International Logistics and Warehousing Manager (Oil & Gas) in Richmond, Virginia at ChemTreat

Date Posted: 7/18/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: CHE001965

About Us

ChemTreat operates as a subsidiary of Danaher Corporation, one of the best performing Fortune 500 companies. Our proprietary solutions allow our customers to reduce water, chemical, and energy costs, extend asset life, improve process operations, and reduce downtime. We have expertise in a variety of industries, including automotive, beverage, chemical, food, fuel processing, metals, mining, power, pulp and paper, and textile. We also serve commercial and institutional customers, including data centers, district energy providers, universities, government buildings, and hospitals. Our company has developed a robust product portfolio for the prevention of corrosion; scale and biofouling in critical heat transfer systems and advanced polymers for industrial wastewater.


ChemTreat is looking for the right individual to step into our fast-paced, challenging environment as a Warehouse/Delivery Operations Manager in our Operations Transportation & Logistics team. As a key leader in ChemTreat operations team as well as key player in the Oil and Gas initiative, this position will be primarily focused on developing, implementing and expanding the requisite supply chain infrastructure throughout the US and Canada, to support ChemTreat's expansion into the Oil & Gas industry. Preferred candidates are those which have a proven record of creating, coordinating and managing Oil & Gas supply chains relative to warehouse and delivery for the Oil and Gas industry and can demonstrate successful project management and leadership. The position requires the ability to influence and lead cross-functional teams that have strict deadlines and a determination to persevere through potential blocks. Additionally, travel to remote locations throughout the US and Canada is required. The position reports to the Manager, Transportation Optimization. 

  • Lead the cross functional Oil & Gas supply chain team execution efforts for startup and oversight of existing ChemTreat as well as partner warehouse and delivery partners
  • Develop supply chains solutions to warehouse, delivery and transfer hazardous flammable and non-flammable chemicals to client sites; some of which are remote or off-shore 
  • Work with sales, operations analysts and finance to provide information so that proforma models to determine investment strategies occur
  • Once proforma models are approved either through ChemTreat investment or partnership model, work to ensure costs align with proforma calculations and make recommendations after startup to improve ChemTreat's overall costs position
  • Work with commercial team and operations team to identify potential partners that align to oil and gas expansion needs. Help lead the negotiations of these partners and take a leadership role in insuring these partners meet the needs of ChemTreat Operations for the Oil and Gas initiative 
  • Monitor the performance of the supply chain from on-time shipment to on-time deliveries
  • Perform the necessary due diligence of potential suppliers
  • Develop audit program that ensures once partners of ChemTreat owned facilities are established that ChemTreat safety and operational guidelines are being maintained throughout all CT Oil and Gas warehouse and delivery networks
  • Supplier performance management and contract management
  • Negotiate supplier contracts with the assistance of Legal and Regulatory Affairs
  • Develop and manage the requisite budget
  • Research and recommend technologies that are applicable to advancing the Oil & Gas sector while also benefiting other modes of delivery

Job Requirements


  • Can influence without authority...builds people, teams and organizations
  • Oil and Gas sector supply chain infrastructure and logistics
  • Basic knowledge of the EHS and DOT requirements for transporting, handling and transferring hazardous, flammable industrial chemicals
  • Project management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Capable of working with a high degree of autonomy
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Decision making ability 
  • Organizational skills, procedural mindset, ability to prioritize 
  • Understanding of quality management principles
  • Attention to detail, ability to analyze data and understand connections
  • Talent for recognizing the opportunities for process improvement in those connections
  • Bachelor's degree (minimum) 
  • 5 years Oil and Gas industry experience, and
  • 5 years Logistics / Transportation / warehouse experience 
  • Current knowledge of industry trends
  • Demonstrated experience in developing, implementing and expanding Oil and Gas sector supply chain infrastructure
  • Experience identifying, evaluating, and executing strategic projects and resources required to support
  • Capable of sitting for extended periods of time (i.e. air travel) and capable of walking, standing, climbing (includes stairs), balancing, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching or crawling, and talking, hearing and smelling
  • Constantly using hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards
  • Routinely required to reach with hands and arms, squat, turn/twist, or reach, lift, carry, push, or pull up to 20 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus 
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Consists of an indoor work office environment with good ventilation, adequate lighting, and low noise levels
  • When required to be outdoors, conditions will vary based on location and season; from extreme heat to extreme cold

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.