Brown-Forman 2nd Shift Truck Driver - Woodford Reserve in Versailles, Kentucky

Job Description:

The Truck Driver/Warehouse Operator will 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

  • Current valid CDL plus minimum 10 years experience OTR

  • Ability to pass DOT physical.

  • 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. and enter tight/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.

About Brown-Forman:

The Truck Driver/Warehouse Operator will 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.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Versailles

State: KY

Country: United States

Req Type: Non-exempt

AutoReqId: 4357BR