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Title:  Operations Manager II


Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company:  Univar Solutions USA Inc
Requisition ID:  24474

Want to work for a company that is reimagining distribution?  Join Univar Solutions, the premier global distributor of chemicals and ingredients.  Our goal is to function as a direct extension of our customers’ teams; to serve as an ally in their quest of business success. 

At Univar Solutions, we’re building on our more than 90 years of experience  and drawing on deep resources – inventory and logistics experts, scientists, PhDs, procurement, customer service, sales and marketers-to deliver consultative services and an unmatched portfolio to solve customers’ formulation and operational challenges.  When you work for Univar Solutions, you’ll play an important role in shaping how we deliver more than chemical and ingredients. 



This role is responsible for maintaining safe, legal, efficient, environmentally sound, and economical operations activities of the branches in the region. Provides direct support and oversight to Manager National Operations.Functions as staff to the Manager of National Operations - ChemCare and coordinates with other members of the Corporate Office and Regional staff to achieve safety, regulatory compliance, and profitability.


What you'll do
•    Coordinating the implementation and maintenance of the operating equipment, policies, procedure, methods, and systems for the region.
•    Improving or creating new policies and procedures, safety standards, methods, and equipment for the position.
•    Collaborating with Regional Managers on facilitation of internal and external logistics recommendations.
•    Recommending and supervising maintenance and improvement of facilities in conjunction with the Branch Operations Manager or the Director of Operations.
•    Visiting off-site locations, branches to review the operational activities and equipment to recommend changes or corrections.
•    Supervising compliance with OSHA, EPA, DOT, and other Federal, State and Local regulations and conducting routine safety audits.
•    Ensuring training programs are conducted and documented.
•    Participating in the recruiting process of Field Services roles in the region to ensure open roles are filled on time.


What You'll Need
•    College degree, or equivalent business experience.
•    5 to 7 years of proven Hazardous Waste Field Services or Sales leadership experience within the industry.
•    Extensive knowledge of sales activities, warehousing, accounting, credit, personnel management, transportation, and an understanding of how to handle emergency situations.
•    Familiar with local, state, and federal business laws as they apply to our operations.

•    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.
•    Opportunities for raises/promotions
•    Career progression





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.


We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous PTO and much more.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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