Warehouse Manager, Night Shift – Miami

Location: Miami

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Florida

Job Category: Warehouse

Publish Date: November 11, 2019

Company Description: Tropical has been rated as "best place to work" in the shipping industry for 10 years in a row. Employees enjoy our team spirit & work ethic and many have been with us for as long as 30 years. From those in the office to the team loading docks and conducting ship work, Tropical employees across the US, Canada, Bahamas and Caribbean reflect both the local communities we serve and the people with whom we do business. We see diversity and inclusiveness as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, and competitive advantage. We hire great people and our teams feel a lot like family. Together we do outstanding work and we enjoy a fun healthy work life balance.


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Tropical Shipping

Oversees management of receiving, loading, and cargo handling. Responsible for the overall physical plant, security, safety of the facility, as well as ensuring compliance with company unit goals and governmental requirements.

JOB ID: 9167

To apply for this job please visit hrwppb06v.trophq.tropical.com.


Responsible for management of all cargo receiving, storage and loading activities.
Directs the development of subordinate personnel (i.e., hires, counsels, reviews, disciplines and terminates).
Plans work activity based on unit productivity goals. Ensures that reporting is accurate and timely so accomplishment of goals can be projected.
Confirms that internal and external customer issues are resolved according to company philosophy
Ensures that company objectives and governmental requirements are consistently met.
Analyzes work processes and procedures. Examines new technologies for future growth opportunities and evaluates its impact on company standards and financial situations.
Plans and monitors budget performance compared to previous projections to verify management=s objectives. May develop justifications for unforeseen budget situations.
Makes sure that all company and department managers are abided by for safety and efficient productivity reasons.
Conducts focus groups with other department managers to formulate policies and procedures for the most effective performance results possible.
Responsible for the maintenance of the physical plant, cleanliness of the facility, safety of personnel and customers, and security of facility and cargo.
Directs educational processes for Haz-Mat, CLP and safe cargo handling.
Performs other duties as assigned by management.


EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent
EXPERIENCE: 5 years of previous experience in managing personnel in a warehouse environment. Also, experience in receiving, storage and loading all types of commercial/yard cargo and hazardous materials.
LICENSE: Valid Local Driver's License and Valid Passport
TRAVEL: 5% Travel to other Tropical locations
PHYSICAL: Manual dexterity to perform repetitive motion tasks on computer or handheld. Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time up to 8 hours per day. Mobility required to oversee operations activities and to perform inspection duties. Ability to frequently twist, bend, reach, squat, kneel, climb on equipment, push/pull 50 pounds, crawl, lift and carry at least 80 pounds on a daily basis. Ability to work in a none climate-controlled warehouse environment.

(Education and experience minimums can be substituted with any equivalent combination of training and experience)