Supv Transportation
Cincinnati, OH 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

A Place Where People Matter.

Start your career journey with Univar Solutions! Here you can make an impact on the world around you and accelerate your career in areas that energize and excite you.

Our Transportation Supervisor is responsible for the efficient day-to-day operations of the branch.

How You'll Contributw

* Conducts daily pre-shift meetings, communicates expectations to employees and maintains a supervisory presence throughout the branch.

* Coordinates day-to-day work activities to ensure operational goals and objectives are met.

* Ensures all employees have the required tools and training on matters related to safety, operation standards and department goals.

* Creates a positive work environment and fosters employee ownership of branch operations and performance.

* May oversee the completion of drug testing and medical surveillance as required. Branch Administration

* General office work, email communications and correspondence with internal and external customers.

* Supports inspections and paperwork associated with hazardous waste generation and waste pickup transport.

* Participates in inspections from outside agencies (DOT,EPA,FDA,DHS).

* Supports Branch Operations Manager with maintaining budget and operating plans to achieve branch goals.

* Responsible for meeting customer requirements and fulfilling orders in a cost effective manner using appropriate risk management and Standard Operating Procedures.

* Ensures company quality processes are adhered to at the local branch level.

* Partners with appropriate departments to resolve product quality issues in an efficient and timely manner. Inventory Management

* Responsible for cycle counts and physical inventory; including quarantined material.

* Supervises daily operations, including repack & transportation functions in inventory management system ( e.g. SAP and Transportation Management software).

What You'll Need

* High School Diploma/GED required

* Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience

* 3-5 years' experience in operations

* Knowledge of chemical distribution facility operation preferred

* Supervisory Leadership; proven ability to communicate with, support, and motivate employees to achieve operational objectives

* Strong verbal /written communication skills

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; Excel and Word

* Knowledgeable in all aspects of chemical distribution and UNIVAR Standard Operating Procedures; May require HazMat certification or Hazwoper Certification

* Ability to operate all warehouse equipment

* Basic understanding of Transportation Managment software and SAP preferred

- Benefits start first day of hire!
- Flexible Time Off (FTO) provides unlimited vacation!
- Amazing company culture, laid-back office environments, and work from home flexibility.
- Ongoing training from management
- Opportunities for raises/promotions
- Career progression

Univar Solutions is a leading, global distributor of chemicals and ingredients essential to the safety, health, and wellbeing of our daily lives from life-saving medicines and vitamins to hand sanitizers and industrial materials used for cleaning, construction, and more. Our global team of more than 10,000 employees support our vision to redefine distribution and be the most valued chemical and ingredient distributor on the planet!

We offer a Total Rewards package that includes market aligned pay and incentives as well as a diverse benefits offering to support our employees' physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing.

Univar Solutions supports sustainable solutions for the world around us so that we can do our part to help keep our communities healthy, fed, clean, and safe!

We are committed to a diverse workforce and a culture of inclusion. Together, we are building a culture that acknowledges the unique experiences, perspectives and expertise of individuals and provides the development and growth opportunities to empower us to redefine our industry.

Univar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

Univar is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All aspects of consideration for employment and employment with the Company are governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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