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Kinder Morgan

Operations Superintendent

Kinder Morgan - South Saint Paul, MN

Job ID: 16203Position Description: Position Description:  Operations Superintendent To supervise the assigned shift in a safe and efficient manner. Supervise the union employees, create and manage the work schedule on a daily basis, schedule and manage the maintenance, observe and train the employees per the KM safety program. • Supervises shift operations, maintenance, technical and administrative activities in a manner consistent with safe Company operations, maintenance, financial and organizational requirements •Supervises the development of terminal personnel •Assures the utilization of specific controls, procedures and safety criteria for each of the terminal functions •Assess and recommend new procedures to reduce costs and improve productivity • •Understand the operations and has the ability to supervise union employees & Non union supervisors within operation effectively • Managing multiple shifts, including the cement facility that may operate 24 hours 7 days a week during barge operations. Frac sand loading 7 days per week. • •Requires the ability to supervise and support numerous operations simultaneously, including the wet and dry process operations, rebar and other steel unloading and loading, loading and unloading of multiple grain products, salt loading and unloading, and cement unloading by rail and barge •Support new business as it arrives  This position is responsible for providing direction for the daily operations, productivity and safe handling of materials at a bulk liquid storage facility. Perform all work in compliance with Company standards and procedures requirements. Mandatory drug screen and background check upon hire. Responsible for understanding, Interpreting and communicating the conditions of employment for union employees, governed by the agreement between Kinder Morgan and the Local 49 operating engineers Union. The Operations Superintendent is actively involved with the Terminal Manager in developing and implementing plans consistent with the overall objectives of the facility.  Summary of major responsibilities include but are not limited to: • Assuring the safety of workforce and safekeeping of customer product. • Developing, implementing, and assuring compliance with company policies and procedure. • Assuring compliance with governmental regulations. • Managing the department’s expenditures efficiently and responsibly. • Assisting in the planning and administration of the facility’s labor relations policies and programs. • Working with employees to correct deficiencies through a defined performance program. • Assuring customer product quality maintenance through lab services direction. • Coordinating with Customer Service, Finance, Maintenance, and engineering departments. • Maintaining communications with customers concerning their operational needs. • Assisting the commercial group in managing customer relationships including new business, contract renewals, expansion of current business, and business review management. • Assuring quality and reliability of the associated IT, operational, and logistics.  . Responsible for the hiring of the appropriate personnel in accordance with Kinder Morgan’s EEO policy  . Managing the workforce in accordance with Kinder Morgan’s personnel policies and practices;  . Taking disciplinary action as needed; completing and conducting performance reviews and making wage increase recommendations in accordance with company guidelines and standards. Position Requirements: Position Requirements: • 5 years of progressively more responsible industry experience in appropriate operations areas • Demonstrated knowledge and experience relative to Bulk operations including experience with rail loading and unloading, truck loading and unloading, and barge loading and unloading • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical control systems, PLC systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, and mechanical issues related to the bulk transfer industry • Basic understanding of bulk transfer equipment such as grain legs, conveyors, mobile equipment such as forklifts and loaders, and understanding the cement unloading equipment • Strong supervision and planning skills in a union environment and with demonstrated ability and practical judgment to handle diverse and/or complex operations problems • Ability to take initiative, exhibit self direction, and work with co-workers as a team to accomplish defined goals in a challenging environment • Good communications, motivational, and coordination skills • Will be required to carry a company-provided cell phone, available to respond during working and non-working hours as required; maximum response time to call-outs is one (1) hour • Conduct safety meetings in compliance with company policy in a professional manner • Investigate and report incidents • Ability to work in an environment that includes cement dust, grain dust, and salt • Must be able to wear standard 5 points of PPE (Hard Hat, safety glasses, uniform/vest, gloves, and Steel Toe Boots) • Physical requirements include, but may not be limited to, walking up and down stairs/ladders, negotiating uneven surfaces, and carry up to 50 pounds. • Excellent communication skills, both person to person and electronic communication • Excellent math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages, and fractions) • Maintain regular dependable attendance and high level of performance • Open to a flexible work schedule. Weekend, overtime and holidays as required. Typical 9-12 hour shifts required. • Successful completion of a background check and drug screen upon offer • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and a driving record satisfactory to the company and its insurers • Other related duties as assigned  Preferred Experience, Skills and Knowledge (above the minimum requirements; not required, but advantageous in this position) • Previous experience with grain leg operations • Previous experience in the bulk loading and offloading industry • Previous experience in hydraulics, welding, electrical, and PLC equipment • Previous experience managing/supervising union employees • Experience in supervising multiple operations simultaneously • Experience with Environmental, Health, and Safety programs • Managing of maintenance software • Knowledge of this type of industry maintenance, including but not limited to Volvo loaders, Skid Steer loaders, forklifts, Backhoe, Cranes, Remote control cranes, and PLC operation systems We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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11 days 8 hours ago

Kinder Morgan


Operations Superintendent Kinder Morgan - South Saint Paul, MN, United States


Location: South Saint Paul, MN

Company Profile:
Kinder Morgan is the largest midstream and the fourth largest energy company (based on combined enterprise value) in North America. We own an interest in or operate approximately 80,000 miles of pipelines and 180 terminals. Our publicly traded companies include Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI), Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP), Kinder Morgan Management, LLC (NYSE: KMR) and El Paso Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: EPB).