Shipping & Warehouse Manager at ArdaghGroup

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Seattle, Washington





Job Description:

Role Description:


Work with customers, suppliers' and employees, both internal and external, to meet requirements of on-time deliveries without error or damage on every shipment, while maintaining outside warehousing transportation and labor cost at or below budget.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the Ardagh Safety Programs and model proper safety behaviors.
  • Perform daily production counts.
  • Determine best location for storing product to maximize space and convenience.
  • Assign and coordinate shipments with transportation companies.
  • Assign shipping and warehousing locations, coordinate shipping releases with customers and plant shipping employees, and adjust shipping schedule as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly warehouse.
  • Effectively manage direct reports, provide coaching, skills development opportunities, and cross-functional training.
  • Utilize class tracking systems (ERP, WMS, WM, AGV, etc.) to provide company with maximum visibility and ability to make timely and informed decisions with finished goods inventory toward customer fulfilment.
  • Comply with Environmental and Food Safety standards as set forth in plant policies/programs within Department responsibilities



Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or Management preferred with 2-4 years' experience.
  • Will consider expanded related equivalent experience in place of degree. Must include distribution-center warehousing and shipping in a union environment experience.
  • Must have excellent PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel Power Point and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) - SAP software required.
  • Experience with WMS is a must.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills required as well as excellent supervisory skills. Must have excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills with good team dynamics and possess strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Must be self-motivated. Must have basic computer skills and have knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Applications.

About Ardagh Group


Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world's leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with revenues of almost $7 billion.
Today we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.

• Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
• Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
• Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what's possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy.

Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.
We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people.

We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you'll enjoy the journey!

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.



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