Supply Chain Manager – Kilgore, TX

Position Overview:

Coordinates, organizes and oversees all activities involved in the identification, acquisition, production and distribution of materials.

Responsibilities/Job Duties:

Collaborates with other departments and stakeholders to identify and maintain resources needed to establish and provide an effective supply chain

Establishes performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of factors affecting the supply chain

Responsible for creating a culture that fosters open communication, trust, and a data driven approach to problem solving.

Must employ a servant leadership style of management.

Supports quotation of RFQs with quick turn-around times through diligent understanding of key components, strong supplier relationships, intimate knowledge of technical specs, and close collaboration with Engineering.

Develops and maintains detailed inventories of materials and supplies located in the company, at sites, and in the factory

Maintains required quantity of supplies and materials to optimize production

Analyzes current inventories and procedures; suggests improvements to increase efficiency of supply chain and profitability for the company

Develops policies to increase efficiency throughout the supply chain while ensuring quality and safety; implements subsequent changes to processes

Identifies optimal shipment and transportation routes with attention to consolidation of warehousing and distribution

Assesses the need for material-handling equipment and staffing; makes recommendations to ensure efficient loading, unloading, movement, and storage of materials

Negotiates prices for raw material and delivery with suppliers, vendors, and/or shipping companies

Designs and implements inventory managements systems appropriate to the stocking levels and replenishments requirements of all inventory items. This includes MRP, Kanban, and visual management.

Participates as an advisory member of the product development team, providing information and guidance on availability and cost of supplies and materials

Acts as part of the team coordinating engineering changes, product line extension, or new product launches to ensure timely and orderly material and production flow transitions

Monitors the performance of suppliers, assessing their ability to meet quality and delivery requirements; identifies and qualifies new suppliers in collaboration with other departments

Adhere to safety requirements by wearing appropriate protective gear when needed

Oversees the daily workflow and schedules of the department

Conducts performance evaluations that are timely and constructive


Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field required; Master’s degree preferred

Five years of experience as a supervisor, manager, or similar relevant position required

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills with a proven ability to create and maintain positive working relationships with vendors, suppliers, shippers, and customers

Strong supervisory and leadership skills

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

Thorough understanding of company products and logistics

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software

Experience with Global Shop Solutions preferred

Other Skills/Abilities

Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


Supplemental Pay:


  • Management: 5 years (Required)
  • ERP Systems: 1 year (Required)
  • Natural Gas Compression: 5 years (Required)

Application Question:

  • Please list a few times you will be available to interview in the next few weeks

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