Mgr., Plant-W&D in Sparks, NV at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 1/5/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Sparks, NV
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  • Experience:
    At least 10 year(s)
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Job Description

Company Description

The Nature's Bounty Co. is a privately held, global leader in health and wellness with a rich history and proven track record in the nutritional market. As a manufacturer, marketer and online seller of vitamins, dietary supplements, minerals, herbals, protein bars and powders, and ethical beauty products, our purpose is to create a happier, healthier world using the power of science and nature. The brands of The Nature's Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world including Nature's Bounty®, Pure Protein®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Sundown®, Body Fortress®, MET-Rx® and Ester-C®.

Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace matters at The Nature’s Bounty Co.  This includes being focused on retaining and recruiting a diverse workforce and building a culture of inclusivity.  Our goal is to create a place where people feel respected, valued and able to bring their authentic selves to work each day. 

Did we mention that we also offer excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture? If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Plant Manager is accountable for the overall Distribution Center (DC) results. This role has responsibility for the performance of the DC, including safety, quality, cost, productivity, and customer service. Reporting directly to this role are the leaders of operations, safety, maintenance, and scheduling. Reporting indirectly, but key members of the Plant Management team, are the leaders of Quality and HR. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Directs all aspects of the DC processes, including safety, quality, cost, productivity, scheduling, and customer service
  • Develops DC strategy and annual goals and objectives for the Warehouse that align to the Supply Chain direction (OGSM – Objectives, Goals, Strategies, & Measures)
  • Achieves all Key Performance Indicators on the Warehouse Scorecard
  • Creates a safe, healthy and positive working environment for all associates working at this site
  • Establishes and maintains the highest quality standards for every W&D process, as well as for all finished product shipped to every customer
  • Establishes and maintains Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the Shipping and Receiving operating areas
  • Meets customer delivery commitments on time, first time, every time
  • Operates the site in a highly productive, cost effective manner
  • Meets or exceeds all Scorecard measures of key performance indicators described above
  • Collaborates with other functions within Supply Chain and within the company to drive an effective business
  • Interfaces effectively with external suppliers, customers, etc.
  • Builds a high performing Warehouse Leadership Team that is aligned, energized, and has mastery across the supply chain
  • Provides personal, hands-on coaching of Leadership Team members, floor leaders, and operating floor associates in the principles of high performing work systems and hold all levels accountable for implementing and maintaining them
  • Creates an effective Leadership Team, one that has a high sense of urgency and a high level of cross-functional collaboration that drives results
  • Creates systems and processes that result in a high level of competence across all levels, encompassing both leadership and technical skills
  • Builds a culture that develops a high degree of ownership from all associates, an environment of trust and openness, and a culture that delivers consistently superior results

Job Requirements

  • 10+ years of Warehouse and Distribution management experience
  • Experience at a “facility-wide” level for a medium sized facility, or a multi-departmental span of control within a much larger organization, reflecting responsibility for at least 100 associates across no less than two shifts
  • Strong coaching and development skills, including leveraging KPIs to evaluate a team's success at reaching targets and goals
  • A degree in Business Management or a similar Supply Chain technical discipline is a plus
  • Strong collaboration, organizational, and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, train, motivate, and develop successful teams
  • Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing systems and processes, as well as innovation, continuous learning, and continuous improvement
  • Strong change management experience

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.

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