Night Driver Manager

Night Driver Manager

Covenant Logistics Group | Chattanooga, TN, 37402, US
Salary Range:$37,000 – $63,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 19 days ago

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Description

Overview

Night Operations Driver Managers are the lifeline of our most valuable assets, our professional drivers. They are responsible for assisting in a variety of driver needs but also directly managing and directing the work of professional drivers. Driver Managers are required to take actions or make recommendations that are given significant weight with respect to discipline, terminations, and other changes of a driver's employment status, often requiring the exercise of discretion and independent judgment with respect to significant business matters.

Responsibilities

* Manage all driver interactions, coaching and documenting any issues • Communicating availability and ETA's to planning and customer service • Accurately updated TMW and Service trace • Confirm driver routing for expirations, maintenance, trade trucks, and home time • Manage turnover with a balanced approach to solving a driver's problem and doing what's right for both the driver and company • Maintain mileage goals for drivers and trucks • Be available for efficient communication with drivers, and in-house personnel • Track breakdowns tractors assigned to their fleet • Create a culture a of safety by keeping a safety-first attitude • Ensure a high level of utilization for tractors and drivers. • Maintain accurate, swift information in all programs • Ability to manage multiple fleets. • Monitoring the management of equipment, including communicating and following through on maintenance needs of assigned trucks, locating/securing hotels when needed, and escalating extended down times to manager • Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of Covenant Transport Services.

Qualifications

Knowledge Skills, and Abilities• Ability to deescalate • Customer service attitude • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite Education and Experience• High School diploma is required. • Bachelor's Degree preferred. • 0 years of relevant experience is required. • 1-5 years of relevant experience is preferred.

Competitive Compensation

401(k) match, Serious Health Condition PayFull Health Benefits Package

Medical, Dental, Vision, Telemedicine, Short & Long Term Disability, Health Savings Account, Life InsurancePaid Time Off

Holidays, Birthday, Wellness Day, Vacation & Sick TimeCultural Perks

Casual Dress, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discount Program, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Adoption Assistance and Employee Assistance ProgramCovenant Logistics is an Equal Opportunity EmployerM/F/Disability/Veteran

VEVRAA Federal Contractor