Driver Team Leader

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: January 04, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 433850
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Driver Team Leader

Our firm has been asked to help with the recruitment of a Driver Team Leader to oversee the management of fleet drivers from our clients Calgary Alberta terminal. We are looking for an individual that can work closely with dedicated drivers to maximize productivity, equipment utilization while ensuring top levels of safety are maintained.

In the role of Driver Manager, you will:

  • Provide front line leadership to your team of up to 100 drivers.
  • Work with large amounts of data to create reports to track incidents, activity, hours etc.
  • Become a key point of contact between fleet and management
  • Conduct analysis around volume forecasts and new lane growth
  • Work with fleet safety and compliance regarding driver incidents
  • Create a culture of safety and team work.

Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of trucking industry regulations
  • Strong ability with excel (working with formulas, macros)
  • MUST BE ABLE TO MAKE DECISIONS USING LARGE AMOUNTS OF INFORMATION
  • Ability to manage and influence others
  • Good presentation skills used when presenting to leadership
  • Willingness to learn and collaborate with others
  • 2+ years management or supervisor experience

This position will require some flexibility in availability with after hours calls and some work on weekends.

If the opportunity to be an integral part of a growing organization is of interest then please email your resume to Sean Baker at MacDonald Search Group. Email: sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com