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Warehouse Supervisor - Pier IX

Kinder Morgan, Inc.
Newport News, VA 23606
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Position Description

Accountable for the planning and oversight of the warehouse functions, including critical spare inventory management, project staging, and investment recovery.
Manage operations of warehouse including staff, facilities and equipment
Manage warehouse budget preparation and monthly variance reporting
Meet with Operations, Project Management, and Engineering on a regular basis


Develop strategy for inventory stocking levels for warehouse by leveraging items across locations and understanding the business need for spare parts on hand
In collaboration with Operations, work to reduce excess inventory across supporting areas
Support all required inventory accounting and month-end activity
Assist in Lawson technology direction as it applies to all inventory functions such as item master set up, warehouse setup, and inventory reporting and training
Accountable for annual physical inventory counts, as well as resolving variances
Work on inventory requirements associated with acquisition integration and divestures, including account mapping and inventory accounting training


Actively support corporate strategy for the sale of surplus material, including redeployment across business units


In collaboration with Project Management, develop plans and manage project material staging
Coordinate loading out of project materials with construction contractors, freight carriers and/or Project Support


Ensure that team members operate under safety, environmental and ethical guidelines
Maintain a high regard for personal safety, for the safety of company assets and employees, and the general public

Support the company's disaster response activities including sourcing material and logistics

Other daily, weekly, monthly or special project duties as identified and defined
Promote Procurement services throughout the organization
Deal with a wide variety of people with tact, courtesy and professionalism
Speak clearly, both in person and by telephone, using a high level of verbal and listening skills
Work independently to manage tasks and timelines
Maintain a regular, dependable attendance and high level of performance
Perform duties with strict adherence to Kinder Morgan's Corporate Policy
Demonstrate leadership skills
Mentor and train less experienced team members around policies and procedures
Manage the submission of monthly accruals and journal entries for team
Assign and manage progress of special projects assigned to team members
Develop and maintain a positive working relationship with internal and external customers

Position Requirements

Experience/Specific Knowledge:
7+ years of experience in materials management, purchasing, operations, engineering or related field is preferred.

Experience with Lawson Inventory Control, Requisition Procurement modules
Knowledge of Kinder Morgan business as a whole
Demonstrated understanding of Kinder Morgan business units and shared service departments

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations:
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and a driving record satisfactory to the company and its insurers

Competencies, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be self-directed, take initiative, and be an out of the box thinker
Must be able to perform essential functions of the job
Must be able to multitask while providing timely accurate turnaround on tasks, sometimes with strict deadlines
Take direction from Procurement Management or senior level peers
Must be detail-oriented
Must have strong communication (written and verbal), organization, problem solving and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively across Business Units
Maintain a regular, dependable attendance, and high level of job performance
Follow company policies and procedures
Maintain a high regard for personal safety, the safety of company assets and employees, and the general public

Physical Demands:

Must be able to work at heights up to 120 feet
Must be able to hear and speak clearly

Working Conditions:
May be required to carry a company provided cell phone and respond as needed during working and non-working hours
Must be required to work non-traditional hours as needed
Must be available to respond to call-outs as assigned
Perform work in dusty environment and all types of temperature/weather conditions

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER STATEMENT: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Posted: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-10-08
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