First Supply

  • Assistant Warehouse Manager

    Location US-MN-Minneapolis/St. Paul
    Posted Date 3 months ago(1/26/2018 12:01 PM)
    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
    # Positions
    Warehouse (Shipping & Receiving)
  • Overview

    First Supply® is a leading main channel wholesale distributor providing industrial customers and building contractors with an extensive line of products and services. First Supply features manufacturer product lines in the plumbing, heating, air conditioning, builder, waterworks, pump/well & septic, industrial and municipal markets. Headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, First Supply has more than 600 employees in 29 operating facilities serving Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and Michigan UP. The company has over $50 million in inventory and over $250 million in annual sales.


    The Assistant Warehouse Manager will assist in the management of all warehouse operations by leading and managing staff while overseeing and implementing accurate warehouse processes and procedures.


    • Establish a positive atmosphere
    • Provide leadership and direction to employees daily and through participation in performance evaluations
    • Coordinate with supervisors to cover all staff needs daily
    • Provide efficient and productive communication between departments
    • Ensure and assist in the process that all orders are being expedited in a timely and accurate manner
    • Assist in the training, hiring and termination process of staff
    • Ensure or assist in the process that all DOT paperwork required is completed and accurate
    • Propose staff and equipment needs
    • Review zone and product space requirements and make appropriate recommendations
    • Monitor safety procedures/issues within the warehouse setting and perform any corrections to the procedures and/or equipment when needed
    • Assume responsibility for warehouse cleanliness
    • Assist in the responsibilities for security of inventory accuracy
    • Other duties/responsibilities as assigned by the Warehouse Manager


    • Two years’ experience as a supervisor in a warehouse setting preferred
    • Warehouse experience
    • CDL preferred
    • The ability to obtain CDL is Required (in-house training is provided)
    • Extensive plumbing and heating product knowledge
    • Computer knowledge and skills and ability to learn First Supply LLC’s business system
    • Drug test with negative results on employment offer
    • Drug & breath alcohol testing will be conducted randomly and for reasonable suspicion and after some accidents thereafter
    • Functional capacities evaluation which demonstrates ability to safely perform the essential functions of the position
    • Ability to be bonded as defined by First Supply Group’s fidelity bond insurance carrier
    • Satisfactory score on the Wonderlic Personnel Test and/or Caliper Assessment
    • Valid driver’s license and a driving record which meets underwriting standards
    • Ability to read, speak, understand and write English
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide all units of measure
    • Attendance on a regular and consistent basis


    First Supply LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities. In order to be selected for the position, candidates must submit to a drug test with negative results on employment offer, the ability to be bonded as defined by First Supply LLC's fidelity bond insurance carrier, and have a valid driver’s license and a driving record which meets underwriting standards.


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