Habitat EBSV seeking Warehouse Lead

Job Type

Full Time




United States


Join Habitat's mission as a ReStore Warehouse Lead! The ReStore procures and resells building materials and other related supplies. The Warehouse Lead is a key role in the operation of our logistics department who will be responsible for all activities at the warehouse/distributions center.

Essential Functions of Position:

·      Control and manage inventory on computer based inventory systems

·      Oversee warehouse activity, including freight shipping and receiving, inventory management and customer order fulfillment. Take responsibility of on time operation and inventory accuracy

·      Plan and schedule tasks for warehouse team and volunteers to get the job done

·      Communicate with the ReStores to track donated and purchased merchandise, product data quality and inventory accuracy

·      Plan and oversee warehouse layout and supplies

·      Must be able to safely lift minimum of 75 lbs., have full range of motion, and dexterity

·      Must be able to use smart phones/tablets/computer to manage inventory and supply work order, packing slips, and necessary documents

·      Loads and unloads truck by hand or by use of hand truck, dolly, forklift and follow safety protocols

·      Wraps, pads, stacks, and secures items in position on truck to prevent damage during transportation

·      Responsible for upkeep of forklift, tools, equipment, and warehouse

·      Maintain effective and professional working relationships with staff, volunteers, customers, donors, and the public

·      Merchandising, pricing, and do stock work as needed

·      Ability to work independently

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

·      Warehousing and forklift experience is a must

·      Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook is a must

·      Computer Savvy, analytical and great attention to detail is a must

·      Knowledge of furniture, appliances, building materials, and equipment handling industry-accepted procedures

·      Experience in logistics including warehouse management, shipping & receiving, order fulfillments is strongly desired

·      Experience in management is strongly desired

·      Experience driving up to 26’ bobtail box truck is a plus

·      Ability to engage with and lead volunteers

·      Good oral and written communication skills

·      Strong problem solving

·      Flexible, quickly adapt to change

·      High School diploma

Note: This document describes typical duties and responsibilities and is not intended to limit management from assigning other work as desired. 

Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. We revitalize neighborhoods, build affordable and sustainable housing solutions, and empower families through successful homeownership. Since 1986, we have partnered with volunteers, the community, and qualified families with limited incomes to strengthen communities in Alameda, Contra Costa, and Santa Clara Counties.


Competitive pay, full benefits

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply


Interested candidates must submit a resume and a cover letter to be considered for the position.