Transportation Supervisor

Job Description

 

JOB SUMMARY

Provides support to the Transportation Manager in the day-to-day operations of the transportation department.

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Monitor and control all Telogis/On Board Computer and log reports.
  • Monitor and control attendance policy and scheduling.
  • Maintain positive employee relations.
  • Communicate and cooperate with all supervisors and department heads. Keep manager apprised of any problems or potential problems.
  • Work with manager on routing to reduce miles.
  • Work with manager in securing all potential backhauls.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES THAT MAY BE ASSIGNED

  • Train and supervise drivers.
  • Conduct accident and injury investigations, complete timely, detailed reports and give to the Safety Manager.  Help to prevent accidents and injury’s through the SYGMA Safe processes.
  • Insure DOT compliance including driver logs, route weights and trip reporting.
  • Provide back up support to driver position; safely and efficiently transport product from warehouse to various customers and properly unloads the product according to customer invoices.
  • Maintain accident file and records.
  • Monitor and coach driver performance.