Materials Supervisor
Muscatine, IA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Job Description

The Materials Supervisor is responsible for ensuring daily efficient, accurate, and timely warehouse Operations. These operations include worker's safety, receiving, storage, order picking, shipping, inventory management, and warehouse facility management. The Materials Supervisor works under the parameters as defined by precedent, safety, quality, cost, and time constraints. The incumbent is expected to lead and direct associates in warehouse procedures.

Key Responsibilities of the Role

  • Lead materials improvement that relate to the overall cost savings plan for Kraft Heinz Champaign

  • Drive plant related productivity and improvements relating to productivity

  • Participate in the QRMP yearly audit and assist in the development of procedures and corrective

  • Lead the implementation of the QRMP (Quality Risk Management Process) system and operational standards as outlined in the plant accountability list in order to achieve targeted RCR.Assist in the overall efficiency of the operation of the plant by monitoring inventories.

  • Monitor operations to ensure inventory is properly handled in loading and unloading.

  • Partner with business leaders on implementation of process improvement (Six Sigma/Lean/Heinz Global Performance System (HGPS)), including leading change initiatives, planning, andComply with all applicable Environmental, Health and Safety regulatory requirements and Kraft Heinz Global Operational Risk Management (ORM) policies/procedures

  • Promote a performance-based culture that encourages continuous improvement and leverage Environmental, Health and Safety management excellence.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor degree in Business Management or a Management related field preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in warehouse and shipping functions in a manufacturing

  • Knowledge of GMP and safe work practices

  • MRP experience preferred

  • SAP experience is preferred

  • Knowledge in using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Six Sigma Blackbelt experience desired

  • Detailed and meticulous with good organizational skills

  • Demonstrated ability to meet or exceed deadlines

  • Demonstrated ability to delegate and follow through

  • Excellent time and management skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-motivated with excellent problem solving skills

Location(s)Muscatine Factory

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact .

It is the continuing policy of The Kraft Heinz Company to afford full equal employment opportunity to qualified employees and applicants, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental handicaps, military or veteran status, sexual preference, or any other protected condition or characteristic in conformity with all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Final candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship. Exceptions requesting work visa sponsorship will be reviewed on a case to case basis.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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