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Royal Canin Shipping Operator in Lebanon, Tennessee

Job Description:

The purpose of this role is to provide shipping and transfer support to the Production Team.

This role is also intended to ensure our product is staged Production use, audited, handled, stored, and shipped and readily tracked efficiently while meeting our high-quality standards and maintaining targeted customer service levels.

Key Responsibilities

Lead safety & quality in warehouse and shipping operations.

Adhere to all Mars Inc/Royal Canin Safety & Quality and Food Safety requirements.

Service the Packaging Line

Wrap Pallets of Finished Product with Stretch-Wrap Material

Stack empty bags for Packaging Line as necessary.

Stack broken down cardboard boxes into case erector for Packaging Line as necessary

Stage Finished Product in Warehouse and or trailer

Prepare Trailer for Loading

Load Trailers with Finished Product

Unload Production Supplies (raw materials, packaging, pallets) from Trailers

Escalate and report any issues to Shipping Coordinator, Warehouse Coordinator, Shift Manager and/or Flow Manager.

Assist in maintaining inventory accuracy and control (cycle counts).

Verify all required documentation including quality, production, and sanitation records.

Ensure all flow housekeeping tasks are performed and the Master Sanitation Schedule (MSS) is executed.

Perform a changeover and walkthrough (MSE CPs) with the oncoming and off-going team to discuss shipping-area status and to ensure

cleanliness and safety.

Drive for 5S Step-Change in shipping/warehouse.

Oversee and Maintain Forklift Charging/equalization schedule/Rack inspections.

Make sure that all Forklift Pre-Checks are completed.

Perform assigned task of master sanitation schedule of Extrusion Perform miscellaneous tasks the Supervisor or Warehouse Coordinator directs and assists in other production areas, as requested.

Context and Scope

Shipping operator is accountable for safety, quality, and productivity.

Shipping operator needs to have eye for driving continuous improvement in shipping/warehouse operations.

Education & Professional Qualifications

High School graduate and relevant logistics/transportation experience.

Basic knowledge of Warehouse and Transportation Management Systems.

Forklift certified.

Must speak fluent English.

Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.