Warehouse Manager resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Purpose-driven Warehouse Manager with 6 years of experience supervising operations. Expert in consistently fulfilling orders on time through outstanding hiring, training and resource management. Personable communicator with strengths in providing useful and constructive employee evaluations to increase efficiency and support employee confidence. self driven with positive mind set and attitude and dedicated to deliver on time, provide quality product and fulfill promises. always leading by example to build and maintain a strong, loyal relation with both colleagues and clients. History of being open minded to keep facility responsive to changing demands. Detail-oriented Manager with emotional intelligence trained to support, motivate, train and coach warehouse staff. highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality. Outgoing, professional and friendly with strong drive to succeed.

  • Budget controls
  • Skilled in microsoft teams, word, excel, emails
  • Logistics
  • Employee Team Supervision
  • Production Waste Control
  • Customer care
  • Logistics oversight
  • Planning production
  • Mentoring and training
  • Purchasing management
  • Supplies inventory
  • Shipping cost reduction
  • Staff development and oversight
  • Resource planning
  • Staff training and development
  • Project management
  • Quality control
  • Project planning and scheduling
07/2016 to Current Warehouse Manager Hni | Cedartown, GA,
  • Organized warehouse design to maximize space for stock while allowing for high volume traffic zones.
  • Established and maintained good relations with customers, vendors and transport companies.
  • Provided information to shipping and receiving personnel regarding inventory stock.
  • Increased productivity through cross-training and thorough training of both current employees and new hires.
  • Hired, trained and motivated warehouse staff to meet tight schedules and demanding performance targets.
  • Provided detailed instructions for job responsibilities, safety protocols and company guidelines to new employees.
  • Trained staff on material handling processes to reduce shipping times.
  • Generated warehouse shipping documents, packing lists and invoices.
  • Satisfied reporting requirements with timely and accurate logging of daily activities.
  • Secured resourcing for materials, equipment and personnel to meet warehouse operational needs.
  • Managed warehouse system updates to increase productivity and reduce errors.
  • Monitored equipment for signs of mechanical issues and organized repairs to maintain functionality.
  • Researched issues to address shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Applied schedule, organizational and routing knowledge to enhance delivery planning.
  • Promoted performance improvements by coaching, counseling and disciplining personnel and appraising job results.
  • Established and trained personnel in security and safety procedures to reduce liability and safeguard warehouse operations.
  • Employed first-in first-out protocols to reduce waste.
  • assist information technology in tech investigations with handheld scanners.
  • attend meetings to understand the business and new process with mangers and owners.
  • responsible for fleet vehicles maintenance.
  • run warehouse operations meetings. to go over OTIF scores and come up with solutions to improve accuracy and or trainings.
  • great multi tasker. can manage multiple projects at once.
  • always looking for ways to be efficient and lower expenses in the business through supplies, maintenance, time management, monthly expenses.
  • was responsible for a huge project of warehouse relocation with racking set up, inventory organization, department set ups while managing production.
05/2014 to 06/2016 General Warehouse Associate Ferguson | Lafayette, IN,
  • Packed and labeled merchandise to prepare for loading and shipment to customers.
  • Picked and prepared numerous daily shipments in controlled atmosphere warehouse environment.
  • Moved tires, containers and pallets with special-purpose equipment to meet demanding production targets.
  • Used pallet jacks to move items to and from warehouse locations.
  • Assisted coworkers with special projects to learn new tasks while gaining additional responsibilities.
  • Received deliveries, scanned packages and updated orders in internal database.
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Arranged items on store racks and shelves, checking correct location.
  • Examined packages and goods for damage and notified vendors of replacement needs.
  • was cross trained to become a delivery driver.
  • managed own delivery route in town and out of town.
  • kept a professional relationship with customers while making deliveries.
  • always learned new ways to be efficient and keep a high standard picking rate.
05/2011 to 03/2014 Shipping Manager Us Silica | Towanda, PA,
  • Trained and supervised shipping department staff, enforcing company policies and industry best practices.
  • Compared shipment contents with paperwork to support inventory accuracy and records management.
  • Organized storage areas to maximize movement and minimize labor.
  • Used equipment such as sit down forklift and electric pallet jacks to move materials regularly.
  • Prepared accurate shipping orders and bills of lading to direct and route materials.
  • Implemented cost-effective methods to optimize shipping and receiving strategies.
  • Prepared inventory for shipment by attaching tags and labels.
  • Reported maintenance and repair needs for transportation vehicles and equipment.
  • worked as a tech on down time to repair equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, pinking blades, straight blades, glue machine.
  • learned the business and the work flow to help the company be efficient and organized.
  • gained owners trust to take responsibility to open and close the warehouse.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2004 High School Diploma | Douglas MacArthur, San Antonio, TX, GPA:
Expected in 05/2006 Automotive Tech. | Automotive Mechanics Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc, Houston, TX GPA:
  • Promoted from shipping lead to warehouse manager, in less than 12-months
  • Negotiated with vendors, saving the company $72,000 yearly
  • relocated warehouses in a matter of 6 months while running production and fulfilling orders and keeping promises.
  • set up the gold picking line to increase picking productivity and accuracy.
  • planed, prepared and trained warehouse associated in new warehouse management systems (WMS)
  • adapting to high demand and re-organizing warehouse flow in adding additional racking to maximize warehouse space.
  • was part of the company to be ISO-9001 certified.
  • took emotional intelligence course
  • took leadership 1.0 and 2.0 course
  • took lean warehouse institute and Distribution Operations course
  • took time management course
  • took Lean Six Sigma course with villanova University

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School Attended

  • Douglas MacArthur
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc

Job Titles Held:

  • Warehouse Manager
  • General Warehouse Associate
  • Shipping Manager


  • High School Diploma
  • Automotive Tech.

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