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Night Warehouse Manager

Brooklyn, NY | Operations

Empire Merchants Metro LLC is a leading distributor of spirits and fine wines. We are the critical link between the companies that produce alcoholic beverages and the retail outlets where they are sold, or the restaurants and pubs where they are consumed.

We are seeking motivated people to join our team in a variety of functions, including education and training, finance, marketing, logistics and operations, delivery, and customer service.

EEO Policy Statement

 Empire Merchants Metro is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Empire Merchants North will not discriminate against persons because of their disability, including disabled veterans, and will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities. EEOC’s EEO is the Law poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm

Empire Metro's Equal Opportunity Policy an be found here

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Manage/direct union associates based on tasks that need to be accomplished. The Night Operations Manager acts as a liaison between union associates and upper management.

The night shift is a shift that works from 7pm – 6am Mon - Fri

ESSENTIAL POSITION RESULTS

To run an efficient and productive shift operation by planning, staffing and overseeing efficient work flows.

Night Operations: The responsibilities include warehouse management and the directing of the loading of cases of wines & sprirts onto the company’s delivery trucks. The company ships 20,000 – 80,000 cases per night. The processes involved are picking from full case pick lines, picking from the bottle room, and replenishment of both full and split case complexes in a timely fashion so that the trucks can be dispatched at their morning (7am) starting times. Process management and labor management are essential.

Skills & Requirements

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Supervise 50+ warehouse Union associates and use common sense and the technique of progressive discipline to effectively manage associates.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

 

Education and experience

Education:

 BA or BS required - preferably a BS in engineering

 

 Experience:

Experience in a pick, pack and ship operation preferred. Experience in a process oriented enviroment required.

 

 Skills:

- Ability to process engineer and solve problems.

- Ability to read and write simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

- Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to associates.

- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions.              

 

Certificates and /or licenses

N/A        

 

 

 

 

Qualifications