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Praxair, Inc. Distribution Supervisor in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Distribution Supervisor

Description

Praxair, Inc. is a leadingindustrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric,process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Our products, servicesand technologies are making our planet moreproductive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a widevariety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metalsand many others. For more information about thecompany, please visit our website at www.praxair.com.

worldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric,process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Our products,servicesand technologies aremaking our planet moreproductiveby bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a widevariety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing, primarymetalsand many others. For more information about thecompany, please visit our website atwww.praxair.com.

Praxair Distribution, Inc. is seeking a Distribution Supervisor to join our team locatedin Fort Wayne, IN.

The Distribution Supervisor will be responsible for coordinating and dispatching of daily routes for 10 product delivery trucks.

Distribution Supervisor

  • Provides leadership and direction for day-to-day operations through a team of supervisors and direct employees

  • Responsible for reliability of supply to our customers and ensuring that all deliveries comply with FDA standards as well as Praxair's quality assurance system

  • Ensures the delivery of packaged & cryogenic products meet internal/external customer requirements

  • Trains the Distribution Team in all aspects of Praxair Safety & Quality systems & requirements

  • Monitors distribution efficiencies and manpower to ensure customer demands are met

  • Responsible for Safety training and evaluations, including leading accident investigations.

  • Controls costs by evaluating shipments, consolidating loads, and selecting most cost-efficient method of shipment

  • Drives productivity to maximize distribution capabilities and operational efficiencies

  • Provides job training that fosters career development and growth

  • Ensures all HAZMAT and Driver Load documents are complete and filed

  • May assist in planning work assignments in accordance with employee performance, capacity, production schedules, and anticipated delays.

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • College Degree Strongly Preferred, HS Diploma is required

  • Prior DOT experience is required

  • Minimum 2 years Leadership experience

  • Minimum 2 years Distribution, Logistics, or Transportation experience

  • Demonstrate ability to communicate clearly and effectively in all situations with great interpersonal skills

  • Knowledgeable of regulatory agency requirements including, but not limited to, FDA, DOT, OSHA, and EPA.

  • Experience working in a Union environment

  • Strong reasoning and proven analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Proven ability to motivate teams and manage conflict

  • Basic PC skills

  • Ability to access all levels and areas of the facility

  • Ability to interpret and understand DOT and internal compliance policies and procedures and relate them to others

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Supply and Logistics

Primary Location Indiana-Fort Wayne

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19001902

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