Kerry Warehouse Manager in New Century, Kansas
Requisition ID 27350
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production
Posting Type DNI
Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.
A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
Where You'll Work
Our New Century, KS location is part of our Sweet and Cereal Division. We create chocolate coated confectionery items and some of the tasty treats found in your favorite ice cream flavors! Our employees care - about their community, their team and take pride in creating 35,000 pounds of chocolates every day!
What You'll Do
The Warehouse Supervisor will responsible for managing the day-to-day operation of the warehouse. Responsibilities include inbound shipping of raw materials, outbound shipping and shuttles, scheduling and organizing orders. Must effectively communicate with both Plant Supply Chain, Corporate Supply Chain, customers and carriers. This position will oversee the efficient operation and inventory of the plant, outside storage facilities and yard. Position plays a big role in the organization of the warehouse and work flow. Position will maintain inventory based on FIFO and assist in preventing customer service issues. This position will be responsible for delivery on KPI’s for warehousing and cost control. Other duties include timely processing of orders, accuracy of pick-ups, quantity of pick-ups per employee and providing resources for cycle counts. Additional responsibilities include: - Coordinate transportation carriers and performance through the utilization of TMS. Ensure all scheduled shipping and receiving appointments are timely and in support of production and customer requirements. - Must be familiar with OSHA guidelines for forklift use and general warehousing and insure these regulations are in place and enforced. - Ensure warehouse operations are appropriately staffed and employees are properly trained and certified to execute their duties.
What You'll Need
Job Requirements: BS or BA degree required. Candidates should have previous work experience within a food manufacturing and distribution environment. A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing warehouse and distribution leadership role with demonstrated ability to lead change. Proven experience in various management/leadership positions. Demonstrated ability to be a champion for change. Spanish speaking abilities, in addition to English fluency, is required
Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here (http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf) . Additional information can also be here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf) .