Receiving Supervisor

Company Name Taylor Farms
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted June 6, 2019
Job Type Full-time


Purpose of Role:

Through training and leadership, the Receiving Supervisor will be responsible for leading a Receiving Department that efficiently manages all raw material utilized by the processing facility.

Role Requirements:

  • The Receiving Supervisor ensures proper training of all employees regarding GMPs, safety, quality and other company procedures and programs.
  • You will ensure staff follows proper receiving procedures including: date stamping, temperature checks and storage of all products according to established safe food handling procedures, and proper rotation and storage of all purchased products according to established safe food handling procedures.
  • You will coordinate the operational activities of the Receiving Department in accordance with company standards through effective communication with peers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage a safe working environment for all Taylor Farms employees as well as outside vendors delivering product.
  • Maintain accurate accounting a strict procedure to assure the proper receipt of all raw materials.
  • Manage the storage and accurate inventory of all raw materials.
  • Manage a positive working relationship with peers and other departments.
  • Manage the proper weight scale and proper handling of all received material.
  • Develop a well-trained team of receivers and QA Inspectors.
  • Be an effective communicator to the Procurement Team in all issues that effect raw material sourcing.
  • Manage all department equipment, forklifts, vacuum tubes, scale etc.
  • Create and manage seasonal receiving budget.
  • Maintain and manage all raw material specifications.
  • Develop creative solutions to the daily challenges that affect our business and our product quality.
  • Be a leader.

Work Experience and Qualifications Expected:

  • 7 years’ experience in a produce packing facility or a degree in agriculture related field
  • Strong desire to learn
  • Bilingual Spanish/ English strongly desired
  • Creative problem solver

Performance Measurements

  1. Accurate inventories
  2. Effective cost control
  3. Raw product quality in the facility
  4. Peer survey
  5. Accounting/Raw Product Department Survey

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