c/o Human Resources
666 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Transportation Supervisor - Martinsburg, WV
Duties will include dispatching, route planning, and customer interaction. This position is also responsible for utilization of equipment and staff to maintain efficiency, customer satisfaction and overall operational profitability. The ideal candidate will meet the expectations below as well as have the desire to learn, grow and develop into a strong terminal leader. Must be flexible with schedules.
Schedule: 7:30AM - 5PM M-F
Schedule and direct the work activity for a group of company drivers and yard hostlers.
Provide leadership and direction to drivers and other operations staff to include process improvement, team building, coaching and feedback.
Organize, plan and implement transportation solutions for assigned customers that utilize the best cost option to maximize profitability and customer satisfaction.
Identify and resolve delivery and scheduling issues through timely communication with customers, drivers, vendors and other Ruan locations.
Process and audit driver logs, vehicle condition reports and other paperwork in compliance with DOT regulations.
Associate's degree preferred; strongly prefer Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Transportation or Logistics.
2 years experience in an operational transportation or similar industry role strongly desired.
Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations required.
Strong working knowledge of dispatch systems and Microsoft Office Suite, specifically excel.
Direct experience leading, directing and developing transportation team members.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
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