Distribution SupervisorVentura Foods LLC － Saginaw, TX
JD Edwards - Business Lead - WMS WMS Business Lead of 4 plant implementations over an 18 month period.
Assist with development of Business Requirements, Blue Printing, Gap Analysis and Overall Solution Summary, acting as the liaison between the business and JD Edwards WMS consultants.
Work with OCM and WMS teams in development and delivery of Training requirements and material.
Assist in the planning, execution and record keeping of training activities.
Provided system post go live support as needed Worked collaboratively with project team and employees to develop, test, and implement solutions.
Drive standardized business processes among distribution systems/functions to simplify business processes using industry experience.
Managing overall testing process and project to within defined project plan timelines.
Responsible for the supervision of 25 full time warehouse and office associates in an 180,000 sf.
Shipping an average of 2 million lbs.
per day while staying within the budgetary constraints set for the department.
Responsible for the rearrangement of stock and pick path layout to best accommodate new product, consolidate existing product, and recommend improvements in stock layout which would provide the most efficient flow of work.
Responsible for keeping employees abreast of their performance and opportunities for improvement through corporate FLDP (Front Line Development Program) and coaching.
Document progress and deficiencies in personnel performance.
Assist the Distribution Manager in the evaluation of warehouse duties in areas of shipping, receiving, order selecting, production support, and clerical personnel.
Make recommendations to reduce non-productive effort in order to increase productivity as measured through KPI's.
Comply and enforce all GMP, Safety, Quality, and HACCP policies, as well as all other company policies and procedures required of this position.
Help coordinate, implement, teach and participate in safety program activities to prevent and or reduce accidents, scrap, and damages.
Provide all required safety training for shift.
Lead supervisor in the troubleshooting and programming of Intermec CV41 forklift computer systems and RF scanners.
Knowledgeable on all Legacy AS/400 screens necessary to research and evaluate inventory receipts, moves, and shipments.
Lead supervisor responsible for the successful transition from a manual warehouse management system to an ERP system (Microsoft Dynamics NAV) utilizing RF Scanners, bar codes, and inventory slot locations saving in excess of $100k in labor costs annually.
Successfully improved inventory accuracy/availability from approximately 60% to over 99% consistently on $3 million of inventory.
Reducing inventory shrink of over $150k per year.
Conducted regular cycle counts to maintain inventory accuracy at 99.5% or higher of over 7,500+ sku's in sample room warehouse in addition to domestic inventory.
Lead trainer responsible for training new employees and temporary employees on receiving, picking and shipping procedures.
Managed employees in the accurate and efficient receiving, storing, packing, picking, and shipping of merchandise at main warehouse and at various offsite locations.
Coordinated with Sales, MIS, Mock-Up, Photography, and Product Development to insure sensitive shipments were delivered to customer's on-time.
Received award as Employee of the Year after five months on the job.
04/2002 to 07/2002
Material Handler-ReceiverMcKesson Pharmaceuticals － Grapevine, TX
Quickly became lead receiver in production and accuracy in just a few weeks by cutting down travel time and being organized.
Unloaded and verified accuracy and quality of incoming shipments against purchase orders and invoices.
Sorted shipments according to catalog numbers and stocking location.
Completed daily receiving discrepancy reports to maintain inventory accuracy.
Experienced with UPS and FedEx shipments.
Certified in operating cherry picker and narrow aisle reach truck.
03/1998 to 10/2001
Parts Distribution Center ProcessorMitsubishi Motor Sales of America － Fort Worth, TX
Received and stocked parts from containers to pre-assigned locations.
Responsible for the picking, packing and shipment of parts to dealers, including loading trucks.
Recognized as one of the most productive and accurate processors.
Inspected returned parts from dealers for validity and approval for return credit.
Certified in operating warehouse material handling equipment which include narrow aisle reach truck, counter balance lift, cherry picker, and electric picking cart.
Hazardous materials certified.
05/1993 to 10/1997
Grocery Order Selector/Fork Lift operatorFood Lion Distribution Center － Roanoke, TX
Pulled, processed, and loaded grocery orders for stores, exceeding production standards.
Responsible for inventory control by participating in regular cycle counts.
Received and stocked product beyond production standards.
Recognized as one of the fastest and most accurate employees in this position on a weekly basis by cutting down travel time and working efficiently.
Certified in operating warehouse material handling equipment which includes narrow aisle reach truck, counter balance lift, clamps, and slip machine.
North Lake Collegecompleted 26 semester hours towards Business Management degree Irving, TX
Tarrant County College - completed 20 semester hours towards Business Management degree Hurst, TX
High School DiplomaGrapevine High School － Grapevine, TX