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Assistant Supervisor in Murrieta, CA at Bimbo Bakeries USA

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Murrieta, CA
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  • Experience:
    1-3 years
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Job Description

Have you ever enjoyed Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread? A Thomas’® English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee®, Entenmann’s® or Marinela® cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!

Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company with operations in 32 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA (“BBUSA”) includes BBUSA and its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, including, but not limited to, Wholesome Harvest Baking, East Balt, and Acelerada. BBUSA employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more – the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.

Top reasons to work at Bimbo Bakeries USA as an Assistant Route Sales Supervisor:

  • Introductory supervisory role with opportunities to grow
  • Competitive starting salary
  • Medical/dental available with low premiums
  • Stable Union position with Pension for retirement 
  • Paid vacation and holidays according to company policy
  • BBU wellness program available

Assistant Route Sales Supervisor Responsibilities:

  • Train Route Sales Professionals in all aspects of route operational activity, including ordering and distribution, merchandising, promotional activity, holiday planning, and meeting customer expectations.
  • Communicate with all Route Sales Professionals to assist them in understanding the expectations of the customer and consumer. 
  • Assist account team in communicating promotional activity, delivery expectations and growth opportunities.
  • Assist management in ensuring that product distribution is accomplished to customer satisfaction in agreement with contract terms and requirements.
  • Assist with accounts and customers relations to include selling of new products, chain relations, and space/position gains.
  • Assist in route support if coverage is needed
  • Solicit potential new business and perform special projects
  • Market BBU as leader in the baking business to assist in recruiting.
  • Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the Supervisor

Schedule hiring for:

  • Days: Sunday – Saturday; Split days off (Wednesday and Sunday)
  • Start time: Approximately 3:30 am
  • Average workweek is around 47.5 hours

Job Requirements

Ideal Qualifications for an Assistant Route Sales Supervisor

  • High School diploma or Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Previous DSD and Route Sales operations experience preferred
  • A valid driver’s license is required and must be able to obtain and retain a DOT medical card.
  • D.O.T. certification may be required in compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.  
  • Must have safe driving record and pass Company driving test.  
  • Must be 21 years of age per D.O.T. Regulations.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to handle confidential information with complete integrity.
  • May be required to lift 25-50 pounds at times, as well as routinely enter and exit a delivery vehicle.
  • May be required to climb, push/pull, bend, stoop, at times for extended periods as well as perform frequent reaching and use of fingers.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Bilingual Spanish and English a plus.

The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.