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Shipping Manager

Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Modesto
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Job Description:


Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Shipping Supervisor to join our team in Modesto, California. The Shipping Manager will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the shipping and warehouse area. Additional responsibilities will include but are not limited to: planning, assigning, finished goods inventory, and directing the loading/receiving crews, working with and traveling to offsite customers and vendors. This role will work with other departments in efforts to identify improvement opportunities and solutions.To learn more about the GP Corrugated Business, check out these videos/links:
Georgia-Pacific: How Corrugated Boxes are Made Georgia-Pacific: Corrugated www.gppackaging.com
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Planning and directing all shipping activities of a three-shift operation with responsibility in training, coaching and accountability for hourly employees who are responsible for:
  • Preparing and ensuring accuracy of shipping documentation.
  • Ensuring timely shipping schedules are met
  • Maintaining safe work environment and insure compliance with all safety practices in all business initiatives.
  • Supporting Georgia-Pacific's safety initiatives by:
  • Ensuring that all employees recognize hazards related to mobile equipment and follow procedures designed to prevent mobile equipment incidents.
  • Motivating employees to make a positive impact to the safety program.
  • Assisting in transportation management, ensuring that all outbound shipments are timely and meet customer orders through:
  • Communicating with production and scheduling teams to ensure timely shipment of all product.
  • Working alongside other leaders such as the Quality Manager to resolve such issues as quality complaints.
  • Traveling to customer/vendor locations and/or phone or onsite meetings with customers/vendors.
  • Exchanging information regularly with managers, supervisors, employees, and contract carrier.
  • Active involvement in daily production meetings to understand the department's contribution to the value chain and support plant production goals
  • Effectively impacting business profitability through:
  • Ensuring inventory accuracy and shipment of aging inventory before it reaches obsolescence
  • Negotiating freight rates and working with motor carriers to schedule timely deliveries.
  • Partnering with on-site and off-site contract carriers to deliver finished goods in an efficient manner.
  • Exhibiting strong problem solving, decision making and multi-tasking skills in a fast-paced environment

    What You Will Need:

    Basic Qualifications:
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Leadership or supervisory experience while working in an industrial, manufacturing/production or military environment
    • Logistics, Shipping or Warehouse experience
    • Willing and able to work a Monday through Friday, day shift position; however, must be able to work weekends and holidays when needed
    • Willing and able to work safely and promote and enforce safe work practices to include wearing safety equipment
    • Willing and able to work in a manufacturing plant environment, including extended periods of time in noisy, dusty, non-air conditioned or unheated areas.

      What Will Put You Ahead?

      Preferred Qualifications:
      • Experience in corrugated manufacturing
      • Associates Degree (or higher) in a technical or business discipline
      • Five (5) or more years of Logistics, Shipping or Warehouse Management experience
      • Corrugated products manufacturing/shipping experience
      • Experience scheduling in a manufacturing plant

        Why Work For GP?

        • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
        • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
        • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
        • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
        • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
        • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

          Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

          We're part of your everyday life. From the walls of your home to the Dixie-- plates on your table, the boxes at your local grocery store or the Quilted Northern-- in your bathroom, there's a good chance a Georgia-Pacific product is nearby. We need people like you: People who can help us make life's simple necessities better.
          Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

          We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

          Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

          This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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