Warehouse Manager

The Opportunity

Position Title:
Warehouse Manager
Reports To:
Plant Manager
Position Location:
Austin, Minnesota

The Position

Basic Function

This role is responsible for managing the day-to-day warehouse operations of an SQF Level 3 USDA/FDA manufacturing plant, including off-site storage/distribution.

The Warehouse Manager is a key member of the Plant’s Senior Leadership team and collaborates with all team members to promote food and personal safety, food quality and exceptional customer service.

This position supervises a team of 12 warehouse team members on 3 shifts to ensure that the plant successfully produces and ships all customer production orders.

Areas of Responsibility include:

  • Receiving
  • Inventory Management
  • Budget and Contract Management
  • Material Handling
  • Shipping and Logistics
  • Ensuring compliance with all SQF/FSMA/USDA/FDA and OSHA policies

The Candidate

Education / Certifications

BA/BS in Logistics or related field preferred

Professional Experience

  • 7+ years of warehouse leadership in a food manufacturing facility, preferably in frozen foods with FDA/USDA products
  • Computer skills include Microsoft Office and business management software (SAP preferred)
  • Strong leader and team player, capable of implementing successful continuous improvement projects