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  • Posted: May 14, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • MECS delivers an integrated HR management solution to a domestic and international client base, with in-house expertise that enables the management of a workforce around six key services: contractual manpower, recruitment, HR & IR management, payroll bureau services, project logistics, and employee benefits programs.

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    Warehouse Manager

    My client is seeking a suitable candidate with the following qualifications and experience for their warehouse in Germiston:

    • Degree in Logistics / Distribution
    • 8 years experience in Distribution &Warehousing
    • Mandatory Computer Literacy with SAP Knowledge
    • Handling agricultural products is a distinct advantage
    • To actively Manage the Warehouse operations including activities for distribution and warehouse in a sustainable manner, ensuring compliance with all laws and regulations governing warehouse operations and dispatch.
    • Ensure on-time and cost-efficient delivery of finished goods to customers by collaborating with country management, Warehouse and Distribution leadership.
    • Contribute to the development of strategies for Distribution and Warehousing, Inventory, Transport and HSE as well as challenging systems and procedures to continually improve distribution and warehousing processes.
    • Maintain proper stock control and ensure that stock write offs due to stock redundancies and damages are kept to a minimum by ensuring proper stock rotation (First Expiedy First Out), proper stock handling, as well as eliminating storage practices that lead to deterioration of stock quality.
    • Contribute to a safe working environment, by ensuring that hazardous materials are stored according to regulatory requirements
    • Adhere to all Health and Safety instructions on site, ensuring that PPE is worn as required at all times, all rules are obeyed, and that good housekeeping is continuously performed
    • Investigate and report all incidents
    • Management and training of team members regarding safe handling of forklifts, SOP’s, safety requirements, Operational Excellence and any other initiatives which may arise.
    • Prepare yearly Budget for relevant cost center/s and control expenses within the cost center and initiate cost savings in all distribution and warehouse activities.
    • Manage all TMS activities including carrier tariffs & queries.
    • Track performance measurements (KPI’s) in order to optimize order and logistics fulfillment.
    • Lead, develop, steer performance of warehouse team as well as temporary labour. 

    Facilities management 16.2 duties:

    • Ensure the facility HSE programme is aligned to local legislation & company policy
    • Leading & chairing the site safety committee & meetings
    • Leading the safety initiative weekly walks
    • Ensure site equipment is maintained, load test, operator licensing etc is renewed within certification timeline
    • Reporting & following up on all non-conformities i.e. site maintenance, equipment maintenance, employee issues
    • Responsible for upkeep of the building infrastructure & aesthetic
    • Collaborating with 3rd party service providers i.e. security, labour broker etc
    • Coordinating the site fumigation/ pest control programme
    • Managing the procurement process for facility supplies/repairs
    • Managing & establishing the OPEX budget
    • Sustaining site legal compliance & ISO45001 accreditation

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to MECS (Pty) Ltd on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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