Transportation Supervisor

Bakersfield, California
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 65,000 - US$ 75,000 per year
Ref. Number
Pacheco, Juanita, Spherion
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Job Description

As a Transportation Supervisor, you will support all functions of the Transportation Department. You will manage drivers, routes, deliveries, maintenance, security and safety, and other transportation related functions to create direct contributions to the division and to customers' experiences. A successful candidate will have effectively demonstrated an ability to continuously build better service, manage daily processes, and instill a culture of innovation.

-Creating and administering daily routing and truck scheduling.
-Monitoring and coordinating maintenance, fueling, and specialty needs.
-Scheduling vehicle repairs, arranging temporary vehicles, and maintaining requisite DOT reporting.
-Monitoring drivers and insuring all drivers are properly trained and possess necessary skills.
-Assisting in the coordination of driver training and testing.
-Ensuring application of safety, accident-prevention standards, methods, and procedures.
-Collaborating in the development and implementation of infrastructure and process guidelines.
-Driving efficiencies within the department and increase division performance against key metrics.
-Discovering opportunities to improve routing operations and increase back-haul revenues.
-Promoting and managing safety at all levels of the operation
-Leading and conducting performance management to foster departmental growth of personnel.
-Participating in the selection, hiring, and employee relations of department personnel.
-Completing paperwork such as: evaluations, accident/injury logs, and other reports and records.
-Assisting in the payroll process of drivers.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

-In-depth knowledge and understanding of Department of Transportation regulations.
-Intermediate level knowledge of Microsoft office applications such as Word and Excel.
-Ability to manage routing and distribution, and logistic computer software.
-Ability to analyze, critically evaluate situations, and communicate effectively.
-Physical ability to handle objects, tools, and/or controls.
-Physical ability to lift, unload, and carry totes and bundles up to 30 lbs. repetitively and up to 60 lbs. occasionally, push up to 50 lbs., and move a dolly loaded with up to 250 lbs.
-Physical ability to stand for a significant period of time and walk continuously on occasion through Physical ability to occasionally bend, kneel, or reach may be required on occasion.

High School

1-4 years

-High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
-Minimum of 2 years of transportation experience.
-Possessing a Class A CDL preferred.

For more information please contact our office at 661-835-1400

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