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Local Bounti is a leading controlled environment agriculture (CEA) company. Our mission is to bring our farm to your kitchen and deliver the freshest, locally grown produce in the fewest food miles possible.

By growing local and minimizing the distance between farm and plate, Local Bounti helps eliminate food waste and provides fresh, high-quality produce to areas of the country over 1,000 miles from their current source. Our sustainable greenhouse technology delivers ideal growing conditions for each of our diverse selection of crops, resulting in 90% less water consumption and 95% less land use than conventional agriculture, no need for herbicides or pesticides, and the lowest carbon footprint in the industry. We provide an interactive, educational, and safe work environment and are dedicated to helping our employees grow within the company. Local Bounti is committed to fully integrating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) objectives in all our business activities.

We currently have an opening for a Shipping & Receiving Supervisor at our Warner Robins, Georgia facility. 

We currently have an opening for a Shipping & Receiving Supervisor at our Warner Robins, Georgia facility. 

Job Summary:

The Shipping & Receiving Supervisor is responsible for inventory management, finished goods and supply management. The Shipping & Receiving Supervisor will be working closely with the Supply Chain Department and other departments while fostering a positive environment of respect. The Shipping & Receiving Supervisor must be highly motivated, a self-starter and reliable to lead the Shipping department.

Areas of Primary Responsibility:

Inventory Management

  • Working in conjunction with the Production Manager to assure quality products are readily available based on customer orders
  • Oversee or review of product upon arrival from production
  • Good organizational practice to assure FIFO (First in First Out) of products

Supply Management

  • Responsible for cycle counting
  • Material management such as raw materials
  • Follow up on open order of material
  • Receiving of all materials

Transfer Logistics

  • Working with the General Manager to assure products arrive in a timely manner to fulfill daily workload
  • Reviewing orders for the following day to ensure product is available
  • Constant contact with production supervisors on timing of product availability
  • Scheduling drivers for internal transfers

Internal Logistics

  • Review orders for the day of and following day
  • Build trucks to maximize cost savings and team welfare
  • Work with customers to assure prompt and accurate delivery

Additional Departmental Duties

  • Manage Bioterrorism forms
  • Prepare and print pallets tags
  • Food Safety – Transfer Lists and Shipping Monitoring Log 

Required Knowledge:

  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Fluency in reading, writing, and speaking English
  • Ensure that staffing levels are balanced and maintained to meet projected workloads, service, and quality standards
  • Predicted/anticipated hours required and oversee scheduling to maintain maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Management of finished product ready for shipment and verify that proper shipping procedures are being applied
  • Safeguard and verified cooler procedures so that finished products were properly stored and maintained to prevent damage and theft
  • Ensure that product arriving (both packed and unpacked) is unloaded, inspected, cooled in a timely manner, and consistent with company policies and procedures
  • Cooperate with other department managers in fostering and maintaining a strong team environment with open communication and worked towards accomplishing team goals
  • Observe and train employees in proper safety procedures
  • Develop employee skills through leadership, training, and open communication. Always look for ways to improve efficiency and simplifying of job tasks 
  • Ensure that outbound shipments are loaded and shipped in accordance with company transportation and truck conditions standards and that all proper documentation is prepared and signed properly
  • Identify and propose solutions to inter-departmental communications, efficiency, safety, and training

Preferred Knowledge:

  • Bilingual – English/Spanish
  • Supply Management knowledge
  • Comprehensive knowledge of perishable products as it applies to lettuce
  • ERP system-NetSuite or Oracle base system



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  • Company Address PO Box 1736 HAMILTON, MT 59840
  • City Hamilton
  • Location Montana
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