Barton 1792 Distillery is part of Barton Brands of Kentucky, with facilities in Bardstown, Ky., Carson, Calif., and Baltimore, Md. Barton Brands is owned by the Sazerac Company, an American family-owned company based in New Orleans, La. Barton 1792 Distillery was established in 1879 and continues today as the oldest fully-operating distillery in the “Bourbon Capital of the World.”
The distillery is located on 196 acres and includes 28 warehouses, 22 other buildings, the Morton Spring and the Tom Moore Spring. Distilling, aging and bottling fine Bourbon whiskey are hallmarks of the historic Barton 1792 Distillery. 1792 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is produced at Barton 1792 Distillery. This small batch Bourbon whiskey is named for the year Kentucky became a state and is the recent Best of Category winner at the 2014 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition.
The Materials Manager is responsible for controlling the flow of materials into the plant for production including adhesives, labels, empty case goods, and closures; manages and redistributes all other incoming supplies for processing and maintenance; schedules daily loads of empty case goods and maintains associated inventories of closures and adhesives; works with vendors on quality issues for empty glass, PET bottles, cases, adhesives and closures.
The successful candidate will have a minimum education level of a Bachelor's Degree in related field, this is a requirement. At least 5-10 years of relevant experience, strong interpersonal skills, and proficiency in using computer systems, including MS Office products is required. Prefer candidates with a record of successful management experience in a unionized manufacturing environment effectively utilizing Supply Chain best practices.