Transportation Supervisor

Granite City Electric Supply Chicopee , MA 01014

Posted 1 week ago


The Logistics/Transportation Supervisor will report to the Operations Manager. This person will be responsible for overseeing and managing all drivers, deliveries, trucks and DOT related operations.

Essential Functions:

  • Hire, train, motivate and manage all driver personnel to provide accurate and timely services for the receipt and delivery of materials.

  • Schedule all driver's weekly.

  • Plans shift operations and allocating resources.

  • Monitors shift operations; reallocating resources; solving operational problems.

  • Responsible to interact with other departments to resolve problems and improve process flow.

  • Responsible for providing safety compliant delivery vehicles up to all DOT regulations.

  • Establish, monitor and report key measurements to improve departmental performance.

  • Create reports to routinely measure performance and identify potential problems.

  • Promote a team based and positive working environment.

  • Ensure all routing is optimized on a daily basis to best fit the customer's needs.

  • Schedule all time deliveries.


Position Requirements:

  • Embrace GCE core values; Pride, Accountability, Integrity and Respect and apply to each business interaction; internal and external.

  • Intermediate skill level in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills (internal & external customers).

  • Ability to create and foster a team environment.

  • Strong decision-making ability is desired but also must know when to seek assistance.

  • Positive attitude - morale booster.

  • Demonstrated ability to build effective business relationships.

  • Ability to plan and prioritize activities.

  • Ability to handle confidential information.

  • Adaptability / flexibility / willing to change & adjust with business conditions.

  • Recruit, retain and provide ongoing professional development.

  • Coachable & actively participates in coaching process.

  • Team player, Multi-tasker.

  • Works with a sense of urgency.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum 3-5 years related experience in a transportation role.

  • Previous experience with managing routing systems/software, DOT and courier services

Granite City offers competitive wages, great benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, STD/LTD, 401k, vacation, holiday, sick and more! Join our team and work among the best in the industry!

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify.

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