Veterans Preferred - Transportation Supervisor
Company: US Foods
Posted on: May 5, 2021
Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Join Our Community of
Food People BASIC PURPOSE: The primary purpose of this position is
to supervise the administration of daily outbound shipments to
customers and other distribution centers within the organization.
Must ensure a safe and secure working environment and operate in a
profitable manner. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Directs
and supervises the work and productivity of drivers and clerical
associates within the transportation department. Ensures all
drivers and other transportation department associates are
appropriately trained in job duties as well as safety and legal
responsibilities. Anticipates, analyzes and troubleshoots problems
with deliveries and devises cost-effective and legal solutions; and
acts to implement same. Schedules drivers for routes based on
division devised methodology. Conducts routine Safety and Driver
Meetings. Create an atmosphere in which upward communication is
encouraged and motivate associates to achieve department goals and
objectives Ensure maintenance of driver qualification files.
Investigates all accidents, maintains an accident file, tracks
causes and takes appropriate preventative action. The following
information is provided in accordance with the Colorado Pay Equity
Act. Compensation depends on experience, geographic locations, and
other factors permitted by law. In Colorado, the expected
compensation for this role is between $54,400.00 and $90,700.00 USD
Annual. This role is also eligible for annual incentive plan bonus.
Benefits for this role include health insurance, pre-tax spending
accounts, retirement benefits, paid time off, short-term and
long-term disability, employee stock purchase plan, and life
insurance. To review available benefits, please click here:
https://www.usfoods.com/careers/benefits.html . SUPERVISION :
Supervise drivers and department clerical associates RELATIONSHIPS
Internal: Transportation Dept and Warehouse External: Customers
QUALIFICATIONS Education/Training: High School Diploma or
equivalent required, Possess Commercial Drivers License (CDL)
preferred. Related Experience: A minimum of 4 years
transportation/delivery experience required and 1 year of
experience managing a hourly workforce required.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to openly and effectively
communicate with all associates. Must be able to use, or learn to
use, all equipment, global positioning systems (GPS) i.e. XATA, and
tools used to perform the job. Must be able to perform all job
functions safely. Must be able to work the scheduled/assigned times
and required overtime for the position. Must know/have ability to
learn MSDS information regarding all material used within the scope
of the work. Understand and interpret DOT and other state and
federal regulations. Physical Requirements: JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:
1. SIT Occasionally to Frequently on Driver Assessment days 2.
STAND Occasionally 3. WALK Occasionally 4. DRIVE Occasionally JOB
REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT: 1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary) Occasionally 2.
10-20 lbs (Light) Occasionally 3. 25-50 lbs (Medium) Rarely 4.
50-100 lbs (Heavy) Rarely Max 80 pounds 5. Over 100 lbs (Very
Heavy) Never JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY: 1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary)
Occasionally 2. 10-20 lbs (Light) Occasionally 3. 25-50 lbs
(Medium) Rarely 4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy) Rarely Max 80 pounds 5. Over
100 lbs (Very Heavy) Never JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO: 1. Push/pull
Occasionally Item: Hand Truck, Dolly, Product, mouse 2.
Climb/balance Occasionally Item: In/Out Trucks 3. Stoop/squat
Occasionally 4. Kneel/bend Occasionally 5. Bend Occasionally 6.
Reach above shoulder Occasionally 7. Grasp objects Frequently Type:
pens, paper, mouse, boxes, hand truck handle/control, dolly handle,
steering wheel 8. Manipulate objects Paper files, spread sheets,
boxes of product, Hand truck/dolly gear shift 9. Twisting
Occasionally EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender
Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status
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