Good people, working with good people, for our common good.
KeHE-a natural, organic, specialty and fresh food distributor-is
all about "good" and is growing, so there's never been a more
exciting time to join our team. If you're enthusiastic about
working in an environment with a people-first culture and an
organization committed to good living, good food and good service,
we'd love to talk to you!
The Production Supervisor is responsible for coordinating the
selection, replenishment and/or loading of product in the most
cost-effective manner. This person must have a strong KPI
background and be customer service driven and will be responsible
to manage a group of 20 – 30 associates in any one of our three
departments (dry, each-pick, perishables). As with all positions at
KeHE Distributors we expect that all actions will be consistent
with KeHE’s Mission, Vision and Values.
Oversee outgoing shipping activities to ensure accuracy,
thoroughness, and condition of shipments in a two-building
Proactive communication to internal contacts regarding warehouse
processes which impact customers and transportation.
Inspects shift operations to ensure compliance with Standard
Operating Procedures and specifications.
Ensures that the daily inspection requirements of material
handling equipment are adhered to.
Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency of
Maintains harmony among workers and resolves grievances.
Must maintain good attendance
Proven ability and willingness to take a hands-on approach as
necessary, to insure safe operations of all in-house powered
Ensure warehouse associate training is occurring timely.
Troubleshoot systems issues, which affect timely delivery and/or
receiving of product.
Plan daily and weekly production activities when necessary
Maintains distribution center’s HACCPs at acceptable levels and
ensures food safety.
Ensure Safety and OSHA rules are followed.
Maintain inventory integrity by employing “world-class”
warehousing and inventory control practices.
Must maintain and promote sanitation and facility
Maintain safeguards of confidential company information.
Minimum Requirements, Qualifications, Additional Skills,
Must have a High School Diploma/GED and a Minimum of two years
of experience of related experience.
Knowledge of warehouse technology; RF, (gladiators w/ring
scanners) Warehouse Management Systems.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suites, with an emphasis in
Excel and Word.
Ability to work day or evening shifts and weekends and Holidays
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment under tight time
Support and contribute to the overall goals of the Operations
Takes initiative and works well independently.
Ability to communicate well with internal and external customers
Strong Organization and Time Management skills.
Able to work effectively with peers in a productive
collaborative environment coupled with the ability to be decisive
Must have great interpersonal skills and have an entrepreneurial
Develop strong trusting relationships with each team member
through proactive employee engagement.
The physical demands?described here are representative of those
that must be met by an associate to?successfully perform the
essential functions of this job.? Reasonable accommodations may be
made to?enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. Must?be able to carry, lift and/or move up to
75 pounds.? The associate is required to sit. The?associate is
frequently required to stand, walk, and climb.? While performing
the duties of this position,?the associate is subject to a
warehouse environment where temperatures can vary?from very cool to
very warm.? The?associate is also exposed to outside weather
conditions.? The noise levels in the work environment are?typically
low to moderate.