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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.

Working Conditions:

  • Manufacturing Environment

ID: 2021-1344

External Company Name: Hostess Brands, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 1969 Victory Drive