Warehouse Production Manager

Job Location

Olive Branch, MS US


10800 Marinna Dr (Olive Branch), MS 38654

Job Category

Transportation & Warehousing


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

About The Opportunity
Position Summary
Manages all warehouse activities. Manages the warehouse ensuring the receipt, coordination, and safety of goods coming through a warehouse. Also ensures that orders arrive and are dispatched on time to the appropriate destinations and in the expected quantities.


Essential to this Position
  • Oversight and enforcement of ORBIS Safety Programs.
  • Daily review of production metrics and KPI’s (Labor expense, Forklift/Machine Repairs, Cost/Sort, Sorts/Hour).
  • Provide leadership to employees by demonstrating ORBIS standards and expectations on an everyday basis.
  • Direct continuous improvement to maximize efficiency and eliminate waste throughout facility.
  • Establish and maintain professional relationship with local customer.
  • Achieve budgeted financial goals for service center.
  • Accurate inventory management.
  • Resolve any quality problems/complaints
  • Perform self-inspection on service centers relative to production and safety.
  • Procure and maintain all needed operation and facility supplies (Forklifts, Washing Machines, etc).
  • Interview and hire all service center employees.
  • Ensure all employees are meeting job level expectations and requirements.
  • Motivate and train employees to maintain succession plan for future growth/opportunities.
  • Consistently enforce ORBIS polices through discipline action process.
  • Facilitate payment of site invoices with Finance, including inputs, approvals, new vendor information.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Essential for Success:

  • Knowledge of and ability to use and influence organization's policies, standards and procedures guiding manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of strategies and tools for controlling and optimizing the factors that lie between the purchase of raw materials and delivery of finished products
  • Ability to effectively manage the business relationship and transactions with the suppliers of raw materials or product components
  • Knowledge of issues and considerations for effectively managing local or distributed inventories of raw materials, work in progress and finished goods
  • Knowledge of the processes, tools and operational considerations for effective and efficient movement of goods and materials throughout the manufacturing cycle
  • Knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a manufacturing plant or facility
  • Must be able to read/comprehend written and oral instructions in English; read and comprehend safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and product recipes/material identifications.
  • Superior leadership skills with demonstrated ability to effectively manage and develop a diverse team ofpeople.
  • Beginning financial knowledge sufficient to understand/manage financial budgets and statements.
  • Understands LEAN Manufacturing practices and at least 1 year of experience of LEAN utilization.
  • OSHA Regulation Training.
  • Experience with Gas/Electric Forklifts.
  • Microsoft Word and Excel proficiency.
  • Must be willing to work extended hours and weekends as necessary.
  • Bi-Lingual skills preferred (required for positions outside the US)
  • Pro-active attitude about the job and company
  • Desire to advance within the company, including relocation if needed
  • Ability to travel to other sites as needed
  • Conduct self professionally to customers and visitors
  • Ability to manage expenses
  • Ability to adapt to changing environments
  • Ability to make difficult decisions
  • Ability to assess employee performance and coach and develop others
  • Ability to lead by example
  • Willingness and acceptance to change
  • Ability to handle stress of working with others
  • Availability outside of normal business hours
  • Ability to multi-task
Education / Certifications
Education Required
Associate’s Degree
Education Desired
Bachelor’s Degree
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
At least 5 years relevant experience required.
About ORBIS Corporation ORBIS Corporation is the market leader in the returnable packaging industry. Our reusable plastic pallets, totes, interior protective packaging and bulk container systems are used by major, global consumer, industrial and automotive companies. We also provide tracking, retrieving, cleaning and inventory management services that help world-class companies increase the speed and effectiveness of their reusable packaging program. Recognized for driving supply chain sustainability, our focus is to help customers move their product faster, safer and more cost-effectively using our proven solutions. ORBIS Corporation employs approximately 1900 employees and is comprised of a portfolio of businesses that includes 10 North American manufacturing facilities and multiple industrial services centers across North America and Europe, each with multiple sites. 

As an operating company of Menasha Corporation, we celebrate over 167 years of unwavering dedication to a sustainable business strategy that focuses on keeping pace with change and market trends. Menasha Corporation is a privately held company comprised of two subsidiaries: ORBIS Corporation and Menasha Packaging Company. As one of America’s oldest family-owned manufacturing companies, Menasha Corporation employs over 5,000 in over 100 facilities in North America and Europe. 

View our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our exciting future at http://www.brainshark.com/menasha/vu?pi=zH2zyKNEkz7PLVz0.

Visit our careers site at http://careers.menasha.socialsourcingnetwork.com/ to learn more about working at Menasha and to stay connected to future job opportunities. 

For more information about ORBIS Corporation, please visit www.orbiscorporation.com
ORBIS Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. ORBIS Corporation shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified protected veterans, and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans.   As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer, we request priority referrals of qualified protected veterans, qualified individuals with disabilities, qualified minority candidates, and qualified female candidates for job openings at ORBIS Corporation.