Associate Supervisor - Petcare

Nestle International Saint Joseph , MO 64503

Posted 3 months ago

Associate Supervisor

  • Petcare

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for coordinating and organizing the necessary work related to the care, palatability testing, and nutritional testing of the pets with minimal supervision on the weekends. Participates in the daily operation of the PetCare facility, conduction of tests and care of pets as needed on the weekend.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Function as "on-duty supervisor" to provide supervision, leadership and focus to the entire PetCare group on the weekends (potential shift Friday Sunday or Saturday Monday; 30 40 hrs./wk.)

  • Manage, coordinate and organize the work in the PetCare Center including, but not limited to, temporary employees, external contractors, part time employees and students

  • Responsible for care, use and welfare of pets in facility

  • Responsible for coordinating cleaning and socialization of pet activities for contractors and part time staff in both kennel and cattery to meet expected quality

  • Insure safety in the work area for team and self

  • Insure accurate data collection and reporting

  • Assist with organization and management of PetCare warehouse operation and supplies/inventory

  • Provide coaching and counseling to monitor associate performance and guide associate training and development

  • Knowledge of and compliance with the Animal Welfare Act and all procedures and protocols in the Nestl Purina R and D Petcare Manual

  • Insure adherence to Nestl Quality Management Systems (QMS) and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) by group members

  • Insure compliance with Company policies and procedures by team members

  • Insure contractors and students training is appropriate and complete for tasks assigned, including assessment of training effectiveness

  • Travel as necessary

JOB QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience, and Knowledge):

  • BS and 1 year animal related experience or High School degree and 3 years animal related experience

  • Demonstrated people leadership ability

  • Skillful at handling animals

  • Ability to work well independently and in a team

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organization, and math skills

  • Strong computer skills with MicroSoft products and agility to learn internal systems

Job: Associate Supervisor

  • Petcare

Primary Location: St. Joseph, MO US

Other Location:

Career Area: Professional

Nestle Purina PetCare Company

https://nestleusa.taleo.net/careersection/9/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=19006561


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Associate Supervisor - Petcare

Nestle International