Senior Warehouse Manager

Y. Hata & Co., Limited   Honolulu, HI   Full-time     Management
Posted on May 24, 2021

Can we please post our Senior Warehouse Manager position? We haven't yet posted it online, but it will be up tomorrow:


  1. Hata & Co., Limited is looking for a hardworking, organized individual to be our Senior Warehouse Manager! This person is responsible for directing warehouse activities by performing duties personally or through subordinate supervisors. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

    • Responsible for overall warehouse operations for Sand Island and Koapaka facilities.  
    • Create development plans with specific benchmark goals for warehouse managers. 
    • Responsible for ensuring all warehouse managers achieve those goals within a specific time frame.  
    • Works with the Warehouse Managers and employees to document all standard operating procedures in all areas of Warehouse Operations.  
    • Creates and executes training plans that aligns training needs with business objectives. 
    • Responsible for the effective development, coordination and presentation of group training programs on all Warehouse operations systems based on standard operating procedures. 
    • Works with Human Resources to create and update new hire on-boarding and training programs. 
    • Conducts follow up studies of all employees who have completed training sessions to evaluate and measure results and check for comprehension and retention. 
    • Manages and inspects physical conditions of facility and equipment used in all operations and maintenance. 
    • Prepares work order for repairs and requisitions for replacement of equipment. 
    • Establish operational procedures for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of materials, and keeping warehouse inventory current. 
    • Confers with department heads to ensure coordination of warehouse activities with other functions such as Purchasing, Sales, Customer Service, and Inventory Control.  
    • Directs salvage of damaged or used material. 
    • Ensure safe operational practices, procedures, and policies are followed by Operations personnel. 
    • Performs similar and related duties as assigned by supervisor. 
    • Uses the Company’s Mission/Vision Statements and Core Values as their guiding principles. 


Supervisory Responsibilities: 

Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; counseling employees, appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 

Direct reports include: Warehouse Employees (Day), Warehouse Employees (Night), Transportation. 

Education/Training and Experience: 

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field and/or 
    • Three or more years of distribution or warehouse experience, including three years in a supervisory capacity. Foodservice experience highly preferred.  
    • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency will all Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.). 
    • Must have ability to handle employee disputes, operational concerns, and order/delivery discrepancies calmly and effectively. 


To apply, please visit our careers website at


Y. Hata & Co., Limited

285 Sand Island Access Rd.
Honolulu , HI