Northern Radiator

Warehouse Manager (Full Time) - Willmar, MN 56201

Northern Radiator, a 100% EMPLOYEE OWNED COMPANY, is looking for a full time Warehouse Manager at our headquarters in Willmar, MN. 

Are you a career minded individual that wants to be heard and make a difference at the company you work?

We are looking for an individual who has the DETERMINATION TO LEAD and ENTHUSIASM FOR TEAM DEVELOPMENT! If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … please keep reading.

The Warehouse Manager is responsible for planning, coordinating, and managing all Willmar warehouse distribution and operations. Ensuring that warehouse operational objectives are achieved by preparing and completing action plans and contributing to warehouse operations strategic plans.

Northern Radiator provides high quality heating and cooling products for automotive, agricultural, truck, industrial and racing products. Northern Radiator has been in business for 50 years. Our headquarters, manufacturing facility, and primary distribution facility is located in Willmar, Minnesota with 17 regional distribution centers located throughout the U.S.

Why you should join our Team:

  • Northern Radiator genuinely cares about all of our employees. You are a name--not a number. Average employee tenure is over 11 ½ years.
  • Employee Ownership & Ownership Culture- be part of something greater than “just a job”. Northern Radiator is 100% Employee Owned.
  • Excellent Benefit Package: health, dental, vision, accident and hospital confinement insurance. Company paid life insurance, short term and long term disability.
  • Paid vacation and paid holidays.
  • Retirement plans: Generous Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401K plans with a Company Match.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all aspects of the Willmar Warehouse, including shipping, receiving, parcel shipping, and customer pickups.
  • Evaluate warehousing processes and systems, make recommendations for improvements, and manage the implementation of approved process and systems changes geared toward improving productivity, reducing expenses, and improving margins.
  • Understand, clearly communicate, and enforce company policies and procedures to all warehouse staff. Provide input to Management on potential changes needed.
  • Coordinate staff activities, deadlines, and create annual goals.
  • Responsible for evaluating the performance of staff, providing input on regular basis, recommend training requirements, and hold staff accountable. Getting results through others and ensuring that staff are at the highest level of skill necessary to meet company needs and objectives.

Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience in assessing, developing, implementing, and executing warehouse programs.
  • A minimum of 7 years of management experience.
  • Must have strong leadership experience with proven ability to lead people and get results through others. Must have experience building and developing teams, motivating them, and coordinating the work activities of others.
  • Planning ability to think ahead and plan over a 6-12 month time span. Organize, plan, and prioritize work.
  • Must have excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office, Excel, and Word.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs
  • Operate all Forklifts and lifting equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as technical data, safety rules, government regulations, and procedures manuals.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, training, presentation, decision-making, and follow-through skills.

We are looking forward to your application! Northern Radiator would like to thank everyone who submits a resume for this position. Please contact us for a full job description. Northern Radiator is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, click the button below or email your resume and coverletter to [email protected] (please indicate your interest in the Willmar Warehouse Manager position).