Transportation Supervisor

Our client in Jersey City is looking for a transportation (dispatch) supervisor to work on the dispatching of their trucks. This is a Direct Hire role with a pay up $55k-75k depending on experience. Manages and directs the daily activities of the Transportation employees including scheduling, training, performance management, etc. Directs the daily load and route planning and the dispatch of trucks to designated locations in a timely manner. Resolves issues by identifying gaps and fixing the root cause. • Supervises operational activities to ensure customer expectations and Service Level Agreements are met. • Ensures compliance with and training on all company policies including state and federal regulations. Ensures compliance with and training on customer specific requirements and meets all Customer audit expectations. • Ensures all safety and security procedures are followed by the employees. Provides active coaching, training and mentoring to achieve these results. • Monitors productivity standards and holds team members accountable for meeting or exceeding goals. Recognizes those meeting and exceeding goals. • Communicates with Customers daily by phone to schedule deliveries. • Ensures employee qualification compliance with Department of Transportation guidelines, and state/county guard and weapons requirements. • Record keeping and scheduling of all vehicle maintenance. • Holds employees accountable to production standards and customer expectations. • Effectively contributes to and maintains a positive work environment at Ideal Supply and fosters collaboration across departments and company functions. • Daily use of routing software to create the most efficient routes. • Training of new processes, procedures, and software for all Transportation employees. • Follow documented daily “Shop Management” procedure. • Other duties as needed. email for consideration

Job Requirements:
  • Supervise drivers and other transportation personnel
  • Ensure all drivers and other transportation department associates
  • Coordinate and monitor all transportation and routing operations
  • Oversee daily transportation of all modes
  • Ensure coverage of transportation schedules
  • Manage all drivers at the auction and supervise transportation operations at the auction terminal (drivers, trucks and transportation staff), directing the efficient and safe transportation
  • Train and supervise staff in transportation department
  • Lead transportation research projects in transportation management, operations, and planning
  • Maintain required transportation records/logs
  • Provide support for transportation associates
  • Assure Company's compliance with transportation safety
  • Develop new business in the transportation operations
  • Manage transportation staff and resources
  • Provide general supervision of all transportation drivers and administrative staff
  • Identify and correct transportation service issues
  • Lead, direct and supervise transportation operations and personnel
  • Provide transportation support for inbound and outbound transportation activities as related to the DC
  • Coordinate all programs related to transportation department
  • Identify potential problems that could impact service levels, on-time deliveries
  • Direct and supervise the work and productivity of Delivery Drivers
Full time
Jersey City, NJ 07302, US