Team Leader Warehouse - Reddi Wip/Table Spreads Plant

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

As you know, at ConAgra Foods, we make great food - everyday food - in extraordinary ways, which is why we are creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest.?




Plans layout of stockroom, warehouse, and other storage areas, considering turnover, size, weight, and related factors of items stored. Supervises group of workers engaged in lifting, transporting and loading materials for receiving, shipment or storage. Oversees the processing, packaging and storage of supplies, materials, and equipment. Schedules work for special and periodic inventories. Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, schedules work for cycle counts, inventory and system maintenance.  Utilizes CPS and all associated activities. 

This position will be responsible for first, second, and third shift dry goods warehouse performance.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.)

  • Supervise and coordinate unloading of inbound shipments, orderly stacking of products and the picking and staging of outbound shipments in accordance with the highest possible levels of accuracy.  Verify required inbound/outbound paperwork with drivers ensuring that all product is properly counted and reflected in SAP accurately.
  • Safety, dock and light audits
  • PPE Audits and compliance
  • 5S ownership driven to employee level
  • Daily warehouse audits including but not limited to straightening /squaring pallets storage – no leaning pallets/proper storage
  • Drive daily housekeeping expectations
  • Ensuring cleanliness of floor (wood chips, pallet bands, spills, leaks, extraneous material, etc)
  • Candidate will be responsible for leading a Daily Direction Setting (DDS) meeting
  • Ensure/Facilitate shift hand-offs
  • Shift huddle with hourly/union operators
  • KRONOS approval and accuracy including points management and corrective actions
  • Management and ordering of usage items by establishment of min/max quantities (items not HU managed that will need ordered/inventoried  - ie labels, roll stock, corner posts, slip sheets, etc.)
  • Grisham Farms totes – inbound/inventory management
  • Ensure GMP Compliance by all employees
  • Manage all storage practices in compliance with SQF guidlines
  • CHEP Quality – sorting / staging
  • Training of warehouse practices across all three shifts
  • Facilitate Alchemy training
  • Yearly job classificatoin validations
  • 3 year forklift certifications
  • FIFO and daily FIFO report
  • Drive Continuous Improvement
  • Ensure the efficient and safe operation of all materials handling equipment.
  • Participates in establishing work schedules.  Ensures that the schedules are correctly implemented and that jobs are assigned effectively and completed properly.
  • Maintain SAP system accuracy and ensure the optimal utilization of space.
  • Use various special reports and queries to help better manage business and measure performance.
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and orderly work area.  Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.  Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety.
  • Complete all necessary records and reports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure the integrity of the inventory and assist in conducting physical inventories.
  • All other duties as assigned by the Manager.  




Plant managers and supervisors are responsible to promptly notify the Plant Manager, Environmental Engineering and/or the General Counsel, Law Department of the following situations:

?         Emergency release of materials;

?         Notice of violations with permit conditions,

?         Test results indicating non-compliance with permit,

?         Permit renewal notification,

?         Equipment malfunctions for environmental control systems,

?         Public complaints related to environmental issues,

?         Negotiations to resolve order or permit compliance,




  • KPI posting and recording
  • Assist in physical inventories
  • PO completion



  • Supervises 10 hourly union operators
  • Supervises 1-2 salary non-exempt support personnel




  • 3 years experience in Distribution or warehousing related field
  • Minimum 2 years in manufacturing union environment preferred




  • Bachelor’s degree in Distribution Management or related field preferred
  • Distribution experience in Foods Distribution
  • Direct Distribution experience
  • Strong systems knowledge including SAP


  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret data facts.  Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with individuals at all levels of the organization.


Reasoning Ability
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of technical information in mathematical and/or narrative form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently with good time management skills and flexibility.


Physical Demands and Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • While performing the duties of the job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, and reach above shoulder level, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee is frequently required to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, and controls.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.  The work environment can be that of an office environment to an area of 36 - 85 degrees with moderate noise level.









The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.  The Company recognizes that an individual with a disability may require an accommodation to enable him/her to successfully perform a job function.  Consideration will be given to reasonable accommodations.



ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Supply Chain Management

To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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