The State

1401 Shop Rd
Columbia , SC
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Packaging and Distribution manager

The State
Columbia, SC Full time
Posted on April 17, 2018

Direct operational oversight includes: Product sequencing; configuring packages; coordinating shipping & receiving; delivery dock operations; product staging; equipment set-up; and advanced operation of: Inserters, joggers, conveyors, stackers, folders, strappers, bottom wrap machines, loaders, printers, address labelers, adhesive advertising applicators, scales, pallet jacks, fork trucks, and related equipment. General packaging maintenance oversight includes but is not limited to: Equipment blowdown, preventive maintenance, sweeping floors, and packaging materials disposal. 

The primary objective is to support efficient production operations as needed to achieve & maintain on-time production, established Insert pieces per hour and cost per 1000 pieces goals, product quality standards, achieve waste goals, and operational safety. 

Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Associate / Bachelor operation or business management degree preferred or equivalent work experience. 

Related Experience: Previous packaging equipment operator experience. Minimum five years supervisor / manager experience operating similar equipment. SLS Inserter experience preferred. Project management skills or experience preferred. Lean production. Advanced SAM experience preferred. Technology /Equipment Proficiency: Advanced PC Skills Microsoft Office: E-mail, Excel, Word. Information Technology experience. General understanding of computer networking & electronics.