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Second Shift Transportation Supervisor

in Milton, Pennsylvania

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Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    2179

  • Req ID

    22831

  • Job Category

    Logistics/Transportation

  • Career Area

    Distribution

  • Job Type

    Full-Time

  • Career Level

    Supervisor

  • Education Level

    F-2-Year College Degree

  • Travel

    0 - 10%

  • Job Location

    16 S. Industrial Park Rd
    Milton, Pennsylvania 17847
    United States of America (the)

Overview

SUMMARY

The primary purpose of this position is to supervise workloads, schedule, tasks and other related functions to ensure implementation of day-to-day activities of transportation. Ensures compliance of safety standards and maintenance of vehicles are in good running condition during specified shift; either first, second or third shift operations. The candidate will focus on continuous department improvement to meet transportation objectives with emphasis on safety, quality, and customer service. Ensures proper coordination of daily operations through monitoring of performance measures and communication with management and associates. Frequent independent judgments are essential.

Leadership Skills

  • Leadership presence among direct reports and all personnel.

  • Leading and developing talent; preparing them for potential advancement.

  • Ability to effectively partner with the Distribution Center and Store level associates.

  • Ability to be flexible to changing business needs and react to those needs in a professional positive manner.

  • Strong organizational, time management and communication skills.

  • Ability to analyze financial & statistical reports.

  • Accepting of coaching, guidance and supervision.

  • Manage office staff and drivers associated with second shift operations.
  • Implement training and safety procedures.

  • Enforce federal and state regulations as well as Company policies and procedures

Environmental Conditions: Office environment: tile floor, florescent lighting, desk/ office chair, second floor office; outdoor work also required.

Duty Hours (Day/Wk & Hrs/Day):

  • Five day schedule, days are based upon needs of the business, Tuesday - Saturday, start time is 4 pm; hours and days are subject to change, and will be impacted during holiday periods.

Job Qualifications

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This position directly supervises drivers, jockeys and office staff to carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Weis Markets policies, DOT regulations, and applicable laws. The incumbent determines work order based upon demand and the need of product. Responsibilities include training, directing, rewarding, and disciplining associate; appraising associate performance; and resolving complaints.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, the associate must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required:

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or GED equivalent with a minimum of five (5) years’ Transportation and/or Supply Chain Operations experience or Bachelor of Science in Logistics, Supply Chain Management or Business Administration and a minimum of three (3) years’ of Warehouse, Supply Chain or Logistics experience required. Basic technical knowledge and transportation experience within food distribution preferred.

JOB LOCATION

16 S. Industrial Park Rd
Milton, Pennsylvania  17847

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