Dixon Warehouse Operations Manager Trainee in Houston, Texas

Dixon Valve, founded in 1916, is a global hose fitting and accessory manufacturer with distribution centers around the world. With a long history as a valued partner in the industrial distribution network, Dixon looks to the future to innovate and design solutions for a variety of markets, from oil and gas to food and beverage. Click Here to visit us on YouTube.

We have invested heavily in robotics, automation and cutting edge software to keep us competitive in the global market place. We have a long history of re-investing in our company -- be it the latest machine tools, training programs or additional personnel, which has positioned us well for the future.

Dixon prides itself on having the best and brightest employees who are focused on delighting our customers and committed to a culture of respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, caring, fairness and citizenship. We continually look for ways to encourage our employees to learn and grow in the organization by providing opportunities for continuous improvement in all aspects of the business.

Dixon's U.S. headquarters is located in Chestertown, MD on the eastern shore and employs over 1,600 employees around the world.

At Dixon, we value the contributions of our Military Veterans and proudly employ our nation’s heroes. Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

*Dixon is looking for an Operations Manager Trainee to join its Warehouse Team in Houston, TX. *

Position Summary:

This position will learn all things required in the day to day operations of our warehouse operation while supporting customer service functions. Responsibilities include but not limited to day-to-day activities including packing, pulling/checking customer orders, replenishment, shipping and material handling, monitoring flow of stock and shipments, making recommendations for process improvements and customer service. Applicants should have 2-4 years’ experience in the warehouse/distribution field along with supervisory or leadership experience.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to customer service
  • Work as a member of the Distribution team performing general warehouse duties
  • Problem resolution
  • Help to coach and train staff
  • May operate hand equipment and forklift
  • Learn the daily operations of the warehouse

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite
  • Strong understanding of warehouse processes and customer service
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment
  • Ability to lift and maneuver 70 lbs. consistently over the course of a shift
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed in this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required and are subject to change. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Employment at DVCC, Inc. is contingent upon the candidate's ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, drug screening and physical capabilities test.

Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status and any other status protected by federal, state or local law.



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Leader:Inspires teammates to follow them

Detail Oriented:Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Loyal:Shows firm and constant support to a cause

Team Player:Works well as a member of a group

Enthusiastic:Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest



Growth Opportunities:Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Ability to Make an Impact:Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Self-Starter:Inspired to perform without outside help

Goal Completion:Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Flexibility:Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals



High School or better



2-4 years:Warehouse lead, customer service

Posted: October 18, 2016