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Manager of Warehouse and Yard

Reference ID: 14609
Management and Executive
Full Time
Delta, BC     
New Westminster, BC     
Surrey, BC     

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On behalf of our client, a leading provider of construction materials in British Columbia, we are currently looking for a strong leader with superior communication skills to act as the Manager of Warehouse and Yard for a great team of individuals. The successful person will bring previous management experience and proven success in developing a strong and collaborative team. If you thrive in a leadership position, excel in providing top-tier customer service, and love getting hands-on with your work, we encourage you to apply!

Location: Surrey, BC


  • Oversee all yard activities and ensure maintenance and functioning equipment, completing regular inventory of product and relaying needs to buying department
  • Provide complete and informative training to team on company’s service standards and ensure they provide exceptional customer service at all times
  • Ensure payroll is processed accurately which includes all required document collection
  • Create schedules (and record overtime if applicable), track performance of each employee, provide mentorship, delegate tasks, and effectively communicate daily objectives
  • Handle maintenance of warehouse and yard, identifying any needed repairs and providing input on appropriate layouts
  • Track health of all yard’s vehicles and devices, maintaining an up-to-date record and coordinating needed repairs
  • Ensure all staff is fully trained on First Aid, workplace safety, and equipment use; this includes maintaining communication with HR department and reporting on workplace injuries as well
  • Maintain a strong knowledgebase on building materials including maintaining inventory of all products, reporting any shortfalls
  • Ensure yard is operating at its most efficient level, minimizing yard expenses and monitoring maintenance and repairs as needed
  • Communicate with union representatives by addressing their concerns and actively dealing with general procedures, as required


  • Previous experience in a management position
  • Previous experience working with building materials is considered a strong asset
  • Proven success with developing and motivating a strong team, and providing top tier customer service
  • Knowledge of labor regulations is required
  • Exceptional leadership skills, and ability to take initiative in various situations
  • Ability to complete physical work while in extreme weather conditions and with regular exposure to dirty environments
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office Suite

All interested applicants please apply by visiting and clicking on the "APPLY" button above. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only select individuals will be contacted for follow-up.


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Posted: October 21, 2016
Closes:December 20, 2016
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