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Logistics Lead

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Otis Spunkmeyer
Physical Address
300 Innovation Drive
Romeoville, IL 60446
Job Description

ARYZTA is a global baking company with a Passion for Good Food. We provide our retail and foodservice customers with a portfolio of bakery solutions so they can deliver memorable, delicious food to consumers. With operations in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, ARYZTA has become a global leader in the baked goods industry and one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world. Our leading bakery brands in North America include La Brea Bakery , Otis Spunkmeyer , and Oakrun Farm Bakery . We have 58 state-of-the-art bakeries and kitchens around the globe, with 20 of those in North America, and are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers expectations. The Americas team champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.
Key Accountabilities
Responsible for the efficient movement of materials that supply production and that are returned from production. In order to reduce variances and eliminate downtime on each production line and item produced. Also responsible for communicating labor & material needs for production to the Logistics Manager. Communication with line supervisors, raw & dry auditors, and logistic supply lift operators is also required to ensure all operational moves have been captured and completed accurately.
Maintains proper operational adherence to the company SOP’s, attendance policies and safety program (Safety Bingo/3 Strike Policy)
Ensures daily KPI’s and Work Orders are tracked and reported to the Process Quality Analyst accordingly.
Ensures seamless shift changeover (i.e. Production Shift Summary/Open Work Orders/Schedule Changes/Carry-overs/etc.)
Reviews daily production/transfer/inbound schedules to determine any open material needs to minimize any production down time and limit change over’s.
Tracks, verifies, and corrects quantities used on daily work orders to match quantities counted by Inventory Specialist. Investigates any large discrepancies.
Reconciles work orders utilizing RB Variance Reports for each production run and investigates any large discrepancies according to BOM quantities based on the number produced.
Reviews final production schedule for next day, verifies in-house quantities of raw materials and ensure all release requests are placed per the Materials Coordinator for the following day.
Reviews next day material needs with Packaging Materials Coordinator and Raw Materials Counter to assure arrival in a timely manner in order to meet production demands.
Supports logistics personnel in locating in house materials and supplies and any other duties as assigned by Shift Manager or Director of Logistics.
Assists accounting department in the reconciling of any questionable work order discrepancies.

Must work in refrigerated environment of 32 to 40 degrees. Must work flexible hours. Must work in non-air-conditioned environments. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs ARYZTA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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