Shipping Distribution Warehouse Manager

Supply Chain, Procurement & Transportation Tupelo, Mississippi


Description

Position at Swift Prepared Foods

Job Title:  Warehouse Manager

Location: Tupelo, MS

 

 

Our Company, Your Opportunity:    

        

Nearly 150 years ago, Gustavus Swift founded Swift & Company. He was a true pioneer whose passion and innovative spirit transformed the meat industry. This commitment to transformation mirrors that of Swift Prepared Foods today. Swift Prepared Foods (formerly Plumrose USA) is the prepared foods arm of JBS USA, one of the world’s largest meat companies. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.

 

Our Mission:

 

To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.

 

Our Values:

 

 

Role:

 

Provides materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, warehousing, and shipping services; supervising staff.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Maintains receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local warehousing, material handling, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions. Adhere to standards for labor, expenses and budgeting.
  • Support Safety by Safeguard warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
  • Slot product.
  • Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement.
  • Knows and demonstrates 6S principles.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.

 

 

Skills and Qualifications:

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Business Administration)
  • Supervision
  • Developing Budgets
  • Safety Management
  • Developing Standards
  • Managing Processes
  • Inventory Control
  • Reporting Skills
  • Analyzing Information
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Appraising job results 

Physical Demands:

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Sitting, lifting, stacking, and working in a cold environment.

 

 

Work Environment:

 

  • Corporate working environment.
  • Food Manufacturing Operations environment

 

 

If interested, please apply at jbssa.com/careers

We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

Swift Prepared Foods is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/Vet/Disabled