Lumber Operations Manager

Wauchula, Florida
Retail & Wholesale
Job Type
US$ 50,000 - US$ 55,000 per year, $50k - 55k per year + none
Ref. Number
Giovanardi,Jackie, Spherion
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Job Description

- Coordinates Yard/ Warehouse associates and drivers workload, arranging duties, dispatch of product deliveries and pick-ups, yard and warehouse activities, and provides input of departmental needs
- Efficiently manages paperwork; ensuring timely submittal of requisitions for replacement stock, accurate data entry of returns, delivery notations, confirmation of inventory shipments/ receipts and other customer updates and follow-up
- Oversees incoming and outgoing shipping activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, and condition of shipments
- Follow procedures for receiving and stocking of inventory
- Monitor and assist in minimizing shrinkage and maximizing inventory profitability
- Oversees the maintenance and cleanliness of the lumberyard, ensuring that stacks of wood stay neat and that the yard has a clean appearance
- Formulate and plan the execution of a "projects list" to be completed, on a short and long range timetable, by the team
- Assign sales territories and set sales goals for the organization's sales representative
- Advise the sales representative on ways to improve sales performance
- Analyze sales statistics gathered to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and to monitor customers' preferences
- Maintain contact with dealers and distributors
- He/she will act as the store manager when the store manager and assistant manager are absent
- Hire, train, motivate, supervise, and schedule personnel to meet customer needs

Working hours: Varies

--High School diploma or equivalent
--Ability to make calculations such as discounts, interest, freight estimates, dimensional weight, proportions, percentage, area, circumference, volume, and invoices
--Must have lumber and building materials product knowledge-accurate with tape measure
--Knowledge in building codes, local ordinances, and zoning regulations
--Must demonstrate the ability to read and interpret blueprints
--Vast knowledge of hardware related products and home projects is a plus
--Strong leadership and analytical skills
--Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in all situations
--Must be able to operate a computer
--Must be able to operate fork-lift to demonstrate and /or load and unload lumber when needed
--Strong problem-solving and organizational skills
--Competency in placing special order
--Willingness and ability to work a flexible work schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays to meet business needs
--A valid Florida driver's license; the driver's record must be acceptable to the Company's insurance carrier and must conform to all restrictions listed on the license in order to operate any Company vehicle
--Forklift certification, this must be maintained throughout employment

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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