Position: Plate Processing Supervisor
Department: Production
Division: Samuel, Son & Co.
Type: Salaried Exempt
Location: Houston, Texas, USA

Job Description:


  • Supervising a Processing warehouse facility that uses Plasma and Oxy burning equipment to meet the daily order requirement for a carbon and stainless product line.
  • Able to work with the sales department on quotes and work related items.
  • Substitutes for Operations manager in his/her absence.
  • 3-5 years' experience working in a process improvement environment.
  • Delegating and assigning tasks and targets and evaluating the working of staff.
  • Adhering to the compliance of all legal and safety procedures of working.
  • Supervising proper shift allocations and ensuring efficiency of all warehouse staff.
  • Organizing and conducting necessary training activities for the staff and workers.
  • Ensuring the proper functioning of all warehouse tools and equipment.
  • Maintaining and overseeing the records of all received goods and supplies.
  • Supervising the orderly stocking and arrangement of material in the warehouse.
  • Responsible for the adherence and execution of standardized procedures of all work performed under his/her supervision
  • Responsible for the correction and accuracy of all work performed under his/her supervision
  • Understands and applies Company policies and procedures
  • Maintain good housekeeping in area and adhere to established Company Safety policies at all times.
  • Serves as an example to subordinates and enforces all applicable safety rules.
  • Responsible for leading his/her shift in the efficient processing of freight including receiving, storage and unloading for all customers. Ensures all receipts are completed in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for the safety and proper use of material handling equipment used by shift personnel.


  • The person needs to have knowledge and experience with Plasma or Oxy burning equipment.
  • Maintenance knowledge on burning equipment highly recommended. 
  • Knowledge of AS 400 and Microsoft Office a plus.
  • CNC programming background is recommended.
  • Background with plate shearing is recommended  
  • The person needs to have the excellent leadership, management, planning and motivation skills.
  • The person should be very good at analyzing things and so should have good analysis and observation skills.
  • Ability to communicate with workers and managing them with efficiency
  • He or she should have excellent troubleshooting abilities in tough situations.
  • The person needs to be very hard working and has the ability to work under high stress situations.
  • He or she should have a sound and deep knowledge about Warehouse operations, shipping and receiving procedures and safety measures.
  • He or she should have the ability to allocate the duties to the workers according to their capabilities.
  • He or she needs to have excellent time management skills.
  • Knowledge of the safety and legal documentation processes for handling related warehouse activities.
  • Should have excellent leadership and administration skills and abilities.
  • Strong motivational skills and effectual team building capabilities.
  • Ability to effectively manage time, resolve crises and decision making.
  • Ability to efficiently coordinate workings with internal and external workers of the company.

or email your resume to careers@samuel.com