Felix Lighting

Warehouse Floor Managers lead their team by setting productivity goals, placing inventory orders, setting up logical organization systems and creating communication systems within the warehouse. They direct shipments and resolve logistical challenges by communicating with clients, transportation providers, manufacturers, and suppliers. Warehouse Floor Managers determine standards for quality control and inspect inventory and packaging before sending orders to the next location. They strategize about inventory volumes and warehouse capacity to maximize productivity, rearranging containers for improved efficiency while allowing Warehouse Workers to easily navigate between aisles.

Warehouse Floor Manager Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and evaluate the safe and efficient loading and unloading process of inventory throughout the shift.
  • Manages, assigns, and supervises warehouse employees in the area to ensure proper utilization of employees, equipment, loading and unloading while meeting company and customer expectations.
  • Manages all warehouse work schedules and time off requests. Confers with Operations Manager (OM) regarding any needed/necessary overtime
  • Works with OM to forecast gear, labor and trucking needs/schedules.
  • Provide analyses, suggestions, and ideas for the improvement of operations within the shift, shops, and facilities.
  • Provides positive and constructive feedback to employees on a continual basis regarding return shipments, missed shipments, delivery/pick up errors, and overall productivity, etc.
  • Handles disciplinary actions as needed in conjuncture with upper management team.
  • Conduct daily inspections of heavy equipment and warehouse facility to ensure compliance with local state, federal, federal safety regulations, as well as OSHA compliance, and DOT compliance.
  • Ensures that all trailers are loaded correctly to ensure safe transport of equipment.
  • Utilizes the Inventory system to maintain accurate tracking of outbound and inbound shipments of equipment.
  • Assists OM with the managing and distribution of assets (inventory/equipment/gear) across multiple warehouses
  • Complete forklift job training knowledge and uses a forklift as necessary within the warehouse.
  • Make quick and informed decisions based on the volume levels and communicates schedule to affected employees.
  • Updates shop/logistics calendar so sales, production and warehouse team can clearly, easily and quickly reference upcoming schedules & work load
  • Inspects working conditions of tools and equipment needed for safe operation within the area and directs the correction of any improper or adverse condition that exists.
  • Works assigned shift/s as needed, must be available to work depending upon customer pick-up and delivery scheduled.
  • Monitor and evaluate the safety of each employee on a daily basis.
  • Participates in weekly production meeting with Felix Staff
  • Monitor and maintain housekeeping within the shift to ensure safety and productivity.
  • Oversees training of warehouse staff with regards to inventory system as well as best practices for individual warehouse roles
  • Other duties as needed/necessary

Warehouse Floor Manager skills and qualifications

  • Floor job producing the daily needs of the company and leading the teams involved with everything warehouse.
  • Ability to manage warehouse staff as well as dock inbound and out bound truck schedule
  • Excellent leadership skills, including the abilities to set goals, motivate and manage conflict.
  • Effective communication skills, including writing, speaking and active listening.
  • Great interpersonal skills.
  • Good project management skills, including strong decision-making, problem-solving and strategic planning abilities.
  • Exceptional time management and organization skills.
  • In-depth understanding of the equipment rental industry and company best practices for the warehouse.
  • Familiarity with inventory control practices and logistics.
  • Comfortable using inventory management software and other organizational computer applications.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel & Google Spreadsheets.


Warehouse Production Manager education and experience requirements

  • At least a high school diploma or GED. Associates degree in business operations or another related field preferred.
  • At least 3 years of proven on-the-job warehouse organization and management training in another role.
  • Experience in the entertainment industry preferred.
  • Must have inventory system experience.
  • Must have had experience managing a team of up to 15+ people.
  • Must be ready for fast paced action with many moving parts.
  • Chance to roll up sleeves and build something great.
  • Enthusiasm welcome.
  • Strong safety protocols.
  • Physical strength, stamina and the ability to walk or stand for long periods of time.

M- F 10 am – 6:30 pm

To apply for this job email your details to Hr@felixlighting.com