Food processing company in Lake Forest continues to grow and expand. They are once again ready to HIRE! Company is looking for a Raw Materials Supervisor with WMS experience!
Job Responsibilities: Effectively utilize warehouse management systems to maximize efficiency and productivity of work flow and allocate resources in various picking zones to ensure timely completion and flow of picking process. Fulfill the material requirements based on the production schedule and ensure that all needed raw materials are available for the continuous flow of production. Have an in depth understanding of the manufacturing plant processes and functions Collect and organize raw materials demand. Determine fulfillment sequence and prepare transfer requests. Stage raw materials to be transferred to production in accordance with the production schedule. Manage Big Train transfer trucks. Work with Production and Purchasing to facilitate and expedite last minute inventory issues. Coordinate closely with production planner changes on the line that can affect the flow of raw material and capacity storage. Ability to review opportunities for continuous improvement of raw materials warehouse. Implement changes to enhance workflow optimization. Inform purchasing of low inventory items that are discovered through daily activities. Closely monitors selected items for depletion to avoid obsolescence. Provide direction to the receiving team about required resources needed to respond to workload variances. Discuss priorities with Planner and schedule accordingly. Provide direction and assistance to receiving employees by clarifying questions pertaining to job assignments and resolving issues. Assist in training, developing and managing a small group of employees in non-exempt positions. Monitor and enhance individual performance through clearly defined expectations, training, coaching and counseling to achieve required results. Effectively lead employees by creating a common vision and an understanding of the organization's strategy as well as enhancing employee commitment through the celebration of individual and group achievements. Facilitate and/or lead quality excellence teams. Must be able to meet departmental expectations to effectively drive results Ensure that receiving procedures are followed and receiving paperwork and transactions are done correctly and in a timely manner. Ensure that all transactions in the system (GP, Vicinity or WMS) are completed accurately and in a timely manner Ensure that all variations in receiving due to vendor or shipper error are documented and completed according to policy. Respond to all QC requests same day Maintain warehouse files for audit purposes Maintain raw materials Master Sanitation Schedule
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge & experience with WMS mandatory Knowledge & experience with MRP a plus