Logistics Supervisor

  • Beyond Meat
  • Devault, PA
  • Feb 12, 2022
Operations Supply Chain

Job Description

COMPANY DESCRIPTIONAt Beyond Meat, we started with simple questions. Why do you need an animal to create meat? Why can’t you build meat directly from plants? Thus, we make plant-based meats that allow families to eat more, not less, of the traditional dishes they love while feeling great about the health, sustainability, and animal welfare benefits of plant protein. Our goal is to bring exciting change to the plate—and Beyond.The Logistics Supervisor is responsible for coordinating the logistics and transportation functions for the facility. This will include inbound and outbound shipments of raw materials, supplies, equipment, and finished goods. Additionally, they are responsible for managing carrier relationships as well as equipment leasing partners.

TASKS, DUTIES, AND GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Providing inbound and outbound appointments to carriers
  • Responding to carrier inquiries via email
  • Reviewing purchase orders and shipping documents to ensure accuracy
  • Making special shipping arrangements as necessary
  • Organizing inbound and outbound shipments of materials required for production with the Warehouse and Supply chain team
  • Managing daily routes/schedules of shipments and hours for internal fleet
  • Implementing appropriate safety guidelines and investigate injuries or unsafe conditions
  • Leading daily meetings with the fleet to identify and resolve problems
  • Ensuring all drivers are operating in compliance with DOT and OSHA requirements
  • Facilitating and managing all dispatch and trip reports for all the lease tractors and trailers Assist with the Direct-to-Consumer process
  • Serve as back up to the Logistics Operations Manager
  • Supervise and lead four Internal Fleet Drivers
Qualifications

Education, Technical Skills, and/or Previous Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in logistics, supply chain, inventory or related field
  • Minimum 3 years of logistics experience in manufacturing or related field
  • Previous experience in food manufacturing is preferred
  • Familiarity with DOT and OSHA regulations

Other qualifications:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently Strong decision-making skills
  • The ability to multi-task while being detail-oriented

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Duties will be performed primarily in an office environment with continuous computer use
  • Has the ability to travel between facilities as needed
  • Occasionally will be required to lift or carry up to 50 pounds
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Beyond Meat is an equal employment opportunity employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, gender identify, sexual orientation, national origin, liability for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in learning the status of your application, please note you will be contacted directly by the appropriate human resources contact person if you are selected for further consideration. Beyond Meat reserves the right to defer or close a vacancy at any time.Please note that Beyond Meat has adopted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees. All U.S. employees who (a) physically enter a Beyond Meat facility in the United States, (b) represent Beyond Meat at work-related events, including but not limited to trade shows and product demonstrations, or (c) physically enter customer or potential customer sites in connection with their work for Beyond Meat must take all necessary steps to be Fully Vaccinated as a condition of employment, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved.

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

51-100

Sectors

Food & Agriculture

Drawdown solutions

Plant-Rich Diets