Transportation Manager - Savage, MD
Company: Maines Paper & Food Service, Inc.
Posted on: July 15, 2019
This year, Maines Paper & Food Service, Inc. is celebrating serving
our customers for 100 years and looking for the finest talent to
join our team! GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Transportation
Manager is responsible for supervising transportation personnel,
scheduling drivers, directing distribution activities, coordinating
deliveries and backhauls, fleet repairs and replacements, resolving
issues, and ensuring compliance. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND
- Manage drivers including reviewing performance and C&C,
ensuring timely and efficient deliveries, and cost effective
- Develops and maintains driver's daily work schedule.
- Oversees delivery drivers and resolve delivery complaints.
- Collaborate with customer service and sales representatives to
ensure high levels of productivity and service.
- Research the most cost productive routes for deliveries.
- Monitor overtime compared to routes.
- Monitor Driver ELD reports.
- Ensure compliance with budgetary needs.
- Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the
organization's policies and applicable laws.
- Manage department personnel including but not limited to
interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning,
and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and
disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving
- Monitors compliance and safety to reduces loss due to
violations and reduce loss due to shortage or damage.
- Complete special projects and other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, and SKILLS: To perform this job
successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential
duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of
the qualifications, knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Highly organized with strong attention to detail and accuracy with
commitment to customer service and meeting deadlines. Strong
understanding of effective routing and transportation cost savings
measures. Should possess good computer skills including MS Office
Suite and knowledge of routing and scheduling software. Excellent
written and verbal communication skills. Possess knowledge of
driver safety and DOT compliance requirements. Ability to motivate
and develop employees. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's
degree with a minimum of three (3) years' experience in
transportation management or related role with a minimum of two (2)
years in a supervisory capacity; or equivalent combination of
education and experience. Food industry experience preferred.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position supervises
Transportation Supervisor, Drivers, and Dispatchers. WORK
ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The work environment
characteristics and physical demands described are representative
of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to sit. The employee frequently is required to
walk, use hands and fingers, handle objects or controls, talk and
hear, stand, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must
regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift
and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee may be required to travel
and will be exposed to normal driving conditions. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision. The noise
level in the work environment is usually moderate. BENEFITS:
- Company Paid Life Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Medical Insurance
- Vision Insurance
- Referral Bonus
- Direct Deposit
- Educational Reimbursement
- Boot Reimbursement
- Excellent Advancement Opportunities If you're looking for
challenge, growth, and genuine job satisfaction, then look to
Don t Miss This Amazing Opportunity with Maines!
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apply to the position.
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application on a mobile device or computer.
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