Shipping and Receiving Supervisor - Grandview, MO
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins and algae ingredients. We develop sustainable ingredient solutions to improve the quality of life for people today and for future generations.
For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics.
We have factories in the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil, Thailand and the United States. Corbion has a worldwide network of sales offices and agents in more than 100 countries. Quality, product innovation, and customer orientation are important attributes for our client, which is also characterized by being a collegial, informal and result-oriented company culture.
The Shipping and Receiving department is a critical piece of the supply chain department, as they handle all receipts and shipments of Corbion goods. The focus of this position will be to provide leadership and guidance to the shipping and receiving staff members as well as manage the processes of the department.
The ability to set clear directions for all employees while holding them accountable is a paramount skill for this position. The desired candidate for this position is an individual who can maintain and improve the efficiency of the shipping processes, along with ensuring the food safety guidelines for the facility are met. This individual will work directly with a union based workforce and must have a clear understanding of the union contract, work rules, and policies. This position will report to the Supply Chain Manager.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Business, Engineering or other related fields required
Experience: Minimum of three years' experience in a manufacturing supervisory role.
Experience within a union environment as well as the Food and/or Beverage industry experience is preferred. Demonstrated effective leadership skills. Experience with SAP is highly desired.
Manage all aspects of the shipping department processes. Ensure that standard operational procedures are being followed consistently.
Responsible for the assignment of personnel to specific roles and the assignment of labor as any other needs arise, including the execution of the overtime policy to cover absences.
Responsible for the staging of raw materials to the production centers and taking finished products from the production centers to the dock for transfer out to Grandview distribution center.
Responsible for the shuttling of raw materials from the Grandview distribution center to the plant on a daily basis to ensure that the production schedule for the plant can be met. Will need the ability to investigate issues regarding materials and escalate issues that may result in scheduled production interruptions.
Responsible for informing plant management team and production scheduler on outstanding raw materials needed for scheduled production
Responsible for the material storage process for the plant along with making the appropriate changes to this process in regards to production changes or food safety requirements.
Responsible for compliance with good manufacturing practices and food safety guidelines regarding raw material handling and storage within the plant.
Responsible for the documentation of inbound and outbound material loads. This includes accurate and timely inventory transactions as well as preserving documents according to procedures.
Responsible for the quality, food safety and legality of products
Will perform additional tasks as required to accomplish organizational goals.
HOW TO APPLY:
The method for applying for this vacancy is online via the Corbion careers page at www.corbion.com.
Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.
Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Corbion Human Resources department.
The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.