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Date: Mar 17, 2021

Location: Reynosa, TAM, MX, 88718

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 44238


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

Logistics Supervisor

Purpose of Position.   

Coordinate and provide front line supervision of all activities through assigned personnel on warehouse & distribution activities such as shipping, routing, receipt, put a way, transfers, inventory accuracy within warehouse areas and most important Safety.  There could be other warehousing and distribution activities required as needed and assigned by management              

Mention the major responsibilities and tasks of the position.

  • On a daily basis plans and coordinates work activities for material handler, clerk or any personnel assigned
  • Assigns personnel to off load in a timely manner all incoming material and routes accordingly within facility
  • Coordinates distribution of internal / external shipments to customers throughout the Campus / Exports in an expeditiously manner
  • Assure finished goods & raw material components are processed and delivered accordingly, timely & without interruptions to Customer
  • Maintains accurate inventory through supporting cycle count program to meet department metrics
  • Performs area inspections and audits as required to ensure housekeeping and safety violations are non existent
  • Assures personnel is properly trained in the functions assigned & that processed are followed according to established proceses.
  • Continued focus on providing a safe work environment in alignment with EHS guidelines
  • Meet all internal and external security, safety and trade compliance regulations                        

List the two most complex decisions indicative of this function and its impact to the function, department and/or corporation.

  • Inadequate process & strategy execution to meet business goals & service level resulting in external and / or internal customer impact
  • Inadequate promotion & executing safety culture could result in safety related incidents
  • Inadequate execution of Operational requirements as established could create inventory discrepancies, impacting Operation  efficiencies, internal & external disruptions.          

Internal and External Customers.

  • Internal.
    • RY Campus
  • External.
      • Customers
      • Inter-Company Plants
      • Suppliers                                       
  • Personnel Directed.
        • Group leaders
        • Forklift drivers
        • Material handlers
        • Others as assigned                                       

Minimum Knowledge and Skill Requirements.

  • Bachelor’s degree (Mechanical, Industrial or Supply Chain related)                                                                                               

Work Experience.

  • 1 preferably 2-year Warehouse & Distribution experience (Shipping / Receiving / Inventory Control / Supervisory / Leadership role)
  • SAP knowledge
  • C-TPAT, NEEC and safety culture
  • Worked with Border-Crossing / US Carriers
  • C-TPAT, NEEC, cycle counts, domestic and international carrier management
  • 5’s & Safety culture                                                

     Additional Skills.

  • 80% English preferred Fully bilingual
  • Microsoft office knowledge (Excel, Word & Power Point)


 Extraordinary Activities.
Contribute and participate in Internal & External Audits as well as being responsible for the good results of such as ISO, TL, 5's, Safety, Sarbox, among others.