Job Description

Why Valvoline?

We’ve been in the car business for more than 150 years, starting with the invention of the world’s first motor oil. Today, we’re a global leader in automotive services and lubricants, driven every day by a people-centered focus on innovation and service excellence.


As we often say, it starts with all of our people — and that’s where you come in. We’re looking for humble, hungry and smart people to help us power the future of mobility. If you’re looking for a collaborative and flexible work environment that invests in your growth and success, you’ve come to the right place.


Careers for the Driven

Valvoline has a rewarding opportunity as a Production Assistant. We whole-heartedly adopt a ‘never idle' mindset. We also know that outstanding service begins and ends with our employees. So, we’re looking for good people to join our team. You bring your skills, talents and drive. We will give you a great place to work, a competitive salary and benefits, and the resources and support to develop and advance within our global company.


How You’ll Make an Impact

The Production Assistant is the primary contact for export business/kitting activity at La Porte and works with all business partners to ensure the timely and accurate shipments of export orders.
In the role, you would be responsible for:

  • Driving the export program at the Valvoline La Porte warehouse. Primary contact for all export order processing functions.
  • Managing IWP, printing of export orders, export order changes and closing out all shipping container paperwork.
  • Working closely with material handlers on all shifts to ensure containers are loaded on time and accurately.
  • Working with CSR in Lexington to manage export process.
  • Participating in conference calls, as needed, to maintain good communication with export team in Lexington.
  • Supporting manager and other team members by solving problems, researching information, scanning, faxing, filing, etc., as requested, and working on special projects as needed.
  • Developing and updating monthly reports for tracking performance and reviewing with facility personnel.

What You'll Need

  • Two year Associate's Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of two years' experience in a Distribution Center
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk for long periods
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. 

What Will Set You Apart

  •  SAP experience

Benefits That Drive Themselves

  • Health insurance plans (medical, dental, vision)
  • HSA and flexible spending accounts
  • 401(k)  
  • Incentive opportunity*
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and holidays*
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee discounts
  • Tuition reimbursement*
  • Adoption assistance*

*Terms and conditions apply, and benefits may differ depending on position.

Females and minorities encouraged to apply.


Valvoline provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Are you good at what you do? Join us.


The Company endeavors to make its recruitment process accessible to any and all users.  Reasonable accommodations will be provided, upon request, to applicants with disabilities in order to facilitate equal opportunity throughout the recruitment and selection process.  Please contact Human Resources at 1-800-Valvoline or email to make a request for reasonable accommodation during any aspect of the recruitment and selection process.  The contact information is for accommodation requests only; do not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications.


Application Instructions

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