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Logistics / Production Scheduling Lead
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Manager
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Logistics,Manufacturing
Years Experience: 4-6 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: May 22, 2020
Job Location:

Belleville, ON
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Job Description

Come join us in an essential industry! If you're a hand's on leader looking for a career with a world class company with a global footprint that provides a wealth of development and advancement opportunities, this is for you. Join us as the Logistics Scheduling Lead where you will supervise the shipping, receiving and warehouse operations to ensure maximum efficiency and space utilization. Utilizing flexible leadership and communication skills, you will oversee the daily activity and development of our team members, while identifying opportunities to more efficiently produce great food at a low cost.

At Kellogg, we’re a company that can nourish your career as well as your appetite. We want you to bring your unique flavor to our Belleville plant where we are proud to produce the famous Kellogg Cereals known around the globe! Our culture boasts a strong safety record, a high level of accountability, and great developmental opportunities. Join us in Belleville to add some flavor to your career!

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Supply & Demand –You will be responsible for confirming that a production schedule is developed that meets both corporate demand strategy and the plant's ability to reasonably execute. You will also lead the coordinating and scheduling of trucks for shipment of product to ensure the timely filling of all orders.
  • Ensuring Inventory Accuracy –You will be managing inventory levels to meet cash flow targets without impeding production objectives. You will also be planning, coordinating and leading the monthly, weekly and cyclical physical inventories and coordinating the findings with the Plant Controller to further resolve all discrepancies
  • Program Management –You will lead administering various assignments and programs including pallet exchange program, pallet repair, and inventory issue ticket system for raw materials and finished goods.
  • Following Best Practices –You will ensure rotation of materials and finished goods on a first-in, first-out basis and manage process to include proper storage and segregation of materials and allergens.
  • Clean it up! –You will maintain the sanitation in the warehouse area (wall-to-wall), dock (inside and outside), and outside truck handling area, at all times accomplishing this through the proper leadership of contracted warehouse / logistics service provider.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field and related experience, OR College Diploma and CPIM APICS certification
  • High School Diploma/GED and demonstrated related work experience including MRP, Logisitics, Inventory management and strong knowledge of related software application
  • Experience in a Supervisory role and a proven ability to effectively manage people
  • Effective communication (both written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complexity
  • Proficiency with computers, and computer software including Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Ability to work with employees at all levels of the organization

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with SAP, WMS, Access
  • Food & Beverage manufacturing industry experience
  • Experience participating in lean manufacturing events and managing lean project initiatives

WHAT’S NEXT

It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

THE FINER PRINT

This position may require work coverage beyond the normal hours and shift, and on weekends/holidays, because the plant typically operates 24/7.

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

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