Overnight Warehouse Area Manager at Literati
Texas, US

At Literati, we believe in the power of great books. We’re on a mission to curate transformative literary experiences for every reader: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, of any age. There are some stories no child should live without and no adult should ever forget. 

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Warehouse/Fulfillment Area Manager with strong leadership skills and command presence who is able to work our overnight shift. You will be leading a growing team and coaching them through numerous process improvements and retooling as we continue to grow our warehouse operations at a record pace. 

Qualifications

 

WE’RE GOOD AT:
Bringing the fire. We are a startup, with all the fierce dedication and sparkling energy to accomplish great feats. Iron sharpens iron, and so we’ve refined our teams from only the strongest metals: open minds, bright ideas, and bold determination.

YOU’RE GOOD AT:

  • Flexible mindset
  • Ambiguity
  • Gracefully having critical conversations
  • Naturally at leading from the front

YOU WILL NEED:

  • Solid grasp of flow planning
  • Experience scaling teams and processes
  • Philosophy of Extreme Ownership - own your mistakes
  • Flexible schedule (Weekends/Different Shifts)

YOUR DAY-TO-DAY WILL LOOK LIKE: 

  • Lead daily stand-ups
  • Manage the performance of team members and team leads
  • Prepare daily/weekly staffing plan to align with the growth of our business
  • Build a training and development playbook
  • Create, manage, and support recognition and communication programs
  • Support all safety programs and OSHA compliance to ensure a safe work environment for all Team Members

MUST BE ABLE TO PERFORM THE FOLLOWING TASKS:

With or without reasonable accommodation

  • Stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours
  • Overnight Hours: 5 pm to 3 am
  • Walk-in/and around the warehouse with great frequency.
  • Access all areas of a building (ascending and descending ladders, stairs, and gangways safely and without limitation)
  • Regularly bend, lift, stretch and reach both below the waist and above the head
  • Lift and move items up to 49 pounds

Additional Information

We seek people with drive and a touch of alchemy—and if that sounds like you, you should join us. Even if your experience isn’t a precise match for the role, passion and prowess will always win the day in our book. And if your career has taken you to some spectacular (or spectacularly strange) places? We love a good story.

At Literati, we value the power of reading for all: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, anyone of any age, from any background. We are dedicated to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness that sees, reflects, welcomes, and celebrates the innovation and talent of a diverse array of people.