Operations Supervisor
Houston, TX 
Posted 3 days 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 Operations Supervisor is responsible for the efficient day-to-day operations of the branch, including supervision of the employees, facility, budget and driving operations related activities in a large facility.

  • Facilitating compliance to corporate health, safety, and environmental affairs policies, including completion of all required training, documentation and record keeping.
  • Supporting sales efforts consistent with corporate and regulatory compliance, health, safety and environmental standards.
  • Leading the emergency response team in the branch.
  • Supporting branch health and safety program and conducts safety audits in conjunction with Branch Operations Manager.
  • Conducting daily pre-shift meetings and communicates expectations to employees.
  • Creating a positive work environment and cultivates employee ownership of branch operations and performance.
  • Participating in inspections from outside agencies (DOT,EPA,FDA,DHS).
  • Direct supervision for Material Handlers.
  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • 3 - 5 years of proven experience in operations
  • Knowledge of chemical distribution facility operation
  • SAP or experience with similar ERP systems is beneficial
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; Excel and Word


Our location: 8901 Old Galveston Road, Houston, TX 77034

  • 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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