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Transportation Supervisor

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Job Details
Job Order Number
2707918
Company Name
US Foods
Physical Address
2850 HIGHWAY 80 WEST, Selma Highway
Montgomery, AL 36108
Job Description

BASIC PURPOSE:

The primary purpose of this position is to supervise the administration of daily outbound shipments to customers and other distribution centers within the organization. Must ensure a safe and secure working environment and operate in a profitable manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Directs and supervises the work and productivity of drivers and clerical associates within the transportation department.

Ensures all drivers and other transportation department associates are appropriately trained in job duties as well as safety and legal responsibilities.

Anticipates, analyzes and troubleshoots problems with deliveries and devises cost-effective and legal solutions; and acts to implement same.

Schedules drivers for routes based on division devised methodology.

Conducts routine Safety and Driver Meetings.

Create an atmosphere in which upward communication is encouraged and motivate associates to achieve department goals and objectives

Ensure maintenance of driver qualification files.

Investigates all accidents, maintains an accident file, tracks causes and takes appropriate preventative action.

SUPERVISION :

Supervise drivers and department clerical associates

RELATIONSHIPS

Internal: Transportation Dept and Warehouse

External: Customers


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