• *Logistics Supervisor I - Georgia

    Job Locations US-GA-Savannah
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1/16/2019 12:22 PM)
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  • Overview

    Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company operates 30 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of 3,500 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit |Twitter | LinkedIn.


    Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 3,500 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


    Monitor SAP for customer orders; work with 3rd party logistics and local carriers to arrange pickup; prepare loading schedule using plant database; insure delivery and shipment creation is complete in SAP; prepare internal documents for loading teams
    Train and supervise hourly team members in the shipping and powerhouse team relative to shipping functions.
    Work closely with production team and 3rd party Logistics provider to insure accurate on time in full shipment (OTIF), track metrics on performance and investigate misses.
    Work closely with Corporate Logistics, Procurement and 3rd party logistics to maximize shipping efficiency and develop cost savings strategies, improve carrier service issues and investigate customer complaints.
    Develop and improve logistics process (end of day jeopardy reports, loading detention, freight invoices, demurrage cost); document and maintain local procedures
    Lead investigation into logistics complaints, carrier service issues and local team shipping deficiencies; Investigate/ troubleshoot issues within the operating system (SAP, database)
    Maintain accurate files for all logistics records; insure all paperwork is complete and accurate


    • S Diploma or GED required
    • College Degree preferred
    • Prefer 2-5 years previous experience in logistics and in managing direct reports
    • Knowledge of logistics, carriers and trucking practices.
    • Chemical manufacturing and related equipment, safe chemical handling/ packaging.


    At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.


    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.  
    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-JD1


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