TRANSPORTATION SUPERVISOR - 2nd Shift in Bluffton, IN at Firstfleet Inc

Date Posted: 2/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position: Transportation Supervisor



**Main Schedule will be Mon.-Thurs.. 1400 -2200 , Friday 1400-2000 2nd shift assisting in Safety, Recruiting and Dispatch Duties**

 Maintain active, on-call list of 'ready' drivers with available hours of service.

 Daily scheduling and dispatch of drivers and equipment on appropriate runs.

 Assign routes, coordinate backhauls and or shuttle pick-ups throughout the day.

 Monitor driver arrival times.

 Ensure that all driver paperwork including logs, DVIR’s, Bills of Lading, Trailer Load Seal Integrity Sheets, Inbound and Outbound trailer inspection reports and Load Condition reports are completed accurately for each run.

 Promptly communicate any issues requiring training or disciplinary action to Fleet Manager, along with action plan for communication, training, etc. with the involved driver.

 Question and follow-up with drivers on low fuel economy (MPG).

 Monitor driver compliance with required dress (uniforms/cleanliness) and address any issues with the driver, reporting issue to the terminal manager.

 Work with safety department to deliver AVR to assigned driver group.


Necessary Skills:

 Knowledge of DOT Regulations

 Knowledge of Company Policy

 Computer skills

 Communication skills


Salary commensurate on experience
- Full Benefit package available including:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Hearing, 401K, Short and Long term Disability and Life Insurance
- Paid vacations after 1 year of service.

Job Requirements

  • 2 years Transportation management experience
  • Transportation/Dispatch experience preferred  
  • Knowledge of DOT Regulations
  • Computer Skills (Outlook, Windows and TMW)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to work overtime if necessary 
  • Must have strong Customer and Driver interaction skills