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Warehouse Supervisor - Compton

Location: Compton, CA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Greenlane, founded in 2005 and based in Boca Raton, Florida, is the leading distributor of premium brands in the burgeoning head shop, smoke shop, and dispensary channels. Greenlane is known for its exemplary customer service, unique product offering, competitive pricing, unparalleled educational resources, and market leadership. 

We offer competitive salaries and benefits, plus perks like a gym membership, super healthy snacks made fresh daily, and more. Greenlane promotes from within, allowing driven candidates the ability to earn new roles and responsibilities. We look forward to meeting our newest creative and hardworking team member.

The Purchasing Associate will be responsible for reconciling all inventory to ensure adequate supply levels are maintained and returns are processed in accordance with company needs. They will oversee the supply inventory levels and negotiate payment terms with vendors.

Job Purpose

Under limited supervision, perform a variety of duties associated with maintaining a safe, clean, well-organized and structured warehouse environment. Responsibilities will include, but not limited to providing exemplary hands-on leadership and mentoring, in additional to supervising shipping, receiving, stocking, distribution, traffic, and managing inventory, forklifts, pallet jack equipment and company vehicles. A special focus on ensuring a seamless and consistent systematic processing of all activities/operations, as per established Standard Operations Procedures.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Promote and ensure a Safety-First Awareness and OSHA compliant facility at all times.
  • Ensure all inventory movements (orders, transfers, etc.), are systematically progressively transacted.
  • Provides oversight, guidance and immediate corrective measures for SOP adherence throughout all operations.
  • Understanding of KPI’s, establishing, maintaining and reporting metrics monitoring the warehouse operations.
  • Maintain robust cycle counts, accurate inventory levels, proper replenishment and reporting.
  • Track, log, audit all inventory product, ensuring there are no discrepancies or losses and report.
  • Responsible for facility security, maintenance reporting, housekeeping and setting/disabling alarm systems.
  • Report any and all issues regarding facility and employee relations to your Director of Operations or HR.
  • Verify purchase orders and tracks shipments of orders, supplies and equipment.
  • Accountable for productivity measures/metrics, KPI reporting, service levels from the DC to customer/account.
  • Perform daily inspections for safety, cleanliness and supply levels.
  • Responsible for outbound shipment audits and monitoring discrepancies.
  • Assist in receiving unloading supplies and products as well as outbound shipping loading.
  • Maintain computer and other records and files associated with receipts, distribution, returns, repairs, maintenance and disposal of parts, supplies and equipment.
  • Ensure forklifts are in good operating conditions and daily inspections are being conducted by certified users.
  • Supervise, evaluate and mentor warehouse staff/team.
  • Have daily communication meetings with your teams.
  • On-going, continuous improvement initiative opportunities for overall distribution and operations.
  • Control labor costs, overtime and manage stringent operational controls.
  • Effectively communicate to internal and external customers where applicable.
  • Keep Warehouse Manager and Director of Operations informed of any and all issues, concerns, changes and output productivity.
  • Other duties as assigned by manager or designee.


Qualifications & Skills Required

  • Four-year Degree a plus.
  • Critical thinking, analytical and effective problem-solving skills.
  • Naturally optimistic and self-propelled / motivated.
  • Must enjoy working within a high paced, multi-tasking work environment.
  • Must have forklift certification and Dangerous Goods Shipping certification.
  • Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and other inventory management software.
  • 7+ years’ experience in full circle warehousing operations. Multi-site facility / personnel management a plus.
  • Knowledge of supervisory principles and warehouse operating techniques.
  • Knowledge of managing accurate system inventory concepts and understanding of financial implications.
  • Experience with administrative functions and procedures.
  • Skilled in using computer and basic application software used in warehouse operations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.   


Physical Requirements

  • Work is performed while standing, sitting and/or walking.
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs.


By applying for this role I understand that if I’m offered a position with the company I will be required to submit to the pre-employment aptitude testing, and background screening as a condition of employment.

Greenlane provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Greenlane complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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