PPG Industries CMS Chemical Supervisor in Grand Prairie, Texas

PPG: We protect and beautify the world. At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

Why join us: With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.

  • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.

  • You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.

  • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.

  • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward.

  • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone’s ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged. Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

    • Key Responsibilities *

    Provide leadership and supervision for the CMS (Chemical Management Services) Program. The incumbent’s position will support/guide program launch, oversee implementation, and support the program over the life of the contract. The incumbent will be the primary contact for customer inquiries related to the overall issues associated with the chemical management program.

    The incumbent will be responsible for supporting implementation of the CMS Hazardous Material Management software and Consignment Software Packages. They will be a liaison between internal and external IT resources to achieve strong chemical management reporting processes that extracts data for use in PPG software packages to enable inventory visibility and control. The incumbents’ understanding of the IT interface and similar programs will be critical to the success of the CMS program.

    He/she must have flexibility to work independently without step-by-step direction while maintaining a strong team environment. He/she must have proven ability to measure, analyze, improve, and control key process characteristics that most strongly influence customer satisfaction. The incumbent must be an excellent communicator and leader of internal cross-functional teams and suppliers. The incumbent will assist in the training of customer team personnel during the roll out and implementation phases. He/she will develop a network of key support functions within the ASC and within the customer’s facility.

    Principle Accountabilities

  • Support the implementation of chemical management program at the customer. Execute all defined contract obligations over life of program.

  • Support the identification and prioritization of annual cost savings projects to meet PPG profitability objectives and customer cost savings.

  • Identify resources, develop, and maintain Project Management timing charts that outline all activities to be accomplished within yearly time frames.

  • Assist in training of new coordinators and material handlers that are an integral part of the Chemical management program.

  • Manage coordinators, stockers, labelers, that are supporting customers.

  • Support PPG chemical management program when supplier issues/problems arise and implement resolutions.

    • Experience and Education *

    Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline or a business related discipline and/or an equivalent combination of education and/or work experience desired. Must pass PPG’s Supervisory Assessment. A minimum of 3 years relevant experience in the following areas is beneficial: business process analysis & improvement, lean & six sigma, quality assurance, strategic sourcing, team facilitation, materials management, enterprise resource planning (ex. SAP), and cost reduction

    • Functional and Technical Skills *

    A high degree of professionalism, excellent communication and presentation skills are required. Must have the ability to work with minimal direction. Must be able to work with Sales, Marketing, and Business Managers. Computer literacy in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Project is desired. The ability to evaluate the industrial work environment is also a necessary skill. He/she must be able to always convey a professional image both to internal PPG as well as with the customers and suppliers. Must be able to travel up to 20%.

    PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

PPG Industries, Inc. offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG’s affirmative action plan by emailing ppgaap@ppg.com .

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Organization: *Aerospace

Title: CMS Chemical Supervisor

Location: Texas-Grand Prairie-8020 1205 W North Carrier Pkwy

Requisition ID: 1700004936