Scheduler, Warehouse

Jack Link's Beef Jerky - Underwood, IA3.2

30+ days agoFull-time
Jack Link’s Beef Jerky began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.

Summary: M-F 830a-5p

This position is both administrative and operational and has primary responsibility for allocating orders, releasing work to warehouse floor, balancing workflow, and ensuring inbound and outbound truck turn times are within acceptable levels to meet customer needs. Assigns and monitors the work including staging, wave times and pick assignments for various teammates. Batches all incoming orders together by client, service level and order type.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The duties and responsibilities of this position shall consist of, but not be limited to, the following:

Creates LTL loads
Planning daily wave priorities
Planning and creating loads for customer consolidators
Scheduling and confirming appointments with pick up customers
Scheduling all plant supply loads
Scheduling international LTL’s
Contacting and following up with LTL carriers for pick ups
Publishing and posting daily plan for each working day
Development/monitoring of daily reports in Excel
Initiate periodic continuous improvement project reporting
Perform additional duties as directed
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Effective oral and written communication skills as well as strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks.
Strong detail orientation required
Strong personal computer skills