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The Ford Meter Box Company, Inc. is a 119-year-old, privately held water supply distribution equipment manufacturer and market leader with products sold worldwide. As a premier manufacturer in the market and in the Wabash business community, Ford Meter Box offers many benefits to people seeking to cultivate an exciting and rewarding career.


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Shipping Lead Person/Assistant Supervisor — Pell City, Alabama Plant


We are searching for a person with both shipping and leadership experience to fill the role of Shipping Lead Person/Assistant Supervisor. This person must have a minimum of 3-5 years of shipping experience in a manufacturing environment, with some of that time in a leadership role. The successful candidate must aspire to progress in the organization and take over the responsibilities of the shipping supervisor in the future. A minimum of a 2 year associate’s degree is required to progress to the supervisory position.


Essential Responsibilities:

Assists the supervisor in the daily workings of the department, and runs the department in the absence of the supervisor. Gives daily work direction to associates within the department. Successfully performs all jobs in the department, and fills in as needed when associates are out. Performs administrative duties, such as scheduling trucks, reviewing, evaluating and writing analysis of customer complaints, and preparing shipping reports, as required.



Possesses the ability to use computer programs such as Word and Excel, along with a familiarity of an MRP based operating system. Knowledge of the JD Edwards system is a plus. Performs other duties as assigned.



We are a diverse metal working operation, and are a division of a financially strong company. We presently have 133 associates in our facility. We offer a competitive salary, company funded 401k, profit sharing, and excellent benefits. Must pass drug screen test. Send work history in confidence to:



The H.R. Manager

The Ford Meter Box Co., Inc

815 Miles Parkway

Pell City, AL 35125

(205)-884-4480

or

E-mail (as an MS Word document) to jford@fordmeterbox.com




FORD METER BOX IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS WILL BE MADE WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, SEX, AGE, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENETIC INFORMATION, DISABILITY OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROHIBITED BY LAW.


Ford Meter Box conducts drug screens as a part of the hiring process.

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WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
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