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Warehouse Manager

The Warehouse Manager will ensure day-to-day warehouse and receiving operations are running efficiently, staffed properly, and always working towards process continuous improvement.  You will work closely with the Production Manager on all Production needs, changes, and potential delays, along with coordinating with the Materials group and freight companies for incoming product receipts.


Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual otherwise qualified must be able to perform each overall duty and responsibility satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, additional qualifications, and/or ability required.


Overall Duties and Responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  1. Always looking out for the safety of the team
  2. Ensure every employee in the Warehouse and Receiving area knows their daily goals and are trained to a satisfactory level for each task assigned
  3. Coordinate inventory receiving timing with various carriers including the use of ASN (Advanced Shipping Notice) where applicable
  4. Maintain overall inventory layout within the warehouse, including regular inventory re-slotting based off seasonality, NPI (New Product Introduction) and product trends
  5. Work with the Production Engineering team to implement best practices for processes, tools and software to drive quality output up and labor costs down
  6. Coordinate with the Inventory Control team to administer our inventory cycle count program, regularly track deliverables to drive action plans for improvements
  7. Assist in planning and executing physical inventory audits as necessary
  8. Ensure the timely execution of subassembly work/work orders in support of production requirements
  9. Regularly communicate with the Production Manager on all pertinent inbound component deliveries, including timely communication of known inbound delays
  10. Participate in the Lean Manufacturing process to ensure continuous improvement
  11. Perform Weekly, Monthly, and Annual reviews with Warehouse team members and work with them to achieve their deliverables and career goals
  12. Attend daily Production Manager meetings
  13. Participate in the hiring process for all new Warehouse team members

Competencies & Requirements:

  1. 2-5+ years of experience with inventory management in the manufacturing industry
  2. Demonstrated experience leading and managing people
  3. Verified knowledge of working inventory management in a dynamic manner
  4. Experience with SAP (ERP software), implementation experience is preferred
  5. Good computer skills and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  6. Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  7. Accomplished critical thinker
  8. Extremely detail-oriented in task management and administration



Physical Demands:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the overall duties and responsibilities of this job.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the overall duties and responsibilities.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use of hands and fingers, handle, or feel, reach above head with hands and arms, lift, push, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl, pull, talk and hear. The employee must lift and/or move up to 80 pounds. Vision may be corrected within normal range. The noise level in the work environment is not always quiet.


Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend and explain documents in English. Effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, in English.


Education and/or Experience:  2-5+ years of experience in the manufacturing industry; Experience with inventory management; Experience managing people. 


Why work here: For 25 years Santa Cruz Bicycles has tried to do things a bit differently. Our ultimate goal is to consistently build the best bicycles in the world and have fun doing it, but there is a lot more to it than that.


We can offer you great benefits that include 100% paid health, dental and vision insurance, 401K matching, monthly employee events and major discounts on bikes and bike gear. Those parts come with the industry. We can offer you a relaxed working environment, local singletrack, and the opportunity to work with a group of bike enthusiasts in a great place to live. Those parts come with the territory.


But what we really want is what you have to offer us. We want to attract job seekers that are looking for a brand that they can be an integral part of, and not just "a company to work for". It's the individual personalities, and the raw enthusiasm for the brand that makes this place special, and that comes directly from the employees of Santa Cruz Bicycles.


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