Managed Transportation Operations Supervisor

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As the Transportation Supervisor, you will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing a variety of transportation activities, and supervising day-to-day transportation operations and a driver workforce. If you’re ready to build a career you can be proud of, we have the opportunity for you to grow with XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive program.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Lead and supervise transportation staff and drivers
  • Train and evaluate employee performance; recommend or initiate hiring, promotions, transfers, or disciplinary actions
  • Ensure optimization of efficient routing of deliveries and driver performance
  • Coordinate and dispatch drivers to appropriate locations
  • Track and trace shipments for customers to ensure on time, accurate, and satisfactory deliveries; provide updates as necessary
  • Respond to incidents and collisions; coordinate with appropriate company resources to resolve problems; provide follow-up and reporting, as required
  • Correctly maintain and generate required reports; properly process, audit, and file various documentation

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years of transportation or supply chain experience required, basic knowledge of DOT rules and regulations
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS Project) and Windows applications; ability to create complex formulas in MS Excel, and quickly learn and achieve proficiency in new software applications

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3 years of operations experience, 1 years of experience supervising
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Ability to develop insightful, value-added and actionable analyses with detailed explanations regarding drivers of those results; produce unambiguous, comprehensive and accurate interpretations
  • Proven leadership and collaboration skills with the ability to effectively supervise, coach, and influence employees

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time-to-time, as needed.

Company
XPO Logistics
Posted
04/07/2018
Type
Full time