Supv., W&D in Holbrook, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Holbrook, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with 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 its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Under the direction of the Department Manager, the Supervisor is responsible for leading a team to meet the established standards while adhering to the Corporate Standard Operating Procedures (cSOPs), Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and site-specific work directives in place for the Distribution Center. This position has responsibility for maintaining inventory integrity and standards.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain inventory accuracy by ensuring that associates are adequately trained in RF replenishment techniques, the accurate accounting of items picked and staged onto pallets and the safe and efficient operation of equipment in a high velocity work environment
  • Coach and develops associates, performing regular evaluations of associates through factual productivity and accuracy data together with subjective observations 
  • Operational investigations to determine cause and recommend corrective action where needed 
  • Delivers training for personnel in areas of accident prevention and investigation

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years OF supervisory experience within a warehousing/distribution environment 
  • Military experience a strong plus
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • Documented completion of additional training in productivity assessment, team building and safety a plus 
  • Familiarity with Warehousing Inventory Control procedures and concepts and Management Systems, preferably based on an AS400 Operating platform (RF driven) 
  • Experience in the operation of various material handling equipment
  • Strong PC skills, including basic spreadsheet compilation and maintenance
  • Organizational skills with the ability to work independently to meet daily deadlines and objectives 
  • Excellent written communication, presentation and computer skills
  • Must be able to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • Strong mathematical skills 
  • Must be available for weekend work as needed
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, as well as a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations 
  • Ability to assess potential risks and to quickly identify appropriate corrective actions
  • A good understanding of business operations (business acumen) including project management skills
  • Highly motivated and self-directed, with strong influencing and leadership skills
  • Ability to energize others to work toward the achievement of organizational goals and objectives
  • Must have physical ability to lift, stand, climb, bend, etc. within a distribution environment
  • Strong change management skills to drive and sustain improvement in a fast paced and ever-changing environment

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.