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Title:  Warehouse Associate

Job ID:  54421
Country:  USA
City:  Danville
Professional area:  Leaf Processing
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced
Location: 

Danville, VA, US, 24540

 

We’re JTI, Japan Tobacco International and we believe in freedom. We think that the possibilities are limitless when you’re free to choose. In fact, we’ve spent the last 20 years innovating, creating new and better products for our consumers to choose from. It’s how we’ve grown to be present in 130 countries.

But our business isn’t just business. Our business is our people. Their talent. Their potential. We believe when they’re free to be themselves, grow, travel and develop, amazing things can happen for our business

That’s why our employees, from around the world, choose to be a part of JTI. It’s why 9 out of 10 would recommend us to a friend. And why we’ve been awarded Global Top Employer status, six years running

So when you’re ready to choose a career you’ll love, in a company you’ll love, feel free to #JoinTheIdea. 

Learn more: jti.com

 

Position Purpose 

Support the efficient and compliant operations of JTI Leaf Services storage and shipping operations at the factory and any JTI offsite storages. Includes ensuring adherance to all product quality, traceability and safety guidelines. The incumbent is responsible for monitoring inventory movement activities to ensure all systems are accurately capturing correct inventory volumes, locations and status.

 

Position is located in Danville, VA

 

Responsibilities and Requirements

  • Maintain awareness of and ensure all policies and best practices are consistently implemented.
  • Effectively manage warehouse staff and ensure they have a clear understanding of policies.
  • Assist in training the staff as required. Monitor daily activities and inform warehousing manager if you identify an opportunity to strengthen any policies.
  • Responsible for monitoring and managing inventory movements for adherance to FIFO
  • Traceability policies as well as ensuring proper product segregation (both physically and within information systems) depending on the inventory status.  
  • Conduct inventory spot checks regularly to confirm physical and virtual case counts match.
  • Resolve any inconsistencies identified. Train staff to conduct self checks as part of the daily routine.    
  • Coordinate export shipments as required to any of our customers 
  • Upholding all corporate and legally required shipping procedures through continual monitoring of activities and staff.
  • Includes ensuring the correct product is shipped and all packaging and labeling is up the required standards.
  • Also ensure all safety guidelines are upheld during the loading process.  
  • Continually monitor and inspect the facility and all equipment used in the department.
  • Document any building or equipment defects and report to manager and/or maintenance department
  • Ensure any required repairs are implemented quickly to protect our people, property and products.                                     
  • Prepare and coordinate shipping plan for products being moved to any JTI offsite storage.
  • Ensure product is shipped sequentially to support efficient and accurate storage of products by batch or MoPI number.    
  • Manage various tasks and projects as they arise and upon manager’s request.                                               

                                                
  Minimum Qualifications   

  •   High School diploma or GED. Associate Degree or experience preferred.    
  •   Min 3 years experience in tobacco and/or warehousing industry, knowledge of tobacco/product quality
  •   Must be detail oriented and maintain a focused work ethic to ensure accurate operation of the storage facility.
  •   Support and uphold Best Practices at all times.                                    
  •   Fluency in English                                 

  
Benefits
Enjoy a competitive salary commensurate with the experience and responsibility requirements.
Excellent employee environment with a competitive benefits package including:

  • Annual Performance based Bonus  
  • Annual Merit Increase  
  • Healthcare  
  • Dental + Vision
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Paid Time Off  
  • Paid family leave benefit
  • 401k Plan + Company Contributions  
  • Life Insurance  
  • Disability 
  • Tuition Assistance

 

 JTI offers equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate on the bases of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors.”               
                               
                       
                                        
                                                
                                                
                                           
                                                

                                             
                                                
                                                
                               
                                                
                                                
                                         
                                                
                                                

 

 


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