Ennis, TX

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Warehouse Supervisor

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  • No. of hires for this role: 1
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Category: Warehouse & Logistics

Pet Inspired. Employee Owned.

Make food that makes pets happy.

When we founded Freshpet, it was an opportunity to build something new. An innovative place to create the most real, fresh food for pets. A way to let employees own part of the company where they work. And a setting where each day is another chance to be inspired and do what’s best for Pets, People, and Planet. Are you ready to start fresh?

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Warehouse Supervisor will include:
• Manages inbound and outbound shipping loads in a safe, cost effective, and efficient manner.
• Keeps accurate documentation of inventory transactions to ensure all industry and regulatory standards are met.
• Responsible for supervision, leadership, and safety of shipping/receiving team members.
• Ensure the sanitation, housekeeping and overall cleanliness of the warehouse and related areas of the facility are in compliance with quality standards.
• Analyzes labor efficiencies and labor allocations to meet demand; schedules vacations/time off; manages overtime hours; manages time keeping system.
• Develops and motivates direct reports to improve the efficiency of their current duties and have clearly identified goals.
• Regularly communicates via department meetings to keep team members informed; encourages team member feedback/ideas.
• Addresses team member issues and delivers corrective action to include behavior, safety, quality, GMP, sanitation, work standards and time infractions. Partner with HR department for direction and guidance as necessary.
• Conducts new team member orientation and training.
• Maintains current thorough knowledge of the plant and its processes, and seeks continuous improvement of processes and work conditions.
• Must participate as an active team player and motivated individual.
• Performs other duties as required.

Qualifications

experience

• Minimum 3 years supervisory/inventory control experience in a manufacturing environment; preferable in a food manufacturing facility. • Strong analytical, written/verbal communications, interpersonal skills and the ability to work well across all levels of the organization. • Proficient in Warehouse/Inventory control systems, Microsoft Office applications; especially Excel

education

• Bachelor degree strongly preferred • High school diploma or equivalent is required

Benefits

• PTO • 10 company paid holidays. • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits • Company paid Basic/Accidental Life insurance • Company paid Short/Long term disability • Option for Employee paid Basic/Accidental Life insurance • Option for Employee paid Short/Long term disability • 401K – with up to 4% company match • Flexible Spending account • Restricted Stock Units • Tuition Reimbursement

Schedule

DayNight

Remote Work

No

About Freshpet

We are Freshpet, a team of pet parents, pet lovers, and other folks dedicated to doing what’s best for Pets, People, and Planet. Our home office is in Secaucus, NJ. Our kitchen locations are in Bethlehem, PA and Ennis, TX. And our heart is in our work: Preparing the finest food for dogs and cats using only fresh, natural ingredients. We are growing in popularity, impact, and size by doing things the right way. The Freshpet way.

Freshpet embraces diversity and is an EOE/M/F/Disabilities/A/Veterans employer.