Transportation Supervisor

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: September 23, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 247219
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution

Our client, a highly respected provider of leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions is currently searching for a Transportation Supervisor based in Calgary. In this role you will be responsible for leading and coaching a team of planners, dispatchers and drivers on the daily operations of both domestic and cross border moves.

Responsibilities:
  • Overseeing the daily operations in order to ensure organizational goals are met
  • Provide leadership to your team to meet or exceed daily targets and expectations
  • Work in a cooperative team environment
  • Act as liaison and point of contact between your team and management
Qualifications:
  • Post-Secondary education in business, transportation, operations or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of solid supervisory experience from an asset based transportation environment.
  • Knowledge of cross border or domestic FTL transportation industry, milk-run, pedal run or consolidations.
  • Solid leadership and conflict management capabilities.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Flexible and willing to carry a cell phone for emergencies.
*Preference to those candidates that have prior experience from perishable cargo.

Should you meet above requirements and are looking to take your career to the next level, please do not hesitate to apply. Please submit your resume directly to: sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com and ensure your subject line reads exactly as follows: Transportation Supervisor