CHEP Plant Operations Representative - Martinsburg, WV in Martinsburg, West Virginia
Plant Operations Representative - Martinsburg, WV
Job ID #:5996Location:WV_Martinsburg
Position Type:Regular Full-TimeEducation Required:Bachelors Degree
Experience Required:3 - 5 YearsRelocation Provided:No Relocation Offered
CHEP is the world leader in pallet and container pooling services, serving many of the world's largest companies. CHEP issues, collects, conditions and reissues more than 285 million pallets and containers from a global network of more than 500 service centers in 42 countries, helping manufacturers and growers transport their products to distributors and retailers.
CHEP partners with customers to develop pooling solutions that ensure reduced product damage, offer enhanced delivery efficiencies, eliminate waste and cut supply chain costs, adding exceptional value for its customers. With more than 300,000 customers around the globe, including Procter & Gamble, SYSCO, Carrefour, Kellogg's, Woolworths, Kraft, Nestlé, Lion Nathan, The Home Depot, Tesco, Unilever, Hewlett Packard, Ford and GM, CHEP is known for "Handling The World's Most Important Products…Everyday."
CHEP employs more than 7,700 employees in 42 countries and benefits from more than four decades of industry experience internationally.
Full responsibility and accountability for managing plant operations in a defined territory. Consult with third party providers on all pertinent operational issues critical to running daily operations including: safety, quality, receiving, inspecting, repairing inventory, shipping, and operational cost accountability. Partner with third party
providers to create a Quality Management System (QMS) within their service center and identify and execute opportunities for continuous improvement.
Full ownership for plant operations Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) within assigned Service Centers
Drive process improvement across all aspects of the Service Center
Coordinate daily cross-functional communications across the Supply Chain partners driving tactical efficiencies
Ensures proper receiving and shipping of CHEP equipment
Develop and foster a partnership with the Third Parties managing the plant facilities to ensure compliance to CHEP standards and SOP’s
Manage Operations contract compliance by third-party providers
Cooperatively identify and drive safety & savings initiatives within Service Centers
Ensure customer-centric focus on day to day operations to include, but not limited to, quality and on-time performance
Represent CHEP appropriately with the customers via multiple modes of communication
Ensures successful implementation and continuation of Quality Process Control Plan
Monitor and drive excellence in Safety and Sanitation
Confirm compliance with CHEP SOP’s to maintain ISO compliance
Ensures lumber and repair materials meet CHEP specifications
Ensures repair materials are used in accordance to CHEP guidelines
Manage inventory reporting and physical audit processes and ensure proper S&R usage
Track Service Center expenditures through purchase orders, accruals and payment (ensure proper / timely cost recognition)
Responsible for Plants in:
Martinsburg WV, Hagerstown, MD (opening in Jan). Plus WV, MD, PA, VA customer visits as necessary
Will manage our Third Party provider relationships at each plant, to meet CHEP operational requirements.
Will make recommendations to Third Party based on plant performance and needs.
Will manage accessorial budget at each plant. (i.e. OT, special services, equipment purchases)
40% day travel required. Flexibility required on overnight travel.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to function successfully in both warehouse and corporate environments.
Flexibility required to address the unexpected (i.e. travel to customer, assist colleagues)
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, Operations or equivalent significant related experience.
3-5 yrs.’ operations experience
Strong influencing skills
Demonstrated ability to develop and foster relationships across all functions
Knowledge of and ability to execute within a LEAN Six Sigma environment
Self-starter: Ability to work independently in a remote location
Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
Understanding of basic accounting principles
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to quickly develop and execute a plan amongst ever changing priorities
Knowledge of Microsoft office programs including MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point or comparable programs
Skills and Knowledge
Microsoft office programs including Excel, Word, Power Point or comparable programs
Strong computer literacy
Ability to acquire working knowledge of CHEP specific systems (SAP,Seibel, BW)
Come join an extremely successful performance and growth oriented team, we'd love to hear from you. A highly competitive compensation and benefit package including retirement benefits, educational reimbursement, and more is offered in conjunction with an exciting, fast paced work environment. Come help us… Handle the World's Most Important Products. Everyday.www.chep.com/jobsEOE
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