Hostess Brands, Inc. Shipping Supervisor in Columbus, Georgia
Hostess Brands, LLC, is a large packaged food company focused on developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing fresh baked sweet goods in the United States such as Ding Dongs®, Ho Hos®, Donettes® and Fruit Pies, in addition to Twinkies®, CupCakes, Voortman’s Cookies and Wafers.
Job Overview: Distribution and Transportation planning and strategic activities. Coordinates product flow from Plant to Distribution Centers and Plant- to- Plant, utilizing proper Transportation scheduling that is following DOT regulations. Inventory and order corrugated weekly.
Determines the necessary Manpower needed in the Logistics Department per volume levels
Tracks Manpower and develops programs to ensure labor is flexing to volume levels
Helps Determine the Transportation Schedules to our Distribution Centers and Customers
Responsible for weekly Corrugated Inventory; Ordering Corrugated based off Inventory levels
Responsible for implementing and tracking Safety programs in the Logistic Department
Develop and maintain a productive staff by training and using professional development; match the skill and background of associates to the work required; apply sound communication and motivational techniques, to supervise, counsel, and discipline subordinates; and implement performance evaluation systems
Uses SAP System daily to manage product inventory and print BOL’s
Provide program management support; Lead cross-functional teams, including outside
Responsible for doing payroll for the Logistics Department weekly
Directs and guides employees on Good Manufacturing Programs (GMP)
Assist in developing process and procedures
Bachelor’s degree (Business, Engineering, or Logistics) is preferred or equivalent Distribution/ Transportation experience. (Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Distribution/Transportation)
More than three years’ experience as a Supervisor is preferred
Experienced in Food environment desired.
- Manufacturing Environment
External Company Name: Hostess Brands, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.hostessbrands.com/
Street: 1969 Victory Drive