is seeking a Logistics Supervisor to lead logistics daily operations to include the receipt, storage and line delivery of raw materials (i.e. ingredients, packaging, etc) in the Plant Warehouse. Also responsible for Distribution Center operations, including the receipt and storage of inbound loads, and loading and shipping of finished product to both GMI service facilities and direct to customers. Combined operations include leadership of over 25 material handling technicians per shift, and movement of 50 truckloads of raw and finished materials per shift.
In this role you will:
Provide Logistics expertise and leadership while effectively managing in a union environment
Have functional expertise of both RedPrairie (WMS) and SAP
Understand receiving operations to include: Rail, Bulk Truck, Truck and LTL
Support the Logistics needs of Operating Departments, serve as a resource to them to increase productivity
Interact daily with Quality, Operations Maintenance and Security to achieve Plant goals
Coach, counsel and guide employees to daily success
Lead safety initiatives to include Safety Culture Change
Own specific responsibilities for Continuous Improvement pillars and/or tools
Lead warehouse productivity initiatives to improve employee and material handling efficiency
Learn all aspects of Shipping / Receiving Office, be able to cover shipping office job during weekends
Support any additional strategic initiatives involving Logistics
Work and/or attend meetings during other shifts (including off-shifts and/or weekends) as necessary
Additional duties as assigned
Associate's Degree required, Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Demonstrated understanding of technology (i.e. complexities of products, machinery, and costs)
People management (direct and indirect)
Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
Strong conceptual skills and ability to implement change
Good analytical and business judgment including demonstrated problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills
Ability to adjust to multiple demands, shifting work priorities, ambiguity, adversity and change
Willing to work off shifts and weekends
Relocation benefits provided!!
General Mills, Inc.
Website : http://www.generalmills.com