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Corning Incorporated

Nighttime Warehouse Supervisor Job

Corning Incorporated - Winston Salem, NC

Company Description:

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware, and equipment to be a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry. This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data, and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments, and individuals for their own use.

Scope of Position:

• Develop and document procedure revisions for assigned areas.

• Implement procedures in assigned areas to meet and maintain ISO standards.

• Identify areas of inefficient operation and implement improvements.

• Utilize capacity models to develop staffing and processing plans

• Identify process bottlenecks and manage resources to exploit the bottleneck.

• Investigate and implement all Corrective Actions.

• Create/Maintain departmental metrics and targets

Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Adjust staffing and machine assignments to achieve optimal flow of materials an operational efficiency.

• Lead implementation of process and procedure changes throughout assigned areas.

• Assist with the development and management of training plans for operators and support personnel for the team.

• Insure all employees are continually provided with appropriate job-related training and education. (Working with Warehouse Section Supervisor)

• Recognize and reward high performance. (Working with Warehouse Section Supervisor)

• Encourage and develop an environment of constant, open, honest communication.

• Develop employee involvement to ensure every employee is a partner in the business.

• Maintain assisted areas in a safe and orderly manner to meet safety and housekeeping objectives.

• Directly responsible for performing work in a safe manner and maintaining a safe work environment.

• Is responsible for his/her safety, as well as that of others that may be at the facility, whether working or visiting.

• Is responsible for observing safe work practices and being proactive for reporting any unsafe conditions.

• Manage employee time and attendance for timely and accurate payroll processing. (Working with Warehouse Section Supervisor)

Job Requirements:

Travel Requirements:

• Less than 5%

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

• Night Shift Rotation 7pm – 7am

Education and Experience:

• BS degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, or Business and 3 Years of experience in manufacturing operations, warehouse, or supply chain

• OR Min of 10 years manufacturing operations, warehouse, or supply chain

Required Skills:

• Ability to effectively utilize software programs, such as Excel, PowerPoint, and MS Word.

Soft Skills:

• SAP Experience Desired

• Excellent communication skills

• Excellent interpersonal skills

• Ability to lead a group of associates in meetings to help facilitate continuous process improvement.

• Ability to effectively give direction to employees at all levels when leading semi-complex to complex projects.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

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Job Criteria:

Start Date:

Position Type: Full-Time Permanent

Years of Experience Required: 3

Education Required: Bachelors

Overnight Travel:

Vacation Time:

13 days 10 hours ago

Corning Incorporated


Nighttime Warehouse Supervisor Job Corning Incorporated - Winston Salem, NC, United States


Location: Winston Salem, NC

Company Profile:
Corning Incorporated manufactures and sells specialty glasses, ceramics, and related materials worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Display Technologies, Optical Communications, Environmental Technologies, Specialty Materials, and Life Sciences. The Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (LCDs) that are used primarily in notebook computers, flat panel desktop monitors, and LCD televisions. The Optical Communications segment manufactures optical fiber and cable, and hardware and equipment products comprising cable assemblies, fiber optic hardware and connectors, optical components and couplers, closures, network interface devices, and other accessories. The Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary, and gasoline and diesel applications. The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide approximately 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics, and fluoride crystals. The Life Sciences segment develops, manufactures, and supplies scientific laboratory products, such as general labware and equipment, as well as specialty surfaces, media, and reagents for cell culture research, bioprocessing, genomics, drug discovery, microbiology, and chemistry. This segment also develops and produces various technologies, including the Corning Epic technology for screening; the Corning HYPER platform of vessels for cell yields; Corning Microcarriers for cell scale-up, therapy, and vaccine applications; Corning CellBIND, Matrigel, BioCoat, and Synthemax II surfaces; and Corning stemgro media. Corning Incorporated has strategic collaboration agreement with World Kitchen, LLC. The company was formerly known as Corning Glass Works and changed its name to Corning Incorporated in April 1989. Corning Incorporated was founded in 1851 and is based in Corning, New York.