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Job Title: Department Manager

Company: Webstaurant Store, Inc.

 Career Growth Opportunities | Great Pay | Great Benefits | Fun Environment



The Department Manager will oversee the day-to-day operations of their department. They are responsible for meeting daily, weekly, and monthly department metrics as well as looking for ways to continuously improve. The Department Manager is responsible for ensuring that all new employees receive proper training. They will ensure there is a high level of productivity, accuracy, and safety, by instilling our company core values and culture in their department. This position will report to the Operations Manager.



Some of the job duties of the Department Manager may include, but are not limited to:

· Meet department’s daily, weekly, and monthly metrics and goals

· Directly supervise up to 30 Associates

· Achieve high performance standards while coaching, training, and developing employees on best practices of our business

· Conduct weekly Team Lead meetings

· Analyze opportunities for growth and continuous improvement

· Address any Carrier issues and maintain good working relationships with them by conducting monthly check in meetings

· Work closely with other Department Managers

· Enforce all safety, warehouse, and company policy/ procedures

· Actively engage in MBWA (Managing By Walking Around) and acting out our company culture




· Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in operations management; 2-5 years’ experience with receiving, Inventory, or Shipping management preferred

· Associate degree in a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience; Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred

· Experience working in a distribution environment preferred




· Proficiency with MS Office required (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills required

· Strong verbal and written communication

· Demonstrated ability to manage multiple assignments and deadlines in a fast-paced environment

· Ability to quickly adapt as business needs change; ability to address difficult situations with diplomacy and emotional intelligence

· Customer service-oriented attitude with a demonstrated desire to exceed expectations



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


· Work is performed while standing and/or walking, up to and including 8 hours/day

· Requires the ability to communicate effectively using speech, vision, and hearing

· Requires the regular use of hands for simple grasping and fine manipulations

· Requires regular bending, squatting, crawling, climbing, and reaching

· Requires the ability to regularly lift / carry 50-75lbs. and push / pull up to 150lbs.




The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and vehicles. Occasional activities may involve exposure to marked changes in temperature and humidity, and exposure to dust, fumes and gases. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The passage of employees through the work area is average and normal.



· May require occasional travel to other facilities within the region



  • Paid Vacation 
  • Benefits package including; HSA, Health Insurance, Voluntary Insurance,& DCRA
  • Matching employer sponsored 401K & Profit Sharing
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Wellness programs, employee assistance programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Employee Discount

 If you like challenges, can embrace change, enjoy working in a fun and fast paced environment, then apply today!