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Warehouse Supervisor

Requisition ID 38197
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Supply Chain 
Recruiter #LI-AM1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment

About the role

Supervision of the shipping department to ensure that order preparation and shipment is completed in a manner that is compliant with customer, company and regulatory requirements.

Key responsibilities

1. Communicate order readiness with the shipping coordinator and allocate order preparation to the shipping workers.

2. Maintain worksheets on floor in out the door date sequence.

3. Maintain order with packaged product on shipping floor and racks to best utilize space and increase worker efficiency.

4. Communicate with supervisors from business units as required for order efficiency. 5. 5. Process orders in UPS & FedEx systems as required.

6. Verify accuracy of order preparation utilizing RF procedure.

7. Maintain departmental equipment, (ie) fork lifts, RF units, tools, stretch wrap etc in working order, ensure all operators are trained properly in their use and keep track of and order shipping supplies as required.

 8. Cross train employees within the department on all functions of the job.

9. Cross train employees with receiving and material handling functions.

10. Responsible for order preparation, worksheet management, fork lift management , GMP’s and department safety standards.

11. Maintain appropriate shipping worker productivity and proficiency requirements.

12. Other duties assigned by supervisor/manager.

Qualifications and skills

  • College degree / Bachelor´s degree preferred ( not required )
  • 2-5 years of supervisory experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge & experience of SAP is desirable
  • Proficient in Excel
  • HAZMAT certified or able to get certified with in 6 months of employment
  • IMDG/IATA/DOT Certification ( desirable  )
  • Food experience ( desirable )
  • Service Attitude
  • Teamwork
  • Coomunication






Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

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