Central Garden & Pet
Founded in 1980 as a distribution company, through a combination of strategic acquisitions and internal investment, we have evolved our business into a portfolio of leading brands in the Lawn and Garden supplies and the Pet supplies industries.
Shipping Supervisor - Night Shift
Full-time
Central Garden & Pet
Central Garden & Pet
300 Athens Brick Rd.
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

Our Pet Segment is seeking a Night Shift Shipping Supervisor to be a part of our DMC Team based in Athens, Texas. The Night Shift Shipping Supervisor will maintain a clean orderly workplace and conduct warehouse operations in compliance with Central Garden & Pet and OSHA standards. Please see the job details below for more information. 

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ: CENT and CENTA), is a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet, lawn and garden supplies markets. Please see our website for additional company information – www.central.com 

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Select product from bin location as directed by pick ticket and stack in orderly fashion for shipping using an electric pallet rider and/or electric cherry picker.

  • Verify accuracy and quality of product during the packing or palletizing process.

  • Deliver palletized order to dock and locate in designated area on the floor.

  • Maintain production and quality levels as established by the business unit.
Education/Experience: 
  • Minimum of 2 years prior warehouse experience in a leadership role required 

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to Multitask and work in a fast paced order processing environment

  • Prior experience using RF guns, operation of electric pallet jacks and reach trucks

  • Prior experience tracking productivity and quality

  • Ability to pull / lift 40 – 50 pounds repeatedly during the shift

  • Ability to communicate with employees in a manner promoting a “team” work environment

  • Prior Pet Industry experience a plus

  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
Work Environment: 
  • Work is performed in a warehouse environment.  Work temperatures can vary due to outside temperatures. 

  • There may be some variation in work hours due to overtime, special projects, deadlines, and other business initiatives.