Brown-Forman Warehouse Operator - 2nd Shift in Versailles, Kentucky
Meaningful Work From Day One
Performs various duties with “Safety First” mindset, working with the team to support the operations associated with entering and removing barrels from warehouses. Will operate a forklift and flatbed truck. Inventory management responsibilities including but not limited to accurately logging inventory movements and executing cycle counts. Will select, store and transport barrels.
What You Can Expect
Unload racked trailers and palletize barrels
Operate heavy PIE and flat bed truck daily
Enter and remove palletized barrels from warehouses in accordance with SOP
Collect samples of barreled whiskey
Load and unload Conestoga Trailers as needed to store new-make barrels
Participate in downtime recording activities, partnering with Maintenance and Plant
Production Leader to conduct root cause analysis and develop and implement Continuous Improvement solutions
Provide troubleshooting and corrective action support to mechanics
Supporting CI teams involved with Warehousing operations
Provide support in relocating and pulling aged barrels, as needed
What You Bring to the Table
Must be at least 21 years of age and have attained a high school diploma or equivalent
Minimum 3 years experience operating powered industrial equipment, specifically heavy industrial forklift
Proficient with basic math (adding, multiplying and subtracting)
Proficient technology skills, including Google suite
Strong troubleshooting skills and collaborative approach to problem-solving
Able to push and pull at least 100 pounds
Able to walk, bend, stoop, twist, reach upward/downward, crouch, ascend/descend stairs/ramps/ ladders and enter tight/restricted areas on a daily basis
Able to work under varied environmental conditions, including cold and heat
Comply with all personal protective equipment requirements
What Makes You Unique
- Previous warehouse or distillery experience is a plus
Who We Are
Imagine working for a company that welcomes you in, inspires you to bring your best self to every opportunity, and encourages you to grow and develop your career in a resilient and fun industry. Brown-Forman offers our employees this kind of career and environment and has for more than 150 years. Together, we proudly live and work by our values, striving each day to be better and do better as people, as a company, and as members of the communities we call home. Come have a seat at our table!
Many Spirits, One Brown‑Forman- We believe that an inclusive culture, one that values the diversity and unique perspective of each individual, allows us each to bring our best self to work and leads to greater teamwork, creativity, and trust.
Cultivating a Caring Culture- We know that our strong culture is one of the many reasons people love working at Brown‑Forman.
Enriching Life. Enriching Careers- At Brown‑Forman, we craft products known for bringing people together. Our employees have made us what we are today and are the reason for our success. Do not just take our word for it. Brown‑Forman is consistently recognized as a Great Place to Work® in countries around the world.
What We Offer
Total Rewards at Brown-Forman is designed to engage our people to ensure sustainable and profitable growth for generations to come. As a premium spirits company, we offer equitable pay structures for individual and company performance alongside a premium employee experience. We offer a range of premium benefits that reflect our company values and meet the needs of our diverse workforce.
The Hourly rate for this position is $23.00 per hour with a Shift Premium of $0.50
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 Supply Chain
Req ID: JR-00007079