Sr Supv Logistics

Date: Mar 26, 2024

Location: Baltimore, MD, US, 21226

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Requisition ID: 22848 

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company’s two industry-leading business segments—Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies—provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 4,300 people in over 30 countries.

Job Description

WR Grace is a leading Manufacturer of Specialty Chemicals and is seeking an experienced Logistics Supervisor for our Baltimore/Curtis Bay, MD Plant. All employees at the Curtis Bay Site have environment, health and safety roles and responsibilities and are accountable for achieving compliance with our EHS Policy including emergency preparedness and response as defined in site-wide and local area documentation. The Logistics Supervisor will supervise subordinates in the Logistics and Warehouse departments. This position is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units and will carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


  • 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 of finished product and raw materials
  • Coordinates transportation activities and directs material relocation.
  • Resolves logistics issues arising in Customer Service and Grace Logistic Services (Cabot).
  • 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.
  • Create weekly work schedules for Magnapore and Poly Warehouse
  • Manage OMC IBC fleet
  • Process OMC orders and coordinate logistics for shipment
  • Maintain Magnapore and Poly hazardous waste RCRA compliance, and schedule shipments of hazardous and non-hazardous waste to treatment facility
  • Monitor and prioritize/re-prioritize Unit20 workload

Physical Requirements and Environment

  • Ability to work in a high hazard environment, including adverse weather conditions, elevated spaces, confined spaces, extreme temperatures, and noisy surroundings.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and climb stairs and ladders over 100 ft.

Required Qualifications

High School Diploma

5 years of experience in manufacturing

Safety knowledge 


Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's of Science in a technical discipline

Logistics and Supply Chain experience preferred

Hazardous or Dangerous goods experience

DOT Certification

IMDG and IATA knowledge a plus

SAP experience

Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore