Transportation Manager in Fairless Hills, PA at Transformco

Date Posted: 6/4/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    1 Kresge Road
    Fairless Hills, PA
  • Date Posted:
    6/4/2021
  • Job ID:
    1004759BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 1004759BR
Employing Entity: Transform Innovel Solutions LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Transportation
Store ID: 08275: MORRISVILLE DC

• Maintains compliance with all federal, state and local transportation regulations.• Insures customer service mandates are strictly adhered to by all carriers.• Communicates with corporate, field and distribution center management on all transportation related issues.• Maintains and develops effective transportation cost control measures.• Audits and approves all transportation related invoices.• Insures all carrier routings are in accordance to corporate guidelines.• Trains and educates staff on latest transportation policy and operations.• Hires, orients, trains, evaluates, recommends pay increases and develops associates. When necessary carries out disciplinary actions or recommends termination of employment.• Monitors and adjusts delivery windows when necessary to maximize on time performance.• Supervises follow up on all shipments requiring special handling such as new stores, special orders, rush orders, add ons, etc.• Tracks inbound and outbound movement of all import containers.• Visits stores at regular intervals to acquire information in store, carrier and distribution center performance.• Oversees the procurement of backhaul, third party or otherwise, for fleet operations.• Maintains an open line of communication between distribution center operations, stores, carriers and Sears Holdings Resource Center.• Ability to physically access all areas of working environment that he/she is responsible for to observe operations, observe associates, instruct in methods of operation, and assess needs.• Manages Customer Care Program and monitor performance.• Monitors and adjusts batch plan as necessary to optimize cross docking processes.• Establishes sound process improvement initiatives that drive year over year improvement.• Flexibility to work variable shifts.

Job Requirements

Maintains compliance with all federal, state and local transportation regulations
• Ensures customer service mandates are strictly adhered to by all carriers
• Communicates with Corporate, Field and distribution center management on all transportation related issues
• Maintains and develops effective transportation cost control measures
• Audits and approves all transportation related invoices
• Ensures all carrier routings are in accordance to corporate guidelines
• Trains and educates staff on latest transportation policy and operations
• Monitors and adjusts delivery windows when necessary to maximize on time performance
• Tracks inbound and outbound movement of all import containers
• Performs supervisory functions, including but not limited to, making employment decisions regarding hiring, promoting, demoting
and terminating, conducting performance appraisals and coaching and developing associates.


#Corporate, #Distribution
8275

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