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Warehouse Supervisor

Date: Oct 15, 2021

Location: Baltimore, MD, US, 21226

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Job Description

Grace is hiring a Warehouse Supervisor for our Cabot warehouse that houses our finished goods located in Curtis Bay, MD. Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, this is a leadership role that will supervise eight employees and responsible for delivering excellent service and quality for three business units. This position requires working a shift schedule to include night shift and overtime during peak periods, that may include weekends and holidays. Additionally, working in a warehouse setting requires the ability to maneuver about the facility, sometimes standing for extended periods of time.

Responsibilities include:

 

  • Conduct daily shift-kickoff meeting ensuring safety, quality and productivity goals are effectively communicated
  • Ensuring that employees are trained to properly operate all appropriate warehouse equipment in a safe manner along with remain compliant with additional training 
  • Adhere with Grace EHS Policy and promote an environment of safety, continuous improvement and delivering against productivity targets
  • Apply your knowledge of safe operation of warehouse equipment including powered industrial trucks, sit down forklifts, stand up reach trucks, etc and train employees in these skills
  • Develop and maintain an engaged, productive workforce that is equipped to drive success to our operations
  • Supervise, coach and mentor staff in accordance with Collective Bargaining Agreement rules, with emphasis on safe operations
  • Engage with warehouse team members, third party drivers and other Grace employees to develop solutions to improve operational efficiencies  
  • Ensure that all outbound shipments are processed in accordance to Grace’s standards to meet customer orders 
  • Oversee drivers’ activities and ensure load assignments are being met
  • Provide back-up support to first shift

Required Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and initiative skills
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement solutions
  • Effective supervisory experience to include training employees
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Excellent follow-up skills

Required Experience

  • H.S. Diploma
  • 5 to 7 years’ experience in logistics and warehousing management to include previous supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in business or related field
  • Experience working in a union environment along with interpreting and applying collective bargaining terms to achieve a positive environment
  • ERP/SAP experience
  • Experience in inventory and logistics transactions

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