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Supervisor - Distribution

Salina, Kansas

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Description
(Overview)

At Schwan’s Company, we are driven to bring our customers delicious foods and reliable services. That's how we grew from a "one-man-and-a-truck" delivery business in rural Minnesota to a multibillion-dollar private company with thousands of team members nationwide. Our commitment to delicious foods shows in all we do, from careful ingredient selection and quality food making to delivering a great experience wherever you shop and eat.

The foods we make reach customers in many ways. We deliver directly to our customer's homes through our popular food-delivery business, offer well-known retail brands such as Red Baron®, Freschetta®, and Tony's® pizzas, Pagoda® snacks and appetizers, and Mrs. Smith's® and Edwards® desserts, and bring innovative food solutions to our customers in the food-service industry. To learn more, visit us at http://www.schwanscompany.com

  • Responsible for supervising the distribution of products to ensure maximum efficiency quality and customer service at the least possible cost.
  • Enforces safety guideline and rules GMPS HACCP checks food safety requirements and all company policies
  • Coordinates truck loading/unloading and ensures it is done in a timely manner.
  • Ensures that all materials are stored in accordance with temperature requirements.
  • Maintains accurate stock rotation first in first out
  • Cognizant of bill of materials and coordinate any necessary adjustments as it relates to inventory or usages.
  • Requests or performs maintenance on facilities and equipment
  • Ensures cycle counting and month end inventory is conducted for inventory records accuracy.
  • Tracks weight of all product loads and monitors long and short counts on product in and out of distribution
  • Supervises trains and develops subordinates if applicable
  • 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: Associate degree or equivalent

Years of Related Experience: Typically, 3-5 years of experience.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: General knowledge of Purchasing Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Inventory, Record Accuracy, Cycle Counting Procedures, Inventory Control Procedures, Food Safety Requirements, Warehousing and Distribution.

  • Leadership and supervisor experience
  • Progressive experience in Warehouse Management Systems
  • Computer proficient – MS Suite
  • Ability to learn distribution/transportation software systems, include Systems Applications Products (SAP); Kronos
  • Working knowledge of SAP (preferred)
  • Knowledgeable of Bills of Material and Auditing Control Functions
  • Good math and communication skills
  • Operation knowledge of material handling equipment (example: forklifts, pallet jacks, reach trucks and other equipment
  • Demonstrative ability to build and sustain a cohesive and productive
  • Good working knowledge of truck loading operations, yard operations and reefer unit type trailers (preferred)
  • Assist IS with report changes SAP authorizations and system outages
  • Assist production in clearing storage locations
  • Resolve inventory discrepancies
  • Assist accounting/purchasing with invoice/Bill of Lading discrepancies
  • Willing to obtain forklift license within the probationary period
  • Solid work history
  • Flexibility with shifts/hours as required

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.

Qualifications

Education: Associate degree or equivalent

Years of Related Experience: Typically, 3-5 years of experience.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: General knowledge of Purchasing Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Inventory, Record Accuracy, Cycle Counting Procedures, Inventory Control Procedures, Food Safety Requirements, Warehousing and Distribution.
 

  • Leadership and supervisor experience
  • Progressive experience in Warehouse Management Systems
  • Computer proficient – MS Suite
  • Ability to learn distribution/transportation software systems, include Systems Applications Products (SAP); Kronos
  • Working knowledge of SAP (preferred)
  • Knowledgeable of Bills of Material and Auditing Control Functions
  • Good math and communication skills
  • Operation knowledge of material handling equipment (example: forklifts, pallet jacks, reach trucks and other equipment
  • Demonstrative ability to build and sustain a cohesive and productive
  • Good working knowledge of truck loading operations, yard operations and reefer unit type trailers (preferred)
  • Assist IS with report changes SAP authorizations and system outages
  • Assist production in clearing storage locations
  • Resolve inventory discrepancies
  • Assist accounting/purchasing with invoice/Bill of Lading discrepancies
  • Willing to obtain forklift license within the probationary period
  • Solid work history
  • Flexibility with shifts/hours as required

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.

Job Type: Exempt Business Unit: Req #: 21003336

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Brand Logos
  • Big Daddy's
  • Edwards
  • Mrs. Smith's
  • MINH
  • Red Baron
  • Freschetta
  • Pagoda
  • Tony's