As part of the senior leadership team, the Operations/Warehouse Manager will work collaboratively to improve efficiencies and increase profitability of operations. This position is focused on customer needs to achieve best-in-class operations. The Ops Manager is responsible for the supervision and execution of overall facility operations, i.e. productivity, quality control, inventory, reporting, etc.


  • Direct and control the facilities: receiving, repair, production, inventory, shipping, and order processing in an efficient manner. Establish detailed operational KPIs and cost performance.
  • Design an environment for Continuous improvement, new SOPs and KPI’s, as needed.
  • Exceed company objectives, customer needs, and productivity in cost and time. 
  • Manage diverse team; coach and cross-train employees to improve workflow and backup. 
  • Forecast hiring needs and maintain a pipeline of candidates. Proactively troubleshoot issues.
  • Design and implement timely and accurate data tracking, reporting, and contract management to meet internal and client needs, financial, inventory, and sales reporting. 
  • Implement and oversee the planning and utilization of Lean, R2, ISO to improve operations. 
  • Ensure that all workplace legal, OSHA, EPA laws, operating, and safety procedures are followed.


  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in any industry, but recycling experience is a plus.
  • Minimum of 5-10+ years’ equivalent senior management operational leadership experience in manufacturing, warehousing, material handling, cost control, logistics techniques, etc.
  • Experience using KPI performance metrics in continuous improvement programs with success.
  • Experience using an Inventory ERP system and e-commerce environment with success. 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and QuickBooks. Strong knowledge of lean-green, R2, ISO principles is preferred. Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Hands-on and self-motivated, to work independently and with team in a fast-paced environment.


$60,000 – $140,000+/year depending on skills, with uncapped upside incentives. Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and Profit-Sharing etc. This is a full-time position in Fremont, CA. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Please forward your resume with why you are a good fit to:

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