Brown-Forman Truck Driver/Warehouse Operator in Versailles, Kentucky

Job Description:

Basic Function: Support the operations associated with entering and removing barrels from warehouses, including driving trucks and tractors to transport trailers, palletizing and dumping barrels and processing liquid. Will operate a forklift or truck; may cut whiskey tanks and record information in accordance with operating procedures. Inventory management responsibilities including but not limited to accurately logging inventory movements and executing cycle counts. Will fill and store barrels per guidelines. Will select and transport aged barrels between various sites.

Responsibilities:

  • Safety

  • Be a Champion of safety, following all safety procedures and holding teammates accountable for doing the same;

  • In addition, this position will provide feedback and suggestions to improve safety culture. Requires partnership with safety committee.

  • Quality

  • Be a Champion of quality in all areas of the operation, following all SOPs and attending to area sanitation;

  • Requires partnership with Quality Control.

  • Productivity

  • Performs tasks associated with moving barrels between sites, including barrel loading and unloading, as well as entering and removing barrels from warehouses;

  • Collects samples of barreled whiskey;

  • Performs general sanitation duties and other tasks as assigned and job conditions required.

  • Continuous improvement

  • Explores innovation in terms of technology, people, processes and systems;

  • Utilizes resources effectively – look at internal/external resources;

  • Develop/plan short and long range objectives in support of Company.

  • Drive for results

  • Exhibit an unrelenting results focus; sense of urgency;

  • Good judgment and ability to make quick decisions – sometimes “on the fly”;

  • Ability to multi-task and measure results;

  • Perform maintenance and preventative maintenance as required;

  • Clean and maintain all work areas and all pieces of equipment daily following cGMPs

Communication

  • Ability to deliver accurate and timely communications, various forms, to a wide variety of audiences;

  • Relationship builder;

  • Sensitive to feelings of others;

  • Listening and comprehension skills.

  • Diversity & Inclusion

  • Actively contributes to a work environment where leveraging diversity and inclusion occurs naturally;

  • Ability to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds/skills.

  • Teamwork

  • Creates team environment, provides support and adaptability;

  • Shows enthusiasm, encourages input through motivation and inclusion and focuses on the “how” as well as the “what.”

Must Requirements

  • Applicant must have an updated written portion of the CDL certification.

  • Ability to perform simple mathematical calculations (add, multiply, subtract, etc.)

  • Ability to do frequent walking, bending, stooping, twisting, reaching upward/downward, crouching, and ascending/descending stairs/ramps/ ladders.

  • Ability to push and pull over 100 lbs.

  • Ability to enter tight and restricted areas.

  • Exposure to the following conditions: cold, heat, etc.

  • Must wear steel toed safety shoes - no exceptions

  • Strong attendance.

  • Positive evaluations

  • All training & paperwork must be up-to-date

  • Must have a clean driving record and valid driver’s license; annual checks on driver’s license.

  • Computer skills – Word, Excel, etc.

Preferred Experience

  • HazMat endorsement

  • Supervisory or leadership experience

About Brown-Forman:

COMPANY:

For more than 145 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s & Cola, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire, Gentleman Jack, Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel, Finlandia, Korbel, el Jimador, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Canadian Mist, Herradura, New Mix, Sonoma-Cutrer, Early Times, Chambord, BenRiach and GlenDronach. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by nearly 4,600 employees and sold in approximately 160 countries worldwide

For more information about the company, please visit http://www.brown-forman.com.

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Versailles

State: KY

Country: United States

Req Type: Non-exempt

AutoReqId: 3623BR