Shipping & Receiving Supervisor (Tonawanda, NY)
Tonawanda , New York
October 24, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Shipping and Receiving Supervisor for the Consumer Business Group located in Tonawanda, NY. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.
Job Summary:
This position involves the daily supervision of the Tonawanda and Roblin Shipping and Receiving activities.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
The S&R supervisor is responsible for managing all aspects of the safety, security, productivity, time reporting and performance management for the department. There are also unique responsibilities related to corporate and federal transportation regulatory compliance. The S&R supervisor is also responsible for coordinating the delivery schedule of critical raw materials (balancing plant needs, carrier interruptions and S&R staffing constraints). As the sole supervisor of a department that runs 24/7, applicants must be willing to work week-ends hours when needed.

Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience
  • Minimum of one (1) combined year of shipping and receiving, transportation and/or logistics experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) certification or the ability to work towards certification
  • Proficient in Tonawanda production reporting systems (MES)
  • Detail-oriented and able to learn new systems quickly (USS, ERC, COMS, etc)

Location: Tonawanda, NY
Travel: Minimal, up to 5%
Relocation: Is authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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