Industrial Staffing - Halifax

MaxSys Staffing is currently seeking an Assistant Manager to help organize and run a warehouse setting and fill in for the Manager when needed.

Our ideal candidate will have manager skills with a sharp business mindset. You should also be skilled at organizing and solving problems. Interpersonal skills will also be very useful, since you’ll often be acting as a liaison between managers, employees and customers.

Ultimately, the duties of the Assistant Manager are to make sure the warehouse operates effectively.

Assist the Manager in planning and implementing strategies
Assist in operations of the warehouse
Oversee receiving, warehouse, distribution and maintenance operations
Track the progress of weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual objectives
Monitor and maintain inventory
Evaluate employee performance and identify hiring and training needs
Supervise and motivate staff to perform their best
Suggest training programs and techniques
Communicate with clients and evaluate their needs
Analyze consumer behavior and adjust product positioning
Handle complaints from customers
Create reports, analyze and interpret retail data, like revenues, expenses and competition
Make sure all employees adhere to company’s policies and guidelines
Proven work experience as an assistant warehouse manager
Expertise in warehouse procedures and best practices
Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases
Leadership skills and ability manage staff
Strong decision making and problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills

To apply please contact Rebecca Longphee at:

Phone: 902.444.3305 or fax resume to 902.444.3306 or respond to this ad with resume attached to apply. Please note: While we thank all those that apply, only qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

Position Type Full Time
Application Deadline April 13, 2018
Experience Required 3 years
Job Duration Permanent
Education Required College Diploma