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Date:  Jun 23, 2022
Job Req ID:  8457
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Grand Rapids

Title:  Traffic Assistant

Description: 

Spring! Into your new role as a Traffic Assistant at our Grand Rapids, MI plant!  By orchestrating warehouse activities and providing exceptional internal and external customer service to all our shipping and production departments, you’ll be an integral part of our shipping and receiving process. In turn, you'll help us get our beloved products into stores around the country! All while getting the opportunity to collaborate with many diverse people and perspectives and being a part of the united values and winning culture at Kellogg! Let’s get started.

 

HERE'S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

 

  • Safety First!  – From your first day, you will start training to get up to speed on following company Safety Rules and Good Manufacturing Practices. No injuries here!
  • Let’s Get it Done! – Coordinate warehouse activities (via SAP/DLX, and VeriLogic Systems) to ensure efficient operation at minimum cost while maintaining compliance with materials handling procedures.
  • Data Management? – You know it! To the tune of millions of Pop-Tarts per day. Are you up for the challenge?
  • Go, Team, Go! – You will be in daily contact with Inbound/Outbound Scheduler, Inventory Control, Materials Coordinators as well as outside transportation personnel. Talk about an opportunity to establish strong partnerships with different departments across the plant!

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

 

Required:

 

  • High School Diploma or GED or international equivalent
  • Working knowledge of shipping and receiving concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Extensive ability to utilize available information and quickly problem solve
  • Effective communication (both written and verbal)
  • Strong proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to learn and use a Warehouse Management System (WMS)
  • Ability to work with employees at all levels of the organization

 

Bonus Points:

 

  • BS/BA
  • Experience in the Food & Beverage industry
  • Experience with warehouse/logistics operations
  • Experience with SAP/DLX and applicable inventory location system
  • Love for Pop-Tarts

 

WHAT’S NEXT

It’s best to apply today because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on the links below: 

 

 

THE FINER PRINT

 

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

 

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.   

 

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link.

 

If you require a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please reach out to USA.Recruitment@kellogg.com

 

LET’S CREATE THE FUTURE OF FOOD

Kellogg Recruitment


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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