Assistant Warehouse Manager

Are you looking for a new challenge within distribution management? Maybe this job as Service Manager in Chesapeake, VA is for you!


Amarr (a part of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in opening solutions) is hiring a hands-on, experienced Assistant Warehouse Manager (Service Manager) to join our team in Chesapeake. This is the ideal position for the person who loves to manage a dynamic team with an all-hands-on-deck approach, as well as be directly involved with directing the day to day operations of a warehouse.


What you will be doing:

  • Coordinate assembly, work schedules (including temporary personnel as needed), and warehouse operations to ensure service leads are met.
  • Be responsible for establishing and enforcing operational procedures for verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of merchandise, and keeping of warehouse inventory.
  • Ensure that corporate programs regarding safety, security, care of equipment and facility are followed. Enforce OSHA compliance and to assure an “injury-free” workplace.
  • Be responsible for all aspects of hourly warehouse staff from hiring to termination, which includes staffing, development, supervision, and direction.

Working conditions and experience:

  • Manual dexterity and hand to eye coordination for operation of hand/power tools.
  • Extended time on feet, walking distances up to 200 feet.
  • Frequent stooping, bending, walking, carrying and lifting (up to 75 lbs.).

What we are looking for:

  • Minimum of 2 years of distribution center/warehouse supervisory experience.
  • Clear and effective written and oral communication skills.
  • College education or related experience.
  • Organizational, time management and analytical skills.
  • Good supervisory, leadership and motivational skills.
  • PC / Windows skills.
  • Mechanical aptitude / power tools.
  • Must be able to clear background/drug/MVR screenings


This position is Monday - Friday from 8a-5p Monday – Friday.. Benefits include Medical/Dental/Vision, Paid Time Off (13 days in your first year that you start earning immediately), Paid Holidays from day one, tuition reimbursement, and a 401k plan (with an automatic 3% company contribution, regardless of if you contribute!).


Candidates for this position must have a good attitude, a desire to work hard with a great team, and the ability to be a self-starter.


The Mission:

Our goal is to be a world-leading company that attracts diverse talent, where all team members feel safe being their true selves and are able to thrive in a work environment that promotes change, innovation, and provides equal access and opportunity.

As one of North America’s leading garage door manufacturers, Amarr Company, a company of global opening solutions leader ASSA ABLOY, takes pride in fostering a culture where employees enjoy many opportunities for career growth, rapid advancement, and relocation to some of America’s most desired cities. Although Amarr Company is an international business, employees enjoy a family-oriented, caring culture and rewarding work environment. Amarr Company offers competitive wages, generous benefits, and a bonus program for every employee. At Amarr Company, the door is always open and there is no ceiling to your career growth.




Always growing. Never boring. Leading right.

Chesapeake, VA, US, 23320

Supply Chain
Travel Required: 0%-10%
Not applicable

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads