Supervisor, Warehouse


American Canyon, CA, US, 94503

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At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

About the role: 

Barry Callebaut is a global organization poised for growth; a company which has embraced the vision to delight its customers, while out-performing its competitors, a business which is committed to sustainability, has innovation in its DNA, is a leader in complex manufacturing and supply chain solutions and is focused on being a best-in-class employer. Barry Callebaut seeks diverse and passionate people who thrive in a dynamic environment, focused on continuous learning, living BC’s Values and of course loving chocolate.

Under the direction of the direction of the Supply Chain Manager, the Warehouse Supervisor will manage all activities related to Warehouse. Develop logistics strategy to facilitate the cost-effective flow of merchandise from suppliers to customers. Oversees Warehouse Leads.


Key responsibilities include: 

The duties and responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list and that additional tasks may be assigned to the employee from time to time; or the scope of the job may change as necessitated by business demands. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.


  • Provide direction and support for all teams, (warehouse).
  • Team’s Training & Development.
  • Reinforce company policies (Food & EE safety, Quality, Regulatory, Disciplinary, GMPs).
  • Coordinate all warehousing activities with the following functions: Traffic, Production, and QA.
  • Ensure that incoming material is inspected for conformity with order specifications and checked for defects.
  • Ensure all activities concerning replenishment, handling and warehousing of the raw materials, packaging supplies & finish goods are properly done.
  • Manage warehouse employee’s tasks to ensure adherence to daily in/out bound transportation schedule & receipt of goods.
  • Monitor warehouse material movement transactions to ensure proper recording in SAP.
  • Optimize floor space utilization.
  • Maintain MSS records and warehouse cleanliness to meet BRC standards.
  • Ensure conformance of shipment with bill of lading. Validate outbound shipments for quality & accuracy to prevent complaints.
  • On time delivery of material to production line.
  • Maintain shuttle schedule.
  • Communicate with customer service, planning, and production regarding any relevant changes.
  • Fleet management.


About you:

  • 5+ years in warehouse or logistics operations, ideally in the food manufacturing.
  • Expert knowledge of SAP and WMS appropriate modules.
  • Excellent computer skills including Excel required. ERP or related experience needed, SAP experience is a plus.
  • Leadership experience required (supervision/management).
  • Strong communication skills & customer service skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meeting deadlines.


What you can expect from Barry Callebaut:

  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package
  • 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, plus your birthday off
  • Environment that welcomes workplace flexibility
  • An atmosphere where diversity is embraced, and inclusivity is second nature. We call it #OneBC! Just ask our champions with the Americas Women’s Forum and the Racial Equality Forum!
  • Ability to grow personally and professionally within an organization that values development and internal career growth
  • Be part of our mission in making sustainability the norm through Forever Chocolate with priorities centered around prospering farmers, zero child labor, carbon and forest positive, and creating 100% sustainable ingredients in all of our products. 




We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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