Operations Manager II
Company: Univar Solutions
Posted on: October 12, 2021
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
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
- Formulate and submit for approval to Director of Operations and
Manager of National Operations - ChemCare both long- and short-term
operating programs and plans, including fixed asset investment
budget on a fiscal year basis.
- Oversee implementation and maintenance of standard operating
equipment, policies, procedure, methods, and systems within the
region with corporate guidance.
- Recommend new or improved policies, procedures, safety
standards, methods, and equipment within the scope of his/her
- Work with and advise Regional Managers on facilitation and
internal and external logistics recommendations.
- Recommend, plan, and oversee maintenance, modification,
expansion and or improvement of facilities in conjunction with the
Terminal/Branch Operations Manager to the Director of
- Recommend and approve specifications and capital expenditure
request of operating equipment and containers to Director of
Operations and Manager of National Operations - ChemCare.
- Visit off site locations, branches, and work in progress at
regular intervals to review the operational activities and
equipment; and implement or recommend/report the changes or
- Keeps Director of Operations, Manager of National Operations -
ChemCare appraised of environmental site investigative work and
corrective action progress. Support Environmental Affairs work
within the region.
- Monitor compliance with OSHA, EPA, DOT, and other Federal,
State and Local regulations. Insure required permits and reports
are timely and in order. Conduct routine safety audits on regular
- Support and participate in the Quality Process/Cases within the
- Support and act as liaison with all lines of business within
- Ensure training programs and systems for regulatory
requirements and for development of personnel at all operating
levels are conducted and documented.
- Recruits and maintains current and future candidates for Field
Services roles in the region to insure open roles are filled
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.
- Must have extensive knowledge of company’s sales activities,
warehousing, accounting, credit, personnel management,
transportation, and an understanding of how to handle emergency
- Should be familiar with local, state, and federal business laws
as they apply to our operations.
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
We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including
medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous PTO
and much more.
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