at American Furniture Rentals in New Castle, Delaware, United States
Position Name – Branch Manager – New Castle, DE
AFR Furniture Rental has grown to be one of the nation's largest independently owned companies because we care about the people that make AFR great. If you’re looking for a workplace where you can apply your skills, learn new ones, and go to work every day with purpose and drive, we want to hear from you. With offices and warehouses across the country, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities and welcome anyone with a passion for our industry to apply.
The Position: Have a knack for solving problems and love working with people? We are looking for a strong leader to manage the warehouse operations in our Houston, Tx location. To work with us, you must successfully pass a Drug/Alcohol Test and Criminal Background Check.
Basic Function: As a Branch Manager, you will have full responsibility for all Branch Operations, reporting directly to the Regional VP. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, have excellent communication skills and a strong desire to thrive in a fast-paced team environment. This position is for a hands-on, take-charge individual that can satisfy the administrative & physical aspects of the role while directing teams in the warehouse and on Job sites.
Additionally, we require a minimum of 1 year of previous Tradeshow and Special Events Operations Management experience.
Manage team members inside our warehouse that are,
Picking orders and processing them for delivery (inspect furniture to see that it is good rental condition prior to loading on our trucks)
Inspecting and triaging furniture that is returned from rental to ensure that it is in rental ready condition before placing it in our rental ready area.
Manage drivers that are delivering furniture to venues.
Work onsite at venue with teams while managing the delivery and installation process.
Interact with customers onsite to ensure our teams are placing furniture in their designated areas.
Implementation, compliance, and management of OSHA & Safety Program
Scheduling of manpower according to the workload
Managing overtime and temp labor according to the budget and workload
Managing and tracking of all warehouse expenses
Monitor/Create Transfers and insure they are pulled/prepped in a timely manner (while working with warehouse managers)
Route trucks for the next day’s runs
Inspect quality of product in Triage and that pulled for orders.
Time Off/Vacation time
Positive language and active listening skills.
Great problem-solving skills. (Negotiation skills a plus)
Excellent writing and phone communication.
Basic aptitude for reading and math.
Leadership, delegation and teamwork skills.
Willingness to learn and succeed.
Must have transportation to and from work.
Education needed: High School Diploma required, bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.
Experience needed: previous Tradeshow and Special Events Operations Management experience.
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