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Flowserve Corporation Warehouse Supervisor in Chesapeake, Virginia

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary:

The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for leading the team in the daily execution of the receiving plan and the Aftermarket shipping plan to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction. In conjunction with the Plant Materials Manager, development, and execution of Warehouse Value Stream, including continuous improvement of the warehouse layout, storage, and operations to drive efficiency. The Warehouse Supervisor will accomplish this by leading and developing their team while partnering with key functional areas in the Chesapeake plant.

Responsibilities & Requirements:


  • Lead and develop a team to drive a continuous improvement culture with high levels of engagement.

  • Lead team with a results-driven framework focused on safety, quality, delivery, productivity, inventory, and continuous improvement to meet customer and plant goals.

  • Responsible for warehouse and inventory management includes receiving, storage, issuing, and shipping functions, as well as inventory and shipment accuracy and integrity

  • Ownership of aftermarket value stream from order fulfillment through shipping.

  • Optimize the pick and pack process to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction.

  • Responsible for the coordination of inventory controls with planning and purchasing and physical inventory with accounting. Including VMI and off-site warehouses.

  • Optimize warehouse layout and storage systems to maximize the utilization rate of warehouse space and warehouse footprint by developing standardized processes, instructions, rules, and parameters for warehouse management

  • Continually improve the warehouse efficiency by enhancing the material flow and pick paths.

  • Provides adequate information to determine work priorities for warehouse employees

  • Responsible for providing employees timely, candid and constructive feedback in verbal and written forms; annually preparing and giving formal written performance appraisals to direct reports in an honest and impartial manner

  • Develop employees to their full potential and provide challenging opportunities that enhance employee career growth; works with individual material handlers and Team Leads to flex workforce between work cells, thereby enabling individual growth and development; and offering to cross-train

  • Monitor Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to track success and/or recurring problems.


  • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of related warehouse experience

  • Demonstrated ability to deal with high levels of uncertainty and multiple priorities under tight deadlines

  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills

  • A self-directed leader who can take the lead on issues to identify and implement solutions with team input.

  • Proficient in the use of Windows-based computer programs (Outlook, Excel, and Word) and a general aptitude with software systems.

  • Knowledge of Oracle or advanced ERP systems

Primary Posting Location: Chesapeake, Virginia US

Job Advertising Title: Warehouse Supervisor

Preferred Experience / Skills: N/A

Job Posting Category: Logistics

Employment Type: Full time

Country: United States

Auto req ID: 53037BR

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