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Schwan's Company Manager Warehousing Systems in Salina, Kansas

Who we are!

Schwan’s Company, a U.S. affiliate of the global lifestyle company, CJ CheilJedang Corporation, is a leading U.S. manufacturer and marketer of quality foods offered through retail-grocery and food-service channels. Our many popular brands include Red Baron®, Tony’s®, Big Daddy’s®, Villa Prima™ and Freschetta® pizza; Mrs. Smith’s® and Edwards® desserts; and Pagoda® and Bibigo Asian-style snacks. Schwan’s is a place for people with an appetite for more. To learn about joining a team where you can belong, contribute, and thrive, visit www.schwanscompany.com

We are hiring a Manager Warehousing Systems located in Salina, KS. If you are a strong communicator, team player and highly technical, this role is for you!

What you will get from us:

  • Opportunity to work on exciting, strategic projects in partnership with key leaders and showcase your creative, communication and technical skills.

  • A culture focused on ensuring the health, safety and well-being of its employees

  • Support and mentorship from team members who are authentic, good-natured and highly skilled

  • Competitive wages, incentive pay and a comprehensive package of benefits


  • Engage and lead cross-functionally to implement technical solutions and process changes to drive efficiencies.

  • Work with technical partners to design, develop, test and implement system solutions.

  • Responsible for the testing, validation, effectiveness, and quality of the technologies used to operate the facility.

  • Manages and directs daily Control Room operations, system analyst, and order/data entry.

  • Manages and directs daily distribution reporting and analysis.

  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  • Manages and maintains system/processes to capture, validate, record, maintain and publish data reflecting the status, location, and availability of finished goods and samples.

  • Manages and maintains the availability, accountability, and reconciliation for secondary inventories.

  • Responsible to conduct yourself and ensure your subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company mission, values, code of ethics, policies, and other standards of conduct.


  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum of 4 years direct applicable professional related experience

  • D emonstrated proficiency in trouble shooting, problem solving, root cause analysis and continuous improvement.

  • Experience working with warehouse automation equipment and software, and warehouse management systems.

  • Experience implementing and managing technical solutions in a large, complex warehouse environment.

  • Fundamental knowledge of Relational Database s uch as Microsoft SQL Preferred (This is the Database that Savanna.NET runs on)

  • Data Analysis & Visualization with Power BI (preferred) or Tableau

  • Familiar understanding of programming, creation & troubleshooting (This is critical for managing projects like the EWM integration.)

  • Intermediate proficiency in the operation of a personal computer in a Windows environment to include Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook.

  • Advanced proficiency with numeric data analysis.

  • The ability to become and remain organized.

  • The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining the ability to re-direct efforts based upon shifting demands.

  • The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and inwriting.

  • The ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • The ability to work flexible hours depending on business needs.

    The employing subsidiaries of Schwan's Company are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class.