WestRock Warehouse Supervisor in Dublin, Georgia

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Warehouse Supervisor - Dublin, GA

709 Papermill Rd

Dublin, Georgia, 31027

United States

The Opportunity:

This position will report to the Stock Prep Superintendent. The Warehouse Supervisor’s main responsibility will be to oversee day-to-day operations, inbound fiber quality, and crews’ performance. The Warehouse Supervisor will also be responsible to set daily priorities for each crew and work with Inbound Leads to execute plans.

How You Will Impact WestRock:

Inbound Day-to-Day Operations:

Ensure Warehouse Operators and contractors abide by safety guidelines and perform their jobs safely and efficiently

Report daily inventoryWork with spotters and Scalehouse when there are issues with inbound trailers/truck driversScale railcars in/out and release with railroadReview detention associated with inbound loadsCommunicate mill’s inbound fiber needs with the Supply Manager weekly to maintain agreed upon warehouse inventory levelsCan make the decision to close the scale when the inventory is dangerously high and becomes a safety issue at the millCommunicates weekend direction on what needs to be done in warehouse i.e. housekeeping, what trailers need to be unloaded, special feed or stacking instructionsAssist Logistics Manager in resolution of Scalehouse/spotting personnel and release issuesWeekend call team member for Pulp Department

Inbound Fiber Quality and Continuous Improvement

Clearly communicate expectations of quality of inbound fiber to Warehouse Operators

Have conversations as necessary with supply managers concerning quality of material, loading issues, etc. Approve new fiber supply pointsIs the final decision maker when it comes to rejecting a load or limiting the number of loads a supplier can ship to the mill due to quality issues.Should be included in any conversation concerning taking certain material that falls outside normal fiber specificationsEnsures moisture readings are being taken properly on at least 90% of the inbound loadsUpdate Bad Actors list and share list with Warehouse OperatorsEnsure pulper quality specs and production needs are met.Must be willing to assist and participate in Continuous Improvement projects for Stock Prep and other areas as needed.Lead warehouse improvement projects including: material flow through the warehouse, feed recipes to the pulpers, truck unloading efficiency improvementsApprove IQE documents Troubleshoot any IQE issues including out of range truck weights and improperly completed forms

Inbound Crew Performance

Ensure Warehouse Operator and Inbound Lead training materials are up to dateHold one-on-one training sessions with operators as necessaryTrain any new Warehouse OperatorsHold quarterly refresher quality training with Warehouse OperatorsEvaluates Operator performanceWorks with Department Superintendent to administer disciplinary action when necessary

What You Need to Succeed:

Computer Skills: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.Excellent teamwork, cooperation, communication, and problem-solving skillsAbility to lead and to collaborate with other department personnel to obtain a safe and productive work flow.Must have strong leadership skills and good decision-making ability. Must be a strong team player.Has a good understanding of the IQE process.Has a detailed understanding of what is needed to coordinate outbound operations and how its requirements are communicated.

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

Report daily inventoryWork with spotters and Scalehouse when there are issues with inbound trailers/truck driversScale railcars in/out and release with railroadReview detention associated with inbound loadsCommunicate mill’s inbound fiber needs with the Supply Manager weekly to maintain agreed upon warehouse inventory levelsCan make the decision to close the scale when the inventory is dangerously high and becomes a safety issue at the millCommunicates weekend direction on what needs to be done in warehouse i.e. housekeeping, what trailers need to be unloaded, special feed or stacking instructionsAssist Logistics Manager in resolution of Scalehouse/spotting personnel and release issuesWeekend call team member for Pulp DepartmentInbound Fiber Quality and Continuous ImprovementClearly communicate expectations of quality of inbound fiber to Warehouse OperatorsHave conversations as necessary with supply managers concerning quality of material, loading issues, etc.Approve new fiber supply pointsIs the final decision maker when it comes to rejecting a load or limiting the number of loads a supplier can ship to the mill due to quality issues.Should be included in any conversation concerning taking certain material that falls outside normal fiber specificationsEnsures moisture readings are being taken properly on at least 90% of the inbound loadsUpdate Bad Actors list and share list with Warehouse OperatorsEnsure pulper quality specs and production needs are met.Must be willing to assist and participate in Continuous Improvement projects for Stock Prep and other areas as needed.Lead warehouse improvement projects including: material flow through the warehouse, feed recipes to the pulpers, truck unloading efficiency improvementsApprove IQE documentsTroubleshoot any IQE issues including out of range truck weights and improperly completed formsInbound Crew PerformanceEnsure Warehouse Operator and Inbound Lead training materials are up to dateHold one-on-one training sessions with operators as necessaryTrain any new Warehouse OperatorsHold quarterly refresher quality training with Warehouse OperatorsEvaluates Operator performanceWorks with Department Superintendent to administer disciplinary action when necessaryWhat You Need to Succeed:Computer Skills: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.Excellent teamwork, cooperation, communication, and problem-solving skillsAbility to lead and to collaborate with other department personnel to obtain a safe and productive work flow.Must have strong leadership skills and good decision-making ability.Must be a strong team player.Has a good understanding of the IQE process.Has a detailed understanding of what is needed to coordinate outbound operations and how its requirements are communicated.#GD#GAWestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

Supply Chain/Procurement/Logistics

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Warehouse Supervisor

Georgia-Dublin

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