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  • Distribution Specialist

    Job Locations US-NY-Poughkeepsie
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/26/2018 10:57 AM)
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    # of Openings
    Efco Products
  • Overview




    EFCO Procudts is currently accepting applications for a Distribution Specialist position in Poughkeepsie, NY. This individual will be responsible for overseeing the outbound shipping operation along with planning, directing and coordinating the manufacturing logistics plan.  In addition to the usual leadership skills expected, the Distribution Specialist must keep materials flowing into manufacturing to meet production demands.


    • Oversees the daily operation of the warehouse with responsibility for inventory control, receiving, stocking, order filling, shipping, and other support functions.
    • Provides leadership through effective goal setting, delegation, and communications.
    • Enforces productivity standards. Discusses areas needing improvement.
    • Ensures that warehouse materials are rotated and stored properly.
    • Assigns personnel scheduling to ensure work is completed efficiently.
    • Completes appropriate paperwork and reports.
    • Provides new hire and follow-up training for all warehouse employees.
    • Maintains a safe, clean work environment.
    • Performs duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures.
    • Provides thorough, quality service to our customers.


    • Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience in distribution.
    • Team player who works productively with wide range of people.
    • Motivated self-starter, comfortable in fast-paced environment.
    • Manages time effectively and adapts quickly to changing priorities.
    • Superior organizational skills.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Safety focus
    • Bilingual (Spanish) is a strong plus but not required.

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    Company Profile

    EFCO is a global leader in ingredients for wholesale bakeries, chain restaurant operators, retail bakeries, food processors, frozen food manufacturers, and supermarket bakeries. We offer an ever growing portfolio of off-the-shelf products and custom formulated products that include bakery fillings, bakery mixes and concentrates, beverage bases + syrups, fruit and specialty toppings and other specialty ingredients.


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