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Warehouse Supervisor

Basic American Foods
Spokane, WA Full-time
Posted on November 12, 2019

Warehouse Supervisor, Moses Lake - Basic American Foods

Job Summary: Manage all daily work activity for the Basic American Foods Moses Lake warehouse complex, to include; the Moses Lake Plant Warehouse, and remote facility extension warehouses. Responsibility includes inventory accuracy, productivity improvement and lean initiatives, optimize operations and training that support customer requirements and direct product movement between Moses Lake warehouses and end-users.

Job Specifics: Manage functions related to warehouse operations including, but not limited to Moses Lake customer order fulfillment, shipping & receiving of BAF products and supplies that support customer requirements, company warehousing, and plant production. Ensure requirements in regard to quality and food safety are in compliance and meet SQF qualifications. Coordinate material supplies and product movement between BAF facilities where the Moses Lake warehouses are involved. Assist transportation analyst ensuring all loads are timely and meet or exceed BAF objectives and customer requirements. Works with BAF entities to support the Warehouse and Transportation Departments in functional area such as Maintenance, Human Resources, Procurement, Demand Planning, IT and all areas of operations. Responsible to assist Moses Lake Management and H.R. with employee relations in all assigned areas ranging from verbal discussions to termination, union affairs, SAFE audits and employee engagement programs. Provides supervision across Moses Lake warehousing to maintain safety standards (both personal and food), enforce BAF policies. Support BAF operations, QA related company functions with proper warehouse documentation associated with audits, for SQF, Silliker, YUM and all customer and governmental agencies. Assist Moses Lake management team in developing warehousing and logistics budget. Responsible to implement established budget and meet all BAF cost objectives for the Moses Lake warehouses.

Knowledge and Skills:

*Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from a 4-year college/university and 3-4 years of warehouse experience and training; or equivalent combination.

*Experience leading and managing a team to high performance.

*Excellent communication, organizational and computer skills.

*Food manufacturing and international shipment experience preferred.

*Familiarity with SQF a plus.

Benefits: Full benefits package including medical, dental, vision & life insurance. All of our salaried employees receive ten paid holidays, a personal paid holiday, and immediately begin accruing vacation at the rate of three weeks per year. 

Career Development: Beyond our commitment to quality and convenient products, we provide a culture where employees are valued and supported in meeting their career goals. We offer meaningful career and employee development opportunities for managerial and technical or professional individuals including cross-functional team assignments, leadership opportunities and individual development plans.

At BAF, we are an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and strive to create a supportive and inclusive community of individuals committed to helping each other and our company thrive. 538 Potato Frontage Road SE, Moses Lake WA 98837 Moses Lake.