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  • 9000 West 192nd Street
    Mokena, IL 60448

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Transportation Manager

National DCP • Mokena, IL

Posted 8 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Travel - Negligible
Experience - At least 6 year(s)
Degree - 4 Year Degree
Food, Transportation
Transportation

Job Description

The Transportation Manager will ensure safe, legal, and on-time delivery of freight to member stores throughout assigned territory.  The Transportation Manager has full responsibility for the direction and oversight of all transportation-related functions at his / her assigned territory and associated transportation hubs. 

Duties and Responsibilities

•   Responsible for direction and coordination of route drivers to ensure maximum performance
      relative to product delivery, service and good customer relations

•   Responsible to ensure customer complaints are investigated and resolved related to in-store                       service and delivery

•   Ensures full compliance with all company quality assurance standards

•   Develops annual cost savings initiatives that are aligned with company strategic plan

•   Manage the department’s annual operating budget and assist in cost analysis

•   Effectively schedules, supervises and directs transportation personnel

•   Creates a team orientated environment by developing employees, conducting performance                         appraisals and communicating updates to process, procedures and policies

•   Ensures that personnel understand and implement safety and regulatory policies and procedures

•   Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • BS/BA preferred
  •  5-7 years of multi-state transportation management experience in the food distribution industry
  •  Demonstrated mastery of the Federal Motor Carrier Rules and Regulations
  • Knowledgeable of related OSHA standards and regulations
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software, including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • SAP experience preferred.
  • On Board Computer System Experience required, People Net preferred
  • Prior experience with routing software, Appian preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong leadership and decision making capabilities required
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills required
  • Willing and able to work flexible / extended work schedules, as needed
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