the following areas: Event Planning, Event Design, and Trade Show Additionally, the candidate will have a proactive approach to organization and operational systems.

Requirements/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:
  • Overall operational policy/procedure enforcement
  • Tasks include but are not be limited to, coordinating team labor, value engineering, developing material requirements, and the hiring, training and development of new team members as necessary
  • Ensure that all health and safety initiatives are in compliance with Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) requirements
  • Research and implement cost reducing measures for the warehouse
  • Maintain a clean and organized facility at all times
  • Inventory maintenance for all storage including dimensions and weights
  • Maintain the rental department
  • Receive shipments and verify inventory back from job trade shows/job sites inspecting for shortages and damaged equipment
  • Maintaining shipping/receiving log
  • Research and provide recommendations for capital equipment related to operating inventory, and leasehold investment
  • Ordering and scheduling of transportation
  • Negotiations and vendor relationship development/maintenance
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform well under pressure

 

Requirements;
  • Minimum 3-5 years trade show warehouse experience
  • Proven computer skills (Including Outlook, Excel, Word, Google Docs)
  • Forklift certification preferred
  • Valid drivers license with "C" classification
  • Highest degree of honesty, integrity and professionalism
  • Excellent problem solving and mechanical skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Experience implementing and maintaining safety initiatives
  • Manages time effectively and adapts quickly to changing priorities
  • Motivated to continuously learn and improve
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills

Location: Chicago

Salary: $50K-$60K DOE

Ref#: 1029

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