Warehouse Manager/Mechanic
Company: Outdoor Elements
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Amount: $38,000 to $50,000 / Year
Posted: 2/5/2020

Title:  Warehouse Manager/Mechanic


Location: South Branch Location-Outdoor Elements


Reports To: Maintenance Manager 


Summary of Position 

In this position the employee is responsible for warehouse organization, fleet management and vehicle maintenance, conducting monthly safety meetings, managing the inventory data for both locations, managing the actual equipment inventory/supplies, overseeing the maintenance of the crew equipment in the South, helping facilitate all aspects of equipment of the landscape maintenance division, and miscellaneous office projects. 


Essential Duties 

1.    Warehouse Organization – this position oversees the cleanliness and organization of the of the “maintenance portion” of the warehouse. 

2.    Fleet Management – this position is responsible for ensuring all vehicles in the fleet are current on registrations, insurance, recalls, and basic maintenance 

3.    Safety– this position is responsible conducting monthly safety meetings in the south, as well as making sure all crew members are outfitted with proper safety equipment, and inventory of regular Personal Protective Equipment. 

4.    Employee Pre-Onboarding- Test potential applicants for truck, trailer and equipment knowledge before applicant is hired.

5.    Daily Crew Release – this position responsible for being there every day at 6:45am to assist if any of the groups need assistance with their equipment

6.    Equipment Maintenance – This position oversees the crew maintenance once every 10 days in the north. Ensuring proper oil changes are done on the tractors, air filters are maintained on all equipment, etc. 

7.    Inventory Management – This position oversees the inventory and is responsible for updating the inventory sheets for the groups. Additionally this position oversees the inventory and controls the purchasing needed for the groups.

8.    Miscellaneous Office Projects – This position also serves to assist the northern office team with miscellaneous task such storage unit trips, and various “handy man” type items.




1.    Time Management

2.    Minimal Microsoft Office capabilities

3.    Ability to drive a truck and trailer

4.    Bilingual 

5.    Basic understanding of inventory management

6.    Minimal landscape planting awareness 

7.    Ability to occasionally operate a forklift 


Supervisory Responsibility 

This position supervises up to 10 people at a time during routine maintenance time periods, but normally no more than 2-3 people. 


Work Environment 

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones and scanners. This role also includes routine use of lawn maintenance equipment(mowers, edgers, weedeaters, etc),  trucks, trailers,  forklifts, and pallet jacks.


Position Type and Expected Hours of Work 

This is a 45 hour per week full-time position. The total hours include time in the office, field, and at home answering calls. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Changes in work hours will be at sole discretion of direct supervisor. Position is based on completion of work, not hours worked. Some weekend and after-hours work are required pending season and job status.



No out of city traveling is needed in this position 


Other Duties 

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Responsibilities may exceed those listed within job description on an as needed basis. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Houston, TX
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