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Transportation Supervisor

Pompano Beach, FL

Posted: 11/30/2012
Terminal Number: 241
Summary Information: Ruan has an exciting opportunity at our Terminal in Pompano Beach, FL for a Transportation Supervisor. The duties of the Transportation Supervisor include dispatching, route planning, and customer interaction. Our terminal is on-site with our customer, so a high level of communication and professionalism is required. 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 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.

Organize and manage training, repairs, and maintenance.

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 required; strongly prefer Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Transportation or Logistics.

2 years of experience in an operational transportation or similar industry role strongly desired.

Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations preferred.

Strong working knowledge of dispatch systems and Microsoft Office Suite, specifically excel.

Direct experience leading, directing and developing transportation team members is preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


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