Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.


Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • San Leandro, CA

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Freight Operations Supervisor jobs in San Leandro, CA delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
8 to 15 characters
1 uppercase letter
1 number or symbol
1 lowercase letter
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Quality Supervisor-UPS Freight

UPS Professional • San Leandro, CA

Posted 5 days ago

Job Snapshot

Packaging, Transportation


How Do You Compare to the Competition?

Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account

Job Description

Job Summary

The Region Quality Supervisor identifies and assists with the resolution of quality issues related to the prevention of cargo claims. He/She provides direction to service centers within the region to support the Four Key Focus Areas of profitable revenue growth, service, cost control, and yield improvement. This position accomplishes results through the supervision, planning, organizing, and direction of company and regional quality and claims prevention initiatives. The Region Quality Supervisor conducts audits on Overages, Shortages, and Damages (OS&D) procedures. He/She assists in regional training related to quality issues. This position supervises specialists.

The Region Quality Supervisor provides leadership in each of the four key focus areas to ensure achievement of results. He/She conducts random on-site audits of OS&D procedures within the region to ensure adherence to company policies and procedures. This position conducts random audits of delivery exceptions for completeness to ensure compliance with company requirements. The Region Quality Supervisor resolves individual and group performance issues in accordance with UPS’s policies and procedures in a timely manner to motivate and foster teamwork. He/She supervises regional compliance of OS&D training and assists in its coordination and instruction to increase knowledge and effectiveness.

Other Duties

  • Interprets, implements, and enforces service center work instructions to ensure adherence to company policies and procedures.
  • Manages and implements security and loss prevention procedures to maintain compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Participates in the investigation of claims to identify the cause and implement prevention plans and procedures accordingly.
  • Prepares and submits financial and operational reports to provide current information.
  • Prepares and submits financial and operational reports to provide current information.
  • Generates reports to assist in identifying quality and compliance improvement, corrective actions, and resolution.
  • Performs detailed analysis to identify quality measurements (e.g., deliveries per exception, exception frequency, shipments charged, etc.).
  • Prepares and implements action plans to ensure the region achieves quality and claims prevention goals.
  • Prepares and submits action plans to gain consensus and achieve desired results.
  • Assists service centers in the development and implementation of action plans to address accounts with a history of high cargo claims expenses.

 Preferred Competencies

  • Assesses Business Needs: Identifies current and future needs of the customer or business; understands how business needs dictate the project’s requirements, project direction, business objectives, and resource allocation; makes recommendations on the solutions-design phase of the project.
  • Budget Management: Demonstrates basic knowledge of finance and accounting theory and principles.
  • Conducts Customer Analysis: Demonstrates some advanced knowledge of how to conduct customer analysis using common sources of information to identify customer facts and trends; collects standard research data about current and prospective customers with some guidance; identifies and develops lists of prospective customers; assists with identifying instances where customer needs or expectations are not being met; drafts promotions of products, services, and features based upon research with oversight from others.
  • Conducts Research: Uses the research problem to guide relevant data gathering and benchmarking; develops a working knowledge of literature related to the research problem; minimizes personal biases that may impact the research process or outcomes; gathers data that represent all sides of the business case.
  • Detail Orientation: Distinguishes between “big picture” concepts and comments and specialized, smaller specific facts associated with work; notes the specifics of events and experiences; explains, in general, how details impact end goals or outcomes; ensures that work is completed accurately and with the appropriate level of detail.
  • Freight Forwarding Operations Knowledge: Demonstrates a detailed understanding of processes, procedures, and technology for intermodal transportation; identifies root causes of recurring issues within freight forwarding operations; describes the general structure of freight forwarding operations.
  • Incident Investigation: Describes types of incidents; demonstrates basic knowledge of requirements for initiating an investigation of incidents; describes the procedures followed for investigating incidents.
  • Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Knowledge: Applies knowledge of agencies' functions and regulations to compliance and enforcement activities; identifies routine situations where the organization may be out of compliance as well as the specific impacts of non-compliance.
  • Quality Assurance Knowledge: Makes minor adjustments to test plans; recognizes the importance of quality assurance to the business; identifies conditions that impede that quality assurance process.
  • Solicits and Gathers Information: Uses in-depth techniques to uncover new information or details that are not readily available; selects techniques and strategies that are appropriate for the audience; chooses techniques that result in more accurate and thorough information; implements strategies that minimize biases and preconceived ideas.
  • Solves Customer Problems: Involves other functional groups in complex issues; develops creative or resourceful approaches to resolving issues; identifies potential issues before they occur; keeps customer engaged and motivated despite difficult circumstances or setbacks.
  • Technology Knowledge: Recognizes the basic impact of technology on UPS business, services, and processes; identifies technological barriers in achieving desired objectives; maintains appropriate breadth and depth of technological knowledge for current work assignment.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (or internationally comparable degree) or be a current UPS employee with three years of UPS experience- Preferred
  • Experience in Conducting Customer Analysis- Preferred


Employer will not sponsor a visa for position.

UPS is an equal opportunity employer – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity
Job ID: 6888264
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.