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Job ID:  41930
Date:  Feb 23, 2021
Job function:  Supply Chain Management
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Resins & Functional Materials

Warehouse Supervisor - Wilmington, MA

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a purpose-led global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders. DSM delivers innovative business solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. More information can be found at www.dsm.com.


The Challenge

  • Responsible for directing and coordinating the activities of the both the Raw Material and Final Product Warehouses (including both Shipping & Receiving) to assure that production and warehousing requirements are met in a SHE (Safety, Health, and Environmental) responsible manner, while meeting all quality standards.
  • The Warehouse Manager is also accountable for organizing and executing cycle counts and physical inventory.
  • Serves as Transport Safety Coordinator (TSC) for Wilmington, MA site


The Position

  • Responsible that all associates are properly trained in all DSM Safety requirements and monitor associate’s performance in this area.
  • Physical receipt of materials
  • Storage of all inventory including packaging supplies, raw materials and consignment inventory
  • Inventory control; including the Management of an Cycle Count Program
  • Waste Management; including the disposal of all hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials (under the direction of the SHE department)
  • Staging Production orders in a timely manner to ensure no down-time in Production
  • Picking, packing, and shipping out all sales orders to our customer, accurately labelled within customer expectations
  • Documentation must be retained per procedures.
  • Documents procedures, and assures that all associates under his/her control are performing to established standards, meet all competency requirements, and seeks opportunities for improvement with respect to safety and quality.
  • Tracks the training of associates to ensure employee opportunities are realized.
  • Maintains clear communication channels with Production, Quality Control and SCM.
  • Develop, track and report key indicators, (weekly/monthly) for this department. Analyzes department effectiveness, and initiates and implements improvement initiatives
  • Lean involvement (both participating and updating metrics)


The Ideal

  • High School Diploma required as well as a minimum of 2 years experience.
  • Experience in Manufacturing, Warehousing, and or Supply Chain environments.
  • Experience with lean manufacturing and/or Supply Chain a plus.
  • Previous supervisory experience a plus but not required.
  • SAP experience a plus but will consider other ERP experience.
  • Excellent communication and team working skills.
  • Likes to take initiative and is result oriented, adaptable, and customer focused


The Reward
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.


Procedure & Contact
Interested in this position? Please apply online via the career portal (https://jobs.dsm.com/)

Pre-employment screening procedures are part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be contacted when further information is required.

Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see http://www.dsm.com or connect on 

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