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Receiving Manager 

About the Organization American Nutrition Inc is a manufacturer of 3 product lines of pet food - dry kibble, baked treats and canned wet. Based out of Ogden, Utah American Nutrition has 4 plants across the US. Ogden, Utah is 30 minutes north of Salt Lake City. The area is in the heart of snow skiing, hiking and other outdoor recreational activity while being near a major city.

Making the business of pet food better for brands and retailers by supporting all levels of product development from idealization to finished product ready to ship--and everything in between.  
Category Warehouse Operations  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location American Nutrition  

Must have experience in the following areas:

  • Demand vs Safety Stock Management
  • Manage an incoming shipment schedule with tracked delays and carrier corrective actions with continuous improvement on delivery / schedule times. (Must be able to create- maintain a culture where the suppliers understand and meet all scheduled deliveries).
  • Scheduling railroad shipments and deliveries to include releases.
  • Inventory control management in an ERP system to include cycle count management with direct and indirect items and materials.
  • Operational accountability through manufacturing job pulls and product returns.
  • Manage a department of six team members including training and enforcement of company policy and procedures.
  • Knowledgeable of FIFO, Lot Traceability, Allergy Control, and Shelf Life.
  • Proven problem solving skills with both external and internal suppliers.
  • Self-driven and be able to determine priority of work.

Preferred experience: working in an SQF or BRC environment, experience in large scale food production including functionality of equipment and transfer system, Lean Six Sigma, Root Cause Analysis, project developments to include ROI’ analysis.

Position Requirements

Skills and requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Five years’ experience in receiving/supply chain/inventory
  • Must be able to understand and follow work instructions in English.
  • Must have a customer service attitude.
  • Willing to work as a team player to solve problems, contribute ideas and make continuous improvements.
  • Pre-employment drug screen, skill test and background test required for new hires.
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Work Environment:

  • Job is performed in a food manufacturing environment. Must be able to work in a schedule-driven 8 to 12 hr. shift environment. Overtime may be necessary as workloads dictate.
  • Food Safety and Good Manufacturing Practices, including wearing hair nets, uniforms and appropriate safety equipment apply.
  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit for prolonged periods of time, climb stairs, climb ladders and walk plant floors that could exceed one mile of travel per day.
  • The employee must have a full range of body movements including use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, computer equipment and peripherals; and bending, reaching, and crouching.
  • Must have command of all five senses, sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. These vision requirements in each area must be sufficient to shift in focus from computer screens to close forms.
  • Strength: Must have the ability to lift 20 pounds with regularity.
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EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
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