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Logistics Supervisor

Date: Jan 8, 2021

Location: Baltimore, MD, US, 21226

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Job Description

W.R. Grace is hiring a Logistics Supervisor out of our Curtis Bay, MD, location who will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the Logistics and Warehouse units. This person will also carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Other responsibilities include:

  • Leads interviewing, hiring, and training employees
  • Analyzes contractual commitments, customer specifications, design changes, and other data to plan and develop logistic program activities from conceptual stage through life cycle of product
  • Develops and implements programs for production departments and field service personnel in order to resolve logistics problems to ensure meeting of contractual commitments
  • Develops production plans based upon sales order status
  • Manages effective levels of inventory
  • Manage operations and troubleshooting of pneumatic transfer systems
  • Coordinates transportation activities and directs material relocation
  • Resolves logistics issues arising in Customer Service
  • Conducts production scheduling meetings for domestic and international sales orders
  • Interacts with international business and other various customer groups to ensure customer demands are met

Required Skills

  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner individually and in a group setting
  • Responds promptly to customer needs; Meets commitments
  • Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations
  • Writes clearly and informatively; Varies writing style to meet needs
  • Presents numerical data effectively
  • Adapts to changes in the work environment
  • Communicates changes efficiently
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities
  • Delegates work assignments and sets expectations
  • Includes staff in planning, decision-making, facilitating and process improvement; Continually works to improve supervisory skills

Required Experience

  • A high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • At least 3-5 years of related experience
  • Supervisory/management experience in a logistics or warehouse environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel software experience
  • SAP inventory software and database software experience
  • MRP experience


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore